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University of Kentucky (2006):
Book of Alzheimer’s for African-American Churches
The Book of Alzheimer’s is written for church leaders interested in helping families cope with dementia. Its development was sponsored by the African-American Dementia Outreach Partnership (AADOP) at the University of Kentucky’s Sanders-Brown Center on Aging. This manual is designed to share lessons learned during three years of a national grant to build awareness and support related to Alzheimer’s disease in the Lexington/ Bluegrass area of Kentucky.

Also: Faith-based: faith, religion, spiritual therapies, complementary therapies, training, therapy, Shamanism

PDF icon TN 90AI0013 BookOfAlzheimers for clergy (1).pdf

NIA/AoA Webinar Series (2012): Webinar #2:
National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH and the Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Webinar Series on Alzheimer’s Disease and Tools for Caregivers: 2012 Linking the Aging Network and Alzheimer’s Disease Centers (ADCs) Webinar Series.

Webinar #2 (June 13, 2012): On-line Tools and Resources to Assist Individuals with Dementia and Caregivers: National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Eldercare Locator and ADEAR (Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center
Presenters: Karen Pocinki, Chief, Health Resources & Communications Group, Office of Communications and Public Liaison, NIA; Michelle Washko, PhD, Office of Policy Analysis & Development, ACL; David Parris, Senior Associate Director, National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Alzheimer’s Association; Mary Osborne, Program Manager, Eldercare Locator, n4a; David Burton, Project Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR) Center, NIA; Jennifer Watson, Project Officer, ADEAR Center, NIA.
Moderator: Amy Wiatr-Rodriguez, Chicago Regional Support Center, AoA/ACL

Also: consumer information, caregiver, community support

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

File Webinar (PPTX, 28 MB)

NIA/AoA Webinar Series (2012): Webinar #2:
National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH and the Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Webinar Series on Alzheimer’s Disease and Tools for Caregivers: 2012 Linking the Aging Network and Alzheimer’s Disease Centers (ADCs) Webinar Series.

Webinar #2 (June 13, 2012): On-line Tools and Resources to Assist Individuals with Dementia and Caregivers: National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Eldercare Locator and ADEAR (Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center
Presenters: Karen Pocinki, Chief, Health Resources & Communications Group, Office of Communications and Public Liaison, NIA; Michelle Washko, PhD, Office of Policy Analysis & Development, ACL; David Parris, Senior Associate Director, National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Alzheimer’s Association; Mary Osborne, Program Manager, Eldercare Locator, n4a; David Burton, Project Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR) Center, NIA; Jennifer Watson, Project Officer, ADEAR Center, NIA.
Moderator: Amy Wiatr-Rodriguez, Chicago Regional Support Center, AoA/ACL

Also: consumer information, caregiver, community support

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

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NIA/AoA Webinar Series (2012): Webinar #1:
National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH and the Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Webinar Series on Alzheimer’s Disease and Tools for Caregivers (2012):
Webinar #1 (May 9, 2012): “Alzheimer”s Disease and Other Dementias: Basic/Refresher Information and Current Updates for the Aging Network on Symptoms, Diagnoses and Treatments”

Presenters: Greg Case, Director of the Office of Supportive & Caregiver Services, AoA/ACL; Vicky Cahan, Director, Office of Communications and Public Liaison, NIA; Raj C. Shah, MD, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center; Sandra Weintraub, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Laurie Ryan, PhD, Program Director, Alzheimer’s Clinical Trials, NIA Moderator: Amy Wiatr-Rodriguez, Chicago Regional Support Center, AoA/ACL.
Also: Dementia: cognitive impairment, Alzheimer, Alzheimer’s disease

Audio is available upon request.

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

PDF icon Webinar (PDF, 4 MB)

NIA/AoA Webinar Series (2012): Webinar #1:
National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH and the Administration on Aging (AoA) within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Webinar Series on Alzheimer’s Disease and Tools for Caregivers (2012):
Webinar #1 (May 9, 2012): “Alzheimer”s Disease and Other Dementias: Basic/Refresher Information and Current Updates for the Aging Network on Symptoms, Diagnoses and Treatments”

Presenters: Greg Case, Director of the Office of Supportive & Caregiver Services, AoA/ACL; Vicky Cahan, Director, Office of Communications and Public Liaison, NIA; Raj C. Shah, MD, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center; Sandra Weintraub, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Laurie Ryan, PhD, Program Director, Alzheimer’s Clinical Trials, NIA Moderator: Amy Wiatr-Rodriguez, Chicago Regional Support Center, AoA/ACL.
Also: Dementia: cognitive impairment, Alzheimer, Alzheimer’s disease

Audio is available upon request.

