Caregiver Conference

Alzheimer’s in Alabama Annual Conference
October 13, 2016
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Agenda

8:00 – 8:30 Registration
8:30 – 8:40 Opening Remarks
8:40 – 9:45 Alzheimer’s disease: Where We Are, Where We Are Going
David S. Geldmacher, MD, FACP; Director, Division of Memory Disorders and Behavioral Neurology, UAB
9:45 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 11:45 Building Ramps to Well-Being for Both Patient and Caregiver
Daphne Johnston, Director of the Respite Ministry at First United Methodist Church, Montgomery
11:45 – 1:00 Lunch Featuring Storyteller, Delores Hydock
1:00 – 1:30 Dementia Friendly Alabama:  Communities Making a Difference
Stephanie Holmes, Dementia Project Coordinator, Central Alabama Aging  Consortium Area Agency on Aging. Montgomery
1:30 – 2:15  Transitioning Levels of Care: Five Critical Questions To Ask
Rita Jablonski-Jaudon, PhD, CRNP, FAAN  Associate Professor, UAB School of Nursing; Nurse Practitioner, Memory Disorders Clinic
Vicki Winstead, PhD, Medical Sociologist and Program Manager UAB School of Nursing
2:15 – 3:15 Best Practices for Creating a Nurturing Environment Where Patients Thrive
Rita Jablonski-Jaudon, Panel Moderator
Panel
Vicki Kerr, Executive Director of Caring Days Adult Day Care, Tuscaloosa
Pam Leonard, LBSW, CDP, Collat Jewish Family Service CARES Program
Patti Williams, Encore Program Director, Canterbury United Methodist Church
Mel York, Executive Director of The South Highland Center
3:15 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:00 Celebrating the Work and Mission of Alzheimer’s of Central Alabama
Miller Piggott, MSW, Executive Director
4:00 Candle Lighting Service
Honoring patients, caregivers and all those seeking to improve understanding and capacity for caring
4:30 – 6:00 Wine and Cheese Reception Celebrating ACA’s 25th Anniversary
Our Sponsors
Breakfast sponsored by Family Private Care

Lunch sponsored by Bradford & Holliman

Vendor Sponsors

Alabama Hospice Care of Birmingham
Bradford and Holliman
Comfort Care Home Care and Hospice
Civic Center Health and Rehablitiation
Dear Seniors
Fairview
Family Private Care
Galleria Woods
Gardens of Pelham
Home Instead
Homewatch Caregivers and Senior Directory
North Harbor Pavilion
Regency Retirement Village
Rittenhouse Senior Living
Somerby at St. Vincent’s One Nineteen
South Highland Center
St. Martin’s
Your Choice Home Care

Parking
There is a parking lot directly behind the city hall building.  There is an underground parking garage below city hall, access to the garage is on 19th Street.  The elevator brings you up right outside the north entrance to the building.

Continuing Education

Home Instead Senior Care is an approved provider of continuing education programs of the Alabama Board of Nursing, ABNP 1441 Exp. 9/3/18 and of the Alabama Board of Social Work Examiners, 0431, Exp. 9/30/18.

This program will offer 7.2 nursing credits and 6 social work credits. Home Instead Senior Care is an approved provider of continuing education programs of the Alabama Board of Nursing, ABNP 1441 Exp. 9/3/18 and of the Alabama Board of Social Work Examiners, 0431, Exp. 9/30/18.  This program will offer 7.2 nursing credits and 6 social work credits.

The Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators has approved the seminar for 5.5 hours of continuing education credit for licensed nursing home administrators in the State of Alabama.

The Alabama Board of Examiners of Assisted Living Administrators has approved the program  for a total of 5.0 equivalent hours of continuing education credit for licensed assisted living administrators in the State of Alabama. 5.0 hours may be applied toward the Category II requirement for cognitive impairment/dementia education.