Social, Cultural & Emotional Dynamics of Dementia Care

Join us Wednesday, July 31 for the next Global Neurology Forum program, Social, Cultural & Emotional Dynamics of Dementia Care. Participate by videoconference (Zoom) for remote participants or in person at University of California, San Francisco (Mission Hall, 1406). 

The Global Neurology Forum series provides an opportunity for learning and dialogue about the diagnosis and management of neurological conditions. The forum aims to help participants from across the globe, including in remote areas, think holistically about responding to challenges in brain health and consider how to change the perception of neurological disease worldwide.

RSVP by Friday, July 26 to receive Zoom link and details. 

Speakers

  • Alissa Bernstein, PhD, MPH, Atlantic Senior Fellow for Equity in Brain Health; Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Fellow at the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, UC San Francisco

In conversation with:

  • A caregiver discussing her experience taking care of a family member
  • Clinicians and care managers from the UCSF Memory and Aging Center, Global Brain Health Institute, and Global Teleneurology Service

 

Participants will learn about: 

  • The first-hand experience of a family caregiver

  • Dimensions of care, navigating health care systems, and approaches in different cultural contexts

  • Managing the stresses and impacts of caregiving

Sponsored by the UCSF Global Teleneurology Service & Global Brain Health Institute

Questions? Contact: camellia.rodriguez-sackbyrne@ucsf.edu

Wednesday, July 31 at 8:00am to 9:30am

Mission Hall, 1406
550 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158

Event Type

Lecture/Seminar

Affiliation

School of Medicine

Audience

Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Alumni

Campus

Mission Bay

Department/Group
Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology, UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences
Hashtag

##globalneuroforum

Contact Info

camellia.rodriguez-sackbyrne@ucsf.edu

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