Rowan University, Administration for Community Living, Annenberg Center for Health Sciences, NJGEC

The Interprofessional Approach to Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care

The NJ Geriatric Education Center, in collaboration with DHHS/Administration on Community Living, is pleased to present a FREE 5-module web-based program on the interprofessional approach to assessment and management of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.

Participants are encouraged to view the entire series in order, as content of each module builds upon prior modules.

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For additional information, please contact NJGEC at (856) 566-7086 or nagurney@rowan.edu

Module Series All times are Eastern

Module 1 Wednesday, August 5, 2015: 2 pm — 3:15 pm
Alzheimer's Disease: Overview
Anita Chopra, MD, FACP
Module 2 Thursday, August 20, 2015: 2 pm — 3:15 pm
The Role of Neuropsychology and Occupational Therapy in Dementia
Danielle DiGregorio, PsyD; Marvin Lawson, OTR/L; Patricia Hoffman, OTR/L
Module 3 Wednesday, September 2, 2015: 2 pm — 3:15 pm
Dementia Behaviors and Interventions
Deborah Klaszky, MSN, APN-C
Module 4 Wednesday, September 16, 2015: 2 pm — 3:15 pm
Optimizing Care Management for People with Dementia, Families, and Caregivers
Nancy Alterman, MSW, LCSW
Brain Health Resource
Jane Tilly, DrPH
Module 5 Wednesday, September 30, 2015: 2 pm — 3:15 pm
Palliative Care in End Stage Dementia
Paul Bryman, DO, FACOI, AGSF, CMD
Application has been filed with the National Association Social Workers for Social Work continuing education contact hours.
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
A maximum of 1.0 contact hours may be earned for successful completion of each activity.

**This project was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant UB4HP26039 Geriatric Education Centers, New Jersey Geriatric Education Center Supplement for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders, for $79,450.