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Annual Caregiver's Journey Conference
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8th Annual "Caregiver's Journey" Conference

When: April 26, 2018
Where: Crowne Plaza, Warwick, RI

This conference is for both caregivers and professionals who dedicate their lives to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia is truly a labor of love. We offer varied workshops throughout the day that provide caregivers and professionals with the tools to carry on their journey of caring and supporting persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. At the conference, we present lectures from renowned experts in the field and various breakout sessions that provide modern educational tools geared toward carrying out the best practices of providing care for those who live with these unique diagnoses.

Registration is closed.

2018 Keynote Speaker: Stephen P. Salloway, MD, MS



 

Dr. Salloway received his MD from Stanford Medical School and completed residencies in neurology and psychiatry at Yale University. He is the Director of Neurology and the Memory and Aging Program at Butler Hospital and Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Dr. Salloway is an internationally recognized leader in clinical trials for the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's disease. He has served as lead or contributing author for important publications in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, in the New England Journal of Medicine, in Nature, and JAMA Neurology. Under his direction, the Butler Hospital Memory and Aging Program has conducted more than 100 clinical trials developing new diagnostic tests and treatments for memory loss and his program is currently conducting 5 prevention trials for individuals at high risk for AD. Dr. Salloway works closely with the national Alzheimer’s Association on key initiatives to advance research and treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.


 

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