January Awareness Free Public Education
Online Registration

Dementia...Are You Worried?

Learn about dementia, the
importance of a diagnosis and how
to live well with the disease.

Thursday, January 28
7 - 8:30 pm

Samuel N. Cohen Auditorium
St-Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre
351 Tache Avenue
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See below for links to PowerPoint presentations from panelists:

Do changes in memory and thinking mean a person has dementia?
Mandana Modirrousta, MD, PhD, FRCP(C), Department of Psychiatry, St-Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg
Click here for PowerPoint presentation.
 
What is research uncovering about this complex disease?
Cornelia (Kristel) van Ineveld, MD, MSc, FRCP(C), Geriatric Medicine; Site Medical Director, Geriatrics, St-Boniface General Hospital, Winnipeg
Click here for PowerPoint presentation.
 
How can family care partners protect their own health while caring for another?
Lesley Koven, PhD, Clinical Psychologist and Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Health Psychology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
Click here for PowerPoint presentation.
 
How can communities better support people impacted by dementia?
Wendy Schettler, CEO, Alzheimer Society of Manitoba, Winnipeg
Click here for PowerPoint presentation.