An opportunity to learn and share the challenges and rewards of caring for people with dementia
This workshop is intended for nursing and allied professionals working in healthcare and community settings caring for people with dementia.
Workshop topics include:
Nurses who want CEs can register at www.ucsfnursing.org/education/continuing-education-courses (non-UCSF nurses will be charged $50). This training is provider-approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing Provider #CEP 12980 for 3.5 CEs.
Licensed social workers and therapists who want CEs can register at www.naswca.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1315478 (non-NASW members will be charged $5). This training is provider-approved for 3.5 hours of continuing credits for LCSWs and LMFTs by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, CA State Board of Behavioral Sciences Approved Provider PCE 44.
Allied professionals who do not need continuing education credits may register for free by clicking on the "I'm interested" button to the right.
Please register by Feb. 17. A certificate of completion is available for all registered attendees.
7:45 – 8:15 Sign-in, free coffee and bagels
8:15 – 8:20 Announcements, Sarah Dulaney, RN, MS, GCNS-BC
8:25 – 9:15 Heartbeat of Dementia, Serggio Lanata, MD, MS
9:20 – 9:40 Embracing Cognitive Evaluation, Jennifer Merrilees, RN, PhD and Alejandra Sanchez-Lopez, MD
9:45 – 10:45 Getting to the Heart of Behaviors, Julio Rojas, MD, PhD
10:45 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 11:25 Longitudinal Case of Compassionate Caregiving, Nhat Bui, RN, MSN, AGNP-C
11:30 – 12:25 Family Caregiver Panel, Sarah Dulaney, RN, MS, GCNS-BC
12:25 – 12:30 Evaluations
Wednesday, February 19 at 8:15am to 12:30pm
Genentech Hall, Byers Auditorium
600 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158