Elder Care Lunch & Learn: "ABCs of Dementia"
Dr. Jicha, UK Professor, Department of Neurology and the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging will be with us to discuss the ABC’s of dementia. Dementia is a frightening word. Simply, it is an umbrella term that describes a progressive biological brain disorder that results in a decrease in memory, in the ability to think and reason and in the ability to care for one’s self. Dr. Jicha will discuss the progression of dementia from the early to the last stages of the disease, including what treatments are currently available. This is your opportunity to learn from and talk with an expert in the field. Please join us for this very informative and important discussion.