2nd Annual Dementia Update


Date & Location
Saturday, December 2, 2017 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM   I. Dodd Wilson, Little, AR

Specialties
All Specialties

Overview

Continuing education about dementia screening, pharmacological and non-pharmacological management strategies, and caring for patients with dementia. Providing healthcare providers and caregivers with evidence-based updates in battling dementia.



Objectives
  1. Discuss the signs and symptoms of dementia.
  2. Discuss appropriate strategies for management of behavioral systems.
  3. Identify support services and resources for managing patients with dementia.
  4. Identify common behavioral issues seen in dementia patients..
  5. Discuss diagnostic modalities for stratifying dementia for primary care providers.
  6. Discuss medication and safety concerns of patients with dementia.
  7. Discuss exercise strategies for improving cognition in dementia patients.
  8. Identify legal issues of patients with dementia.

Registration

Conference Registration:

*Pre-registration ends November 28, 2017.

REGISTRATION

(Before November 28, 2017)

Accredited Healthcare Professionals

$75.00

Residents and Fellows

$0.00

Community Members

$0.00

NOTICE FOR UAMS DEPARTMENTS- If you plan to pay via IDT, please contact Vanessa Jackson in the UAMS OCE Office!

This invoice may be paid by IDT using the following information: 

Fund number 900

Cost center 1011500

G/L number 600001  




Accreditation

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Designation Statement

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

These knowledge based activities will provide pharmacists up to 5.50 contact hours or 0.55 CEU.  CE credit information, based on verification of live attendance and completion of the program evaluation, will be provided to NABP within 60 days after the activity completion. 

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Arkansas for Medical sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.50 ANCC contact hours.  Nursing contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of program components based upon documented attendance and completion of evaluation materials.