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

PDF icon Transcript (PDF, 186 KB)

NIA/ACL Webinar Series (2013): Webinar #1 (May 23, 2013):
Updates on Alzheimer’s Disease Research and Resources

Speakers include: Jane Tilly, Doctor of Public Health with the Office of Supportive and Caregivers Services in the Administration on Aging within the Administration for Community Living. Nina Silverberg Ph.D., Assistant Director, the Alzheimer’s Disease Center Program with the National Institute on Ageing. Jennifer Martindale-Adams a Doctor of Education and Co-director with the Caregiver Center of the Memphis V.A. Medical Center. David Parris, Senior Associate Director who’s filling in for Ruth Drew of the Alzheimer’s Association. Mary Osborne, Program Manager with Eldercare Locater of n4a. Jennifer Watson, Project Officer with the Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral or ADEAR Center with the National Institute on Aging. Reisa Sperling, M.D., Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School; Director, Center for Alzheimer’s Research and Treatment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Harvard Aging Brain Study at Massachusetts General Hospital.Melissa Gerald, Ph.D., Division of Behavioral and Social Research with NIA.

Also: Consumer information, caregiver, systems

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

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NIA/ACL Webinar Series (2013): Webinar #1 (May 23, 2013):
Updates on Alzheimer’s Disease Research and Resources

Speakers include: Jane Tilly, Doctor of Public Health with the Office of Supportive and Caregivers Services in the Administration on Aging within the Administration for Community Living. Nina Silverberg Ph.D., Assistant Director, the Alzheimer’s Disease Center Program with the National Institute on Ageing. Jennifer Martindale-Adams a Doctor of Education and Co-director with the Caregiver Center of the Memphis V.A. Medical Center. David Parris, Senior Associate Director who’s filling in for Ruth Drew of the Alzheimer’s Association. Mary Osborne, Program Manager with Eldercare Locater of n4a. Jennifer Watson, Project Officer with the Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral or ADEAR Center with the National Institute on Aging. Reisa Sperling, M.D., Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School; Director, Center for Alzheimer’s Research and Treatment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Harvard Aging Brain Study at Massachusetts General Hospital.Melissa Gerald, Ph.D., Division of Behavioral and Social Research with NIA.

Also: Consumer information, caregiver, systems

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

Office presentation icon Slides (PDF, 15 MB)

NIA/ACL Webinar Series (2013): Webinar #1 (May 23, 2013):
Updates on Alzheimer’s Disease Research and Resources

Speakers include: Jane Tilly, Doctor of Public Health with the Office of Supportive and Caregivers Services in the Administration on Aging within the Administration for Community Living. Nina Silverberg Ph.D., Assistant Director, the Alzheimer’s Disease Center Program with the National Institute on Ageing. Jennifer Martindale-Adams a Doctor of Education and Co-director with the Caregiver Center of the Memphis V.A. Medical Center. David Parris, Senior Associate Director who’s filling in for Ruth Drew of the Alzheimer’s Association. Mary Osborne, Program Manager with Eldercare Locater of n4a. Jennifer Watson, Project Officer with the Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral or ADEAR Center with the National Institute on Aging. Reisa Sperling, M.D., Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School; Director, Center for Alzheimer’s Research and Treatment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Harvard Aging Brain Study at Massachusetts General Hospital.Melissa Gerald, Ph.D., Division of Behavioral and Social Research with NIA.

Also: Consumer information, caregiver, systems

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

PDF icon Transcript (PDF, 206 KB)

NIA/ACL Webinar Series (2013): Webinar #1 (May 23, 2013):
Updates on Alzheimer’s Disease Research and Resources

Speakers include: Jane Tilly, Doctor of Public Health with the Office of Supportive and Caregivers Services in the Administration on Aging within the Administration for Community Living. Nina Silverberg Ph.D., Assistant Director, the Alzheimer’s Disease Center Program with the National Institute on Ageing. Jennifer Martindale-Adams a Doctor of Education and Co-director with the Caregiver Center of the Memphis V.A. Medical Center. David Parris, Senior Associate Director who’s filling in for Ruth Drew of the Alzheimer’s Association. Mary Osborne, Program Manager with Eldercare Locater of n4a. Jennifer Watson, Project Officer with the Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral or ADEAR Center with the National Institute on Aging. Reisa Sperling, M.D., Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School; Director, Center for Alzheimer’s Research and Treatment at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Harvard Aging Brain Study at Massachusetts General Hospital.Melissa Gerald, Ph.D., Division of Behavioral and Social Research with NIA.

Also: Consumer information, caregiver, systems

Audio is available upon request. Please contact Erin Long at erin.long@acl.hhs.gov.

PDF icon Resources (PDF, 611 KB)

NIA/ACL Webinar Series (2012):
National Institute on Aging (NIA) at NIH and the Administration on Aging within the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Webinar Series on Alzheimer’s Disease (2012):

2012 Linking the Aging Network and Alzheimer’s Disease Centers (ADCs) Webinar Series

Presenters: Michelle Washko, PhD, Office of Policy Analysis and Development, ACL Nina Silverberg, PhD, Assistant Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Centers Program, NIA Diana R. Kerwin, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine-Geriatrics, Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Raj C. Shah, MD, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center Jennifer Watson, Project Officer, ADEAR Center, NIA Martha Tierney, Team Lead, National Alzheimer’s Contact Center, Alzheimer’s Association

Also: ADC, Federal resources, community resources, systems

PDF icon Webinar Agendas, Speakers, Dementia Resources (PDF, 143 KB)

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