Many Faces of Dementia:
It's Not All Alzheimer's Disease
DATE AND TIME:
Friday, March 16, 2018
7:30 am to 3:30pm
University of Southern California
University Park Campus
USC Radisson Hotel
3540 S. Figueroa St. Los Angeles, CA 90007
CONFERENCE DESCRIPTION AND TARGET AUDIENCE:
A one-day conference designed to bring together health care professionals, clinical researchers, residential care facility and community agency administrators, and providers in the greater Los Angeles area, who provide care for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. This year's conference will focus on non-Alzheimer’s dementias. The morning session will include speakers discussing the presentations and course and treatment approaches for the major dementias: fronto-temporal dementias, Lewy body dementia, vascular dementia, and early onset familial Alzheimer’s disease. The afternoon will include a presentation on advances in diagnostic imaging in the differential diagnosis of dementia; a facilitated panel presentation of individuals with dementia and their care partners; and a presentation regarding community-based resources and support for families.
More Information about CME Credits will be Available Soon
6 CE hours for California-licensed LCSW/LMFT, RN/LVN, NHAP, RCFE, Psychologists (pending board approval). OR Certificate of attendance available. Attendees receiving CE hours must attend entire conference. This conference meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for CA-licensed LCSWs and LMFTs (Provider #134665). Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #12683) to provide continuing education for CA-licensed RNs and LVNs. Conference meets the qualifications for 6 hours. Psychologists: 6.0 CEs for Psychologists USC Dept of Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. USC Dept of Psychology maintains responsibility for this program and its content hours. CME HOURS WILL BE AVAILABLE PENDING BOARD APPROVAL.
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