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Removing the Barriers: It’s Time for a Check Up from the Neck Up CME Program

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am EDT

To protect the health and safety of our participants, this event will be held virtually over the Internet.

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Program Agenda

Removing the Barriers: It’s Time for a Check Up from the Neck Up CME Program

 

9:00 am – 9:10 am: Welcome & AFA Overview

Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., President & CEO, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Donna de Levante Raphael, National Memory Screening Program Director, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

 

9:10 am – 9:30 am: Alzheimer’s & Dementia Overview

Aaron Pinkhasov, MD

Chairman, Department of Behavioral Health at NYU Winthrop Hospital

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at NYU Long Island School of Medicine

 

9:30 am – 10:00 am: Screening and Diagnosing Alzheimer’s Dementia

Carole Filangieri, PhD

Clinical Psychiatrist, NYU Winthrop Hospital

Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU Long Island School of Medicine

 

10:00 am – 10:35 am: Medications and Dementia 

FDA approved medications used in dementia

Irving Gomolin, MD

Professor of Medicine at NYU Long Island School of Medicine

Approach to Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia

Aaron Pinkhasov, MD

Chairman, Department of Behavioral Health at NYU Winthrop Hospital

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at NYU Long Island School of Medicine

 

10:35 am – 10:55 am: COVID Crisis and Dementia Care 

Allison B. Reiss, MD

AFA Medical, Scientific & Memory Screening Advisory Board Member

Head of the Inflammation Laboratory at NYU Winthrop Hospital Research Institute

Associate Professor of Medicine at NYU Long Island School of Medicine.

 

10:55 am – 11:25 am: Question and Answer Session with Speakers

 

11:25 am – 11:30 am: Closing Remarks

Donna de Levante Raphael, National Memory Screening Program Director, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

 

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The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America wishes to recognize and thank the following companies for their commercial promotion toward this educational activity:

 

Details

Date:
June 19
Time:
9:00 am - 11:30 am EDT

Venue

NY United States + Google Map