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June 14, 2019 | All Day
Category: Conference
Location: Suburban Collection Showplace Novi
6100 Grand River Ave.
Novi, MI 48374
Cost: Varies
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Faculty, Parents, Staff

Please join us to learn then the latest best practices for those with Parkinson's. This symposium has a dual track for health care professional and people with Parkinson's and their care partners. 

Presented by the Michigan Parkinson Foundation in conjunction with WSU Institute of Gerontology and School of Medicine. 5.25 AMA's, CMEs, and CEs are available.(Full symposium flyer PDF

For more Information and to attend: CLICK HERE

Professional Track Topics: 

  • LTC and Short Term Skilled Care: Challenges and Guidelines for Parkinson’s Care
  • Parkinson’s Disease: Best Practices for Person Centered Care
  • Managing Medication for Better Health Outcomes
  • Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan.
  • How to Meet the Nutritional Needs of a Parkinson’s Patient
  • Advances in Translating Fall Risk Reduction for Older Adults in the Real World
Care Partner and Patient Track Topics:
  • Navigating Late Stage Parkinson’s Disease
  • Care for the Care Partner
  • Diagnosis and Management of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Parkinson’s
  • Long-term Care Options for my Family Member
  • Nutrition and Swallowing Issues with Parkinson’s Nutrition Panel Discussion

The Wayne State University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

5.25 CONTACT HOURS NURSING: This activity has been submitted.

5.25 CE SOCIAL WORK: Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Approved Provider Number: MICEC-0068.

5.25 CE NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATORS: This program was submitted to the MI Board of Nursing Home Administrators. Application submitted.

 

For more information about this event, please contact Donna MacDonald at 313-664-2605 or donnamacdonald@wayne.edu.