Understanding and Preparing for the Reality of Dementia ***FULL***

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This public lecture aims to raise awareness and provide basic information about Alzheimer’s and other dementia-related diseases. Leading experts have come together to share their knowledge and expertise with the community and to provide essential information that will help families to understand and access the resources needed to navigate the disease. Presentation in English.

Dr. José A. Morais, Associate Professor and Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine, McGill University
Prevention Before and Following the Diagnosis of Dementia

Ms. Claire Webster, Alzheimer’s Care Consultant and Facilitator; Founder and President of Caregiver Crosswalk Inc.
Caring for a Loved One Who Has Been Diagnosed with Dementia

Dr. Serge Gauthier, Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Research Unit, McGill University Research Centre for Studies in Aging
Understanding the Medical Aspects and Progression of Dementia

In collaboration with McGill University’s Division of Geriatric Medicine.

Free tickets available at Victoria Hall, the Westmount Public Library, or online.

Please note that the event will be streamed live on YouTube at westmount.org/dementiastream, on facebook.com/mcgillsim and facebook.com/villedewestmount.

On Facebook, it will be possible to participate in the question period.

Info: 514 989-5226