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Upcoming Events

Session Title
Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Info/Registration links
2014 OHSU Health Aging Alliance Conference
September 30, 2014 

 

Keynote Speaker: Joe Quinn, MD

 

There will be research presentations, a panel on effective community strategies for healthy again facilitated by PSU's Institute on Aging, and a hosted poster session

All are welcome: researchers, clinicians, educators, policy and advocacy colleagues, and anyone who is or might someday be growing older!
Registration is FULL

Please email morgove@ohsu.edu to be put on the waiting list

2014 McGinty Conference
November 4, 2014
Featured speakers:

 

Keith Fargo, PhD, Director of Scientific Programs and Outreach, Alzheimer's Association

Betsy Broyles Arnold, co-author of "Coach Broyles Playbook for Alzheimer's Caregivers"

The McGinty Conference is geared toward individuals personally and/or professionally affected by this devastating disease.
Register by October 31.

 

Click here to register


Other Educational Opportunities

 

Title Date Type of Event
Target Audience
Info/Registration links
"The Genius of Marian" (Alzheimer's PBS Documentary)
September 8, 2014 (check local listings)
Documentary for viewing on PBS
Professionals working with people with Alzheimer's Disease and their families

(CE is available)

Click here for more information and to register



Archive of Past Programs: by topic

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

Session Title
Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Links/Downloads available
"Alzheimer's Care: Supporting the journey of patient and caregiver"

 

Treating Behaviors in Context: Understanding the big picture in dementia care

 

Softening the Journey: Palliative care and Alzheimer's disease

 

Management of Behavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer's Disease

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 3, 2014

 

 

 

 

Susan McCurry, PhD

 

Susan Hedlund, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C

 

David Mansoor, MD

 

 

 

 

 

 

Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Other Health Care Professionals, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Care Managers

Event Flyer

 

McCurry Presentation Video

McCurry slides for download

Hedlund Presentation Video

Hedlund slides for download

Mansoor Presentation Video

Mansoor slides for download

"Managing Dementia in Primary Care: From Diagnosis to Driving to Dangerous Medications"

November 5, 2013
Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH
Physicians Presentation Video
Slides for download

"All About Alzheimer's" Education Workshop

The State of Knowledge About Dementia

TrialMatch: The Path to Tomorrow's Treatments. Today.

Assessment and Diagnosis of Dementia

Understanding Dementia in the Context of Multiple Chronic Illnesses

Family Support: Recognizing and Reducing Caregiver Burden

Pharmacological Management of Behavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer's Dementia
May 23, 2013
Joseph Quinn, MD

Pamela Mottola, LCSW

Jeffrey Kaye, MD

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

Theresa Harvath, PhD, RN, CNS

David Mansoor, MD
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Other Providers, Other Health Care Professionals, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Care Managers
Quinn Presentation Video

Mottola Presentation Video

Kaye Presentation Video

Eckstrom Presentation Video

Harvath Presentation Video

Mansoor Presentation Video




Falls Prevention

Session Title Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Links/Downloads

 


"The STEADI Project at OHSU: Provider training"

 

March 10th & 19th, 2014

Colleen Casey, PhD, ANP-BC, CNS

 

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

 

 

Physicians at OHSU Internal Medicine Department

 

 

Presentation Video











"We All Fall Down: Team-Based Interventions to Reduce Falls"










March 19th, 2013

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

William "Si" Simonson, PharmD, CGP, FASCP

Glenise McKenzie, RN, MN, PhD

Vicki Cotrell, PhD, MSSW

Margaret Neal, PhD

Kathie Lasater, EdD, RN, ANEF

 

 

 

 

Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Other Providers, Other Health Care Professionals, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Care Managers








Presentation Video





Delirium Management

Session Title
Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Links/Downloads available

"Enhancing Interprofessional Teamwork and Systems Approaches to Reduce Delirium in the Hospital"

September 14, 2010
Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH
Physicians Presentation Slides