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Dementia Symposium 2017: Practical Solutions for Family and Professional Care Partners

December 15, 9:00 am at Ingleside at King Farm.


Join LeadingAge Maryland, LeadingAge DC and Ingleside at King Farm for Bridging the Gap– Dementia Symposium 2017: Practical Solutions for Family and Professional Care Partners. This one day symposium, to be held on December 15, 2017 at Ingleside at King Farm in Rockville, is geared toward family caregivers as well as professionals.

Topics include:
The Benefits of Caregiving
Research Update
Panel Discussion on Hot Topics and Common Challenges Care Partners Face
Eldercare/Resident Rights
Thoughts from a Neurologist
Care Partner Perspectives

Presenters include:
Barbara Resnick, Ph.D., MSN, BSN, Sonya Ziporkin Gershowitz Chair in Gerontology, University of Maryland School of Nursing and Resident Nurse Practitioner, Roland Park Place
Ana Nelson, Vice President of Programs & Services, Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area
Pamela Mills, Director of Memory Support, Ingleside at King Farm
Terry Ullman, LCSW-C, LICSW
Amy L. Griboff, Eldercare Attorney, McMillan Metro, P.C.
Susy Elder Murphy, Owner, Debra Levy Eldercare Associates and President, Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Aging Life Care Association
Dr. William Leahy, Neurologist
A couple living with early onset dementia

Cost:  Family Caregivers- No charge, but please bring a non-perishable food item to donate to a local charity

Professionals-
LeadingAge Maryland Members- $98
Nonmembers- $148
5.0 credit hours of CE offered for Social Workers.

To Register, please visit http://bit.ly/2BtAVWk.

Details

Date:
Friday, December 15
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Ingleside at King Farm
701 King Farm Blvd
, Rockville, 20850