Mayo Clinic Conference on Brain Health and Dementia 2021-LIVESTREAM
October 29, 2021 - LIVESTREAM - CT
Formerly known as Meeting of the Minds, this year's conference will pay tribute to all that families impacted by dementia are going through during these unprecedented times, while providing a unique opportunity to learn, feel connected, and gain a renewed sense of hope for a brighter path forward.
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Registration is free for those individuals not requesting CME credit. Click one of the links below for LIVESTREAM participation.
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Scholarships for Professionals seeking continuing education credits
For all the program details including the workshop descriptions, click on the Program/Workshops tab above.
For questions regarding registration, please contact Nick Rethemeier at Rethemeier.Nicholas@mayo.edu
In Collaboration With
- Gain insights and understanding into the ways those living with dementia can reclaim their autonomy and redefine their sense of self.
- Hear from experts about biomedical breakthroughs that may hold the key to preventing and/or treating Alzheimer’s and related dementias.
- Think critically about diversity, equity and inclusion in our efforts to care, support, and positively impact older adults and those living with dementia.
- Participate in an interactive and uplifting workshop for those living with dementia.
- Learn about ethical issues in dementia in an interactive workshop designed for professionals.
- Be inspired at “Hopefest” as you hear about promising approaches to improve wellbeing for those living with dementia and care partners.
- Discover how care partners can use evidence-based approaches to reduce everyday stress.
This conference encourages and invites persons living with dementia, care partners and families, healthcare and other professionals who serve older adults, and anyone interested in supporting friends and neighbors who may be experiencing memory loss, Alzheimer’s or a related dementia to attend.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Identify current common misconceptions about dementia that lead to stigmatization and discrimination.
- Demonstrate innovative reforms we can make as a community and as society that offer families and those living with dementia a better quality of life.
- Summarize insights and understanding into the ways those living with dementia can reclaim their autonomy and redefine their sense of self.
- Give examples of ethical and social issues people with dementia face.
- Identify specific actions one can take to improve the life and wellbeing of a person living with dementia.
- State specific actions one can take to improve the life and wellbeing of a family caregiver.
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 5.25 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course will receive 5.25 continuing education credits.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.
- 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 5.25 ANCC
- 5.25 ASWB
- 5.25 Attendance
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