Update on Dementia: What Clinicians Need to Know - 1/17/2019

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • Have a better understanding of the diagnosis and assessment of dementia
  • Use pharmacological treatments for dementia more effectively
  • Recommend non-pharmacological strategies that might stave off future symptoms
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/17/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2019
Cost:
$0.00
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Dr. May receives research support from Biofire Diagnostics, Roche Diagnostics, and Merck; consults for BioRad, Roche Diagnostics; and is on the speakers bureau for Cepheid.

Education Planning Committee disclosures:

Mohammad Mojarad, MD (Chair): No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
haldoun Alnabelsi, MD: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Aurora L. Benson, DO; No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Olga Bohn, MD: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Constantin Dasanu, MD, PhD: No relevant commercial interest or relationships to report
Chris Flores, MD: Speaker’s Bureau for Janssen
Raila Horne, Psy.D: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Vicki Koceja, PhD, RN, FAAMA: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Lisa Lindley, MD: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Lester Padilla, MD: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Maja Ruetschi, MD: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Phil Shaver, MD: Speaker’s Bureau for Amgen
John Stansell, MD: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Charles Willis, MBA: Consults for Pfizer, Inc.
Amanda Sewell, MBA: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report
Melissa Velasquez: No relevant commercial interests or relationships to report

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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