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The FLCEAD works with the UR Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center (FLGEC) to promote the development of a dementia-competent workforce in our region. Together we train primary care providers and allied health professionals across many disciplines to care for those with dementia and their care partners.

We also strive to enhance faculty development to advance dementia education within colleges and across professional training programs. Topics include benefits of early detection and diagnosis, screening for cognitive impairment in the primary care setting, diagnosis and assessment, behavior management, updates on medications for management of dementia, enhancing emotional well-being of caregivers, advance care planning, and end of life care.

Education on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias is available for physicians, nurses, social workers, other allied health professions, and for students training in these professions.

Community Wide Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds

Diversity: An Important Frontier for Alzheimer's and All Dementia Research

8:00 - 9:00 am, March 4, 2020aging Hill

Monroe Community Hospital
435 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY  14620

Presenter: Carl V. Hill, PhD, MPH
Vice President, Scientific Engagement for the Alzheimer's Association


Ninth Annual Dr. Lemuel and Gloria Rogers
African American Health Symposium

Keynote Presentation:
Racial Disparities in Dementia Care, Support and Research

     Carl Hill, PhD, MPH, Vice President
     Scientific Engagement, Alzheimer's Association

Thursday, March 5, 2020
10 am to 3 pm
Stardust Ballroom, 41 Backus Street,  Rochester, NY  14608

Registration begins at 9:30 am