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Through Mindshare events, the Alzheimer's Association brings together the most current information, resources and activities about:

  • Research and TrialMatch®
  • Brain health prevention
  • Caregiving strategies
  • Engagement opportunities

In a variety of workshops and educational sessions offered throughout the Greater Dallas 34 county service area, the current Mindshare calendar is as follows:

East Texas Conference
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 10:00am-2:30pm

Keynote Luncheon Presentation:
Alzheimer's Association International Conference Research Update

Mary Ellen Quiceno, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology & Neurotherapeutics
Director, Cognitive & Memory Disorders Clinic
Leader, Education & Information Core of the Alzheimer Disease Center
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Additional Workshops

How to Plan for the Unexpected by Kristen J. Ishihara, Attorney at Law
Caregiver Stress: Signs, Symptoms and Relief by Joyce Edwards, LMSW
Panel Discussion including Dr. James Sawyer and Dr. Stacy Holder
Approved for 3.5 CEU's for Social Workers


Event Day Schedule:

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.   Registration and visit the resource area

10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.  "How to Plan for the Unexpected", Kristen J. Ishihara, Attorney at Law

11:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.   Break to visit Resource Area

11:40 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.  “Caregiver Stress: Signs, Symptoms & Relief”, Joyce Edwards, LMSW

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Break and Lunch distribution

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Keynote Presentation by Mary Quiceno MD 
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.  “Next Steps” Panel for resource overview and Questions & Answer

2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Clean up and exit the building


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.