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The Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center of Long Island is proud to host its 15th annual Alzheimer's Conference for Caregivers. This day offers practical tips and information, as well as conversation and community with others involved with caring for someone with dementia.

For 25 years, the Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center of Long Island - the only Alzheimer's Center of Excellence on Long Island - has been helping people with memory disorders through expert diagnostic evaluations, clinical management, education and support for patients and their caregivers.

Day Haven Adult Day Services will provide free care for your loved one during the conference. Space is limited. You MUST register. Call the ADAC office at 631-632-3160 for more information.

We gratefully acknowledge support from conference sponsors Mills Pond Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and The Bristal Assisted Living.


About the Conference

Friday, November 8, 2013
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Hilton Garden Inn at Stony Brook University (map and directions)

The workshop is free.

Registration is required by October 23, 2013.

Phone: 631-632-3160
Fax: 631-632-3011
E-mail: darlene.jyringi@stonybrook.edu

Mail:
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
109 Putnam Hall
South Campus
Stony Brook NY 11794-8790

Program

TimeTopicSpeaker
8:30 amRegistratrion and coffee
9:00 amWelcome

Darlene Jyringi, MPS

9:15 amMedical Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Related DementiasMark Sedler, MD, MPH
10:30 amBreak
10:45 amCommunication and Behavioral ChallengesLory Bright-Long, MD, CMD
12:00 pmLunch
12:45 pmHope, Ethics and the Deeply ForgetfulStephen Post, PhD
2:00 pmBreak
2:15 pmResearch Update on Alzheimer'sRamin Parsey, MD, PhD
3:30 pmClosing RemarksDarlene Jyringi, MPS