Event Calendar

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Webinar: Alzheimer's Facts, Figures and Resources: Connecting people to the help they need

Start Date: 4/25/2019 1:00 PM EDT
End Date: 4/25/2019 2:30 PM EDT

United States 

Event Website: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdK2q7GapDrS2l2T6T9R-qSCYSNZfvqmxjN6grsT3D_wVyjvw/viewform

Organization Name: National Association of Area Agencies on Aging

Joellen Leavelle
Email: jleavelle@n4a.org
Phone: 2028720888

This webinar, held in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, explores critical findings from the newly released 2019 Alzheimer’s Association Facts & Figures Report. During the webinar, attendees will recieve an overview of the current prevalence and impact of the disease on American families, risk factors, the impact on caregivers and national cost of care. This includes significant findings and attitudes toward annual cognitive assessments among seniors and primary care physicians. Participants will learn how to access tools and resources support families impacted by Alzheimer’s and other dementias. 

Presenters: Ruth Drew, Alzheimer’s Association and Patrice Earnest, n4a Eldercare Locator