Part of the National Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center webinar series sponsored by the Administration for Community Living.
Includes complimentary CEUs*
*This web seminar is approved for AoTA contact hours in addition to CEUs approved for all ASA web seminars
In this web seminar, Andrea Garr will provide an overview of the United Family Caregivers project in Milwaukee, Wis., and lessons learned from this project. She also will discuss best practices when working in cross-cultural environments with African American caregivers. Dr. Lisa Barnes’ portion of the presentation will focus on disparities in Alzheimer’s dementia and cognitive impairment as it relates to African Americans. She will discuss some of the most widely cited reasons for the disparities and describe findings on risk factors for cognitive decline from her cohort study, the Minority Aging Research Study.
Participants in this web seminar will be able to: