Target Audience: Pharmacists and student pharmacists in all practice settings.
Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Presenter:Erin Brenkowski, MA Ed, CDP, Alzheimer’s Association, Long Island Chapter
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
Ø Describe Alzheimer’s and dementia;
Ø Recognize how Alzheimer’s disease affects the brain;
Ø List the risk factors of Alzheimer’s disease;
Ø Identify the three stages of the disease;
Ø Recognize current FDA-approved treatments that can address some symptoms of the disease;
Ø Describe how scientists are working to advance research;
Ø Name resources available.
0170-9999-19-037-L01-P ∙ 1.5 Contact Hours ∙ Knowledge-based Activity