Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Dementia Prevention at the Population Level: Modifiable Risk Factors

Kristine Yaffe, MD
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology and Epidemiology
Roy and Marie Scola Endowed Chair
Vice Chair of Research in Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco


Attendees will learn about:

  • Review the evidence for modifiable risk factors of dementia including cardiovascular risk factors, physical activity, sleep and traumatic brain injury
  • Describe the emerging roles of cognitive activity, depression and diet
  • Discuss the latest data on multi-domain interventions and the potential impact on dementia prevention


  • Planners: Lawren VandeVrede, MD; Bruce L. Miller, MD; Howard J. Rosen, MD; and Eleanor O’Brien have stated they have no relationships to disclose.
  • Speaker: Dr. Yaffe has stated she has no 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 July 2018 through December 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, July 20, 2018 at 8:00am to 9:00am

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

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