Loyola University School of Social Work Annual Summer Institute on Aging 2018 • Understand the various forms of dementia •
1. Dementia Friendly Illinois Update – a. Dementia Friendly Evanston – Provided an update on progress to date with focus
Currently, more than five million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease. Training for the primary care workforce about dementia, and caring for those affected, is essential.
Shawnee Alliance in collaboration with SIU-Family Practice Memory Clinic, SIU-School of Social Work Dr. Elaine Jurkowski and the Carbondale Regional
Discussing memory concerns with your patients can be difficult. Alzheimer’s and other dementias are complex, and patients often have a
Get up to speed on the latest in Alzheimer’s and dementia, and learn what you need to know to inform,
Dementia Friendly America, a national collaborative just launched the Dementia Friends program in the United States. Dementia Friends is a