9th Annual Upper Shore Dementia Caregiver Conference: Family Support Through the Stages

Friday, November 22, 2013
8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Kramer Building (former Centreville Senior Center), 104 Powell Street, Centreville, MD 21617

This conference is presented by: Alzheimer’s Association, Queen Anne’s County Area Agency on Aging, and Upper Shore Aging, Inc.

Register online at: http://bit.ly/uppershore2013

Fee: $25 Family Caregivers, $40 Health Care Professionals (Fee includes materials, breakfast and CEUs)

Contact the Alzheimer’s Association
24/7 Helpline: 1.800.272.3900

8:30 – 9 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

9 – 9:15 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions
Jennifer FitzPatrick, MSW, LCSW-C
Alzheimer’s Association

9:15 – 10 a.m.
How the Alzheimer’s Association Can Help People Living with Dementia and Their Families
Ilene Rosenthal, MSW, Program Director, Alzheimer’s Association

10 – 11:15 a.m.
Care of Advanced Dementia
David Loreck, MD, Geriatric Psychiatrist, Veterans Affairs Medical Center

11:15 – 11:30 a.m.

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Family Conflict and Dementia
Mary C. DiBartolo, PhD, MBA, RN-BC, CNE, Requard Nurse Educator, The Copper Ridge Institute

12:30 – 1 p.m.
Learning From the True Experts: A Family Caregiver Speaks
Gordon Chapman, Liz Koprowski and Ann Monego