2014 Mansfield Conference
Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging

View the Conference Brochure

A Closer Look at Dementia Care:
Examining Types of Dementia, Medications, and Coping Strategies

Mansfield Area Education Conference

 Thursday, June 26, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Registration starts at 8:30 AM

Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging
2131 Park Avenue West
Ontario, OH 44906 

Keynote Speaker
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Alan Jay Lerner, M.D.

Keynote speaker is Alan Jay Lerner, M.D., with the Department of Neurology, University Hospitals, Case Western Medical Center, Cleveland. Dr. Lerner is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and certified in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry by the United Council of Neurological Subspecialties. Dr. Lerner will discuss Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders with an emphasis on frontotemporal (FTD) and Lewy Body dementias. Dr. Lerner’s presentation will be followed by geriatric pharmacist, Tracey Pierce. A popular presenter, she will address commonly used medications in the treatment of dementia. A second session will feature Teresa Cook, Community Programs Manager with Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, on practical ideas for coping throughout the disease process.

Additional information can be found in our Conference Brochure. 3.0 CEU clock hours for social workers. Nurses may use SW CE. The cost is $35. Register online below or call 1-800-272-3900. Please register by Friday, June 20, 2014.

A limited number of sponsorships and exhibitor tables are still available. Please contact clybarger@alz.org for more information.

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
2131 Park Avenue West
Ontario, OH 44906

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