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Educating America Tour: Colorado
March 12, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm MDT
Online registration for this event is now closed, but you can still attend by registering at the door on March 12th starting at 8:30 am. We hope to see you in Denver!
AFA Educating America Tour
University of Denver – Craig Hall
1745 S. High Street, Denver
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Registration – Continental Breakfast – Confidential Memory Screenings – Exhibits
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Welcome & AFA Overview
Chris Schneider, Director of Communications, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Unraveling Alzheimer’s Disease: An overview of Alzheimer’s, Brain Health and the Impact of Insomnia on Cognitive Functioning
George Perry, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology & Semmes Foundation Distinguished University Chair in Neurobiology,
University of Texas at San Antonio
Member, AFA Medical, Scientific and Memory Screening Advisory Board
11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Creating Your Long-Term Care Team
Director of Community Living Services for Region 10, Montrose, CO
Laura Wining, MSN, CHPN, CAPA
Owner/Director of Nursing, ComForCare Home Care of Fort Collins
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Preserving Functional Ability with Innovative Activities
Alisa Tagg, BA ACC/EDU CADDCT CDP CDCS
President, National Association of Activity Professionals