Alzheimer's Association of Wisconsin

32nd Annual Wisconsin State Conference
May 6-8, 2018 •  Wisconsin Dells, WI
Kalahari Resort & Conference Center


The Wisconsin State Conference on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias is one of the nation's largest educational forums dedicated to Alzheimer's disease. Coordinated annuallly by the Alzheimer's Association chapters of Wisconsin, this conference attracts nearly 1,000 professional and family caregivers, medical professionals and those experiencing dementia today.

VIew the 2018 Conference Brochure here.

View the Conference Session details here.

Session #404 - Fake It Until You Make It - is full. Please make another selection.


We are  happy to announce an addition of a conference session:

303A - Medical and Behavioral Complications of Moderate to Severe Dementia
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 8:00am

Participants will learn about common medical complications of moderate to severe dementia and how it links to behavioral symptoms.  We will focus on prevention and early identification of these complications to avoid pain, suffering, and unplanned medical encounters.  Additionally, we will discuss the behavioral manifestations of chronic conditions and the indications for palliative and hospice care as the disease progresses. Presented by:

Jane Mahoney, MD, Director, Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute; Professor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Sarah Endicott, DNP, APNP, GNP-BC
WAI Nurse Practitioner-Nurse Consultant 

Molly Schroeder, CSW, WAI Dementia Programs Manager

You will be able to sign up for this session or substitute this session for one already selected the day of the conference.


2018 Available Continuing Education Hours 

A total of 15.9 CEU's are available for this conference.

Sunday:         4 Hours
Monday:   6.67 Hours
Tuesday:   5.25  Hours

The Kalahari has informed us of an updated rate for the Single room option. The updated single room rate is $82. All other rates remain the same. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

$82/Single          $119/Triple
$99/Double         $129/Quad

Register for the conference here.

Please direct your questions to Ru Nataraj, Conference Planner,  or 414.479.8800 ext 8804.

Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors!

Gold Sponsors

Bader Logo 2018


Gwaar 2018


Heritage Senior Living Logo


Bag Sponsor

RockMed LTC Pharmacy


Breaktime/Bronze Sponsor

UW Health



Chapter Headquarters
Southeastern Wisconsin
620 South 76th Street, Suite 160
Milwaukee, WI 53214
Phone 414.479.8800