Mayo Clinic Rochester Seminar for FTD and PPA – March 17, 2014
Posted on Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
Mayo Clinic Seminar for Families Impacted by Frontotemporal Dementia and Primary Progressive Aphasia
March 17, 2014 – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The program takes place at Rochester Mayo Clinic at the Assisi Heights Conference Center. Once registration is received, a confirmation letter including location and directions will be mailed.
Mayo Clinic Rochester, Department of Neurology offers comprehensive educational seminars for patients and their families recently impacted by a diagnosis of Lewy body dementia, frontotemporal dementia, primary progressive aphasia, corticobasal degeneration, progressive supranuclear palsy, and posterior cortical atrophy.
The full day educational program provides families with information helpful in understanding and coping with symptoms unique to their specific disease from experts in the field. Participants are in a supportive setting with other families dealing with a similar diagnosis.
Who should attend?
• Any supportive caregiver, family member or relative who wants to know more is invited to attend.
• Persons diagnosed with the disease are welcome to attend; however, the content is designed for families and care partners. Please take into consideration the length of the day (7 hours) when deciding those best suited to attend.
• As space permits, care professionals may also register.
The program cost includes lunch and refreshments.
Please register or to request a scholarship (limited) by calling 507-284-1324.