2nd Annual Dementia Update


Date & Location
Saturday, December 2, 2017 7:00 AM - 5:00 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

Registration Type 

Total Amount

Accredited Healthcare Professionals

$75.00
 Residents and Fellows$0.00

Community Members

$0.00



Accreditation

The Office of Continuing Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The UAMS Academic Affairs Office of Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Office of Continuing Education is accredited with commendation by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.