Wednesday, October 23, 2013
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
UAW Ford Rhodes Training Center
1155 Bible Road
Lima, OH 45801
When It's Not Alzheimer's Disease:
Caring for Different Types of Dementia
View the Conference Brochure
Keynote Speaker: Ms. Clarissa Rentz, MSN, PRN
Rentz is a clinical nurse specialist in gerontological, mental health, and psychiatric
nursing with over forty years of nursing experience in acute, hospice, and care
of individuals with dementing illnesses. Ms. Rentz served as Executive Director
of the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Cincinnati Chapter.
A native of
Connecticut, Ms. Rentz has authored articles in a number of professional
journals, including The Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related
Disorders and has spoken nationally and internationally.
Cincinnati Association of Professionals in Aging (APA) named Ms. Rentz its
Outstanding Leader in the Field of Aging in 2006. She also received the
Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing from the University of
Cincinnati in 1999.