AFTD is presenting a series of webinars reflecting material originally developed for the 2020 AFTD Education Conference, which was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The material has been adapted to reflect the current climate. Caring for a loved one…
Tracey Lind addresses attendees at AFTD’s 2018 Annual Education Conference in Chicago.
Presented by Susan L-J Dickinson, MS, CGC, Chief Executive Officer at the 2018 AFTD Education Conference, Chicago
AFTD 2018 Education Conference Breakout Session: Living with PPA — Practical Communication Strategies
Emily Rogalski, PhD, of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Becky Khayum, MS, of MemoryCare Corporation present skills, tools and strategies to help maintain communication with a loved one with PPA. 2018 Annual Education Conference, Chicago
Sharon Denny, AFTD Program Director Panelists: Joseph A. Becker, Nancy Cummings, Sharon Hall, Robin Riddle, Teresa Webb AFTD 2018 Education Conference, Chicago *Please note that sound quality for this presentation dramatically improves at the 26:45 mark.
Borna Bonakdarpour, MD, from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine provides information on pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatments and how to work with your doctor for optimal care. AFTD 2018 Annual Education Conference, Chicago
Welcome by Gail Andersen, AFTD Board Chair Greeting from Amy Bouschart-Callea and Frank Callea, FTD Advocates and AFTD Volunteers The State of the Art in FTD: A Clinical Overview of the FTD Disorders, Marsel Mesulam, MD PPA Research: What It…
Recently published on HuffingtonPost.com, writer and caregiver Sharon Hall explained that not all dementia is Alzheimer’s and challenges readers to join in the fight to increase FTD awareness. Read her powerful story here.