Linking Late-Life Depression to Dementia

04/22/2014

Contributed by Teri Reinemann

Ithaca College Gerontology Institute with the Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center presents Linking Late-Life Depression to Dementia on Thursday, May 1, from 2:00-4:30 pm at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road. This workshop is free for IC students, faculty and staff, but registration is required. Visit ithaca.edu/agingworkshops to register and for more information. 

Presenter: Dr. Noman Afzal, MBBS, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program, University of Rochester

Dr. Afzal will specify the relationship between depression and dementia in older adults, identify the clinical manifestations and significance of mild cognitive impairment with major depression, and provide an overview of behavioral intervention treatment options for older adults with late-life depression and/or dementia.

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Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Teri Reinemann at treinemann@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-1607. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

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