3rd Annual Dementia Update

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Date & Location
Saturday, December 1, 2018, 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM, I. Dodd Wilson Building - UAMS, Little Rock, AR

Target Audience
Geriatric Medicine, Neurology

Overview
Continuing education about dementia screening, pharmacological and non-pharmacological management strategies, and caring for patients with dementia.

Objectives
  1. Differentiate between the common presentations of dementia seen in primary care.
  2. Identify strategies to build person-centered care into everyday practice.
  3. Identify support services and resources for managing patients with dementia.
  4. Discuss medication and safety concerns of patients with dementia.
  5. Discuss strategies for improving cognition in dementia patients.

Accreditation

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.