Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Epidemiology and Development of Alzheimer’s Disease in Costa Rica

David Johnson, PhD
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology, UC Davis



Attendees will:

  • Learn about the worldwide prevalence of AD
  • Understand the specific burden profile of AD in developing nations.
  • Define preventive medicine initiatives appropriate for developing world healthcare systems.
  • Articulate strategies for cross-cultural comparison of different cognitive assessments.



  • Planners: David Soleimani-Meigooni, MD; Bruce L. Miller, MD; and Eleanor O’Brien have no relationships to disclose.
  • Speaker: Dr. Johnson does not have any relationships to disclose.

Accreditation: The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 22 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The above credit is inclusive of all Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds sessions offered January 2018 through June 2018. (1 credit per each 1-hour grand rounds session throughout the year).

NOTE: You must sign in to qualify for CME Credit

Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience. This activity is not commercially supported.

Friday, April 6, 2018 at 8:00am to 9:00am

Rock Hall, Pottruck Auditorium, RH 102
1550 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94158

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