October 12, 2016

CE Event – Nov. 2 Communication Impairment with Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease

Applicable CE documents will be posted soon.

Unable to attend in person? Live Streaming link here: AGEC Collaborate Channel or attend at a participating remote location.

Topic: Communication Impairment with Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease
Speaker: Richard Zraick, PhD

Professor and Chair of Department of Communication and Disorders, University of Central Florida

Objectives: After attending this presentation, the learner should

• be able to describe tools to assess language deficits, and facilitate communication in persons with Alzheimer’s disease

• be able to cite general communication tips for communicating with persons with Alzheimer’s disease.

• be able to describe some dementia-related impairments that compound language deficits in persons with Alzheimer’s disease.

Date: November 2, 2016
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Location: Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, Jo Ellen Ford Auditorium

Accreditation: The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: The UAMS College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of one AMA PRA Category 1 credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

1.0 contact hour for pharmacists, physical therapists, dietitians and health educators have been approved.  Nursing, social workers, long-term care providers have been filed with the appropriate accrediting organizations. Determination is pending.

Faculty Disclosure of Financial Relationships: The planner, Dr. Ronni Chernoff, of this RSS have no financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose

The speaker(s) of this RSS has no financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Commercial Support Acknowledgement: This CME activity receives no commercial support.

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