There are several upcoming dementia-related events for which I am commited, either as a speaker/presenter or as an attendee/collaborator. They are grouped accordingly below.

EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS

Please join me as I present these hour-long sessions as a Community Educator for the Alzheimer’s Association. In this capacity I speak to families of persons living with dementia and the broader community about several topics related to dementia. All sessions are free and open to the public. (NOTE: If you would like me to speak at your event, please contact me here.)

Thursday, July 11: Understanding Alzheimer’s & Dementia www23
11 am – 12 pm
Iora Primary Care
4850 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Thursday, July 18: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body
10 am – 11 am
Olivia Haydel Senior Center
1240 Dogwood Dr SW Conyers, GA 30012

Tuesday, August 13: Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia
5 pm – 6 pm
Provider Resource Associates of Suwanee
5050 Research Ct., Suwanee, GA 30024

Thursday, November 21: Effective Communications Strategies
11 am – 12 pm
Forsyth County Senior Services
2115 Chloe Road, Cumming, GA 30041

LEARNING & COLLABORATING

Dementia is a dynamic topic with new developments in research and understanding building all the time. I am committed to attaining the most current knowledge and thinking on dementia and how this disease affects those living with it, their caregivers and the broader community. Here are some events in which I am excited to be participating.

Wednesday, July 10: The Aging Brain, Part 1
1 pm – 2 pm
Webinar presented by The American Society on Aging

Monday, July 22: 3rd Annual Direct Care Workforce Forum
9:30 – 11:30 am
Reynolds Plantation, Greensboro GA
Hosted by: Thanks Mom & Dad Fund, Alzheimers Association-Georgia Chapter, Atlanta Regional Commission, Georgia Gerontology Society, Georgia Healthcare Association, Georgia State University, Leading Age Georgia

Monday – Wednesday, July 22 – 24: 2019 GGS Annual Conference: Connect. Explore. Grow.
(All day event.)
Reynolds Plantation, Greensboro GA
Hosted by: The Georgia Gerontology Society

Thursday, July 25: The Power and Impact of Creative Aging Programs
2 pm – 3 pm
Webinar present by Conversations with GIA

Wednesday, August 7: The Aging Brain, Part 2
1 pm – 2 pm
Webinar presented by The American Society on Aging

Thursday, August 15: GARD Workforce Meeting
10 am – 12 pm
Duluth, GA
Hosted by the Georgia Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias State Collaboration

Wednesday, September 25: Anxiety & Depression – Hiding in Plan Sight
12 pm to 1 pm
Webinar presented by The Georgia Gerontology Society