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2023 Annual Meeting | C134 - Spanish Language: Dementia

Tuesday 04/25/23
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM EST Add To Calendar
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Gabriel A. de Erausquin, MD, PhD
Aging, Dementia, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neurology
Participants should learn how to describe the epidemiology of dementias in Hispanic and Latino communities in the US and the Americas with specific focus on the shortage of targeted services; describe and classify the clinical characteristics of the major dementia syndromes, the state of the knowledge about fixed and modifiable ethiological factors, and apply the guidelines of neuroimaging and biomarkers use in their diagnosis; and be able to discuss the indication, expected benefits, side effects, and risks of disease-modifying treatments.
2.00 CME credits
Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Systems-based Practice
Spanish Language
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Medical Student
Didactic, Audience Participation

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Event Timeline
01:00 PM - 01:05 PM EST Introduction Introductory Comments
Gabriel A. de Erausquin, MD, PhD
01:05 PM - 01:35 PM EST Speaker Epidemiology, Risk and Protective Factors of Dementias in Hispanic and Amerindian Populations
Gladys Maestre
01:35 PM - 02:05 PM EST Speaker Differential Diagnosis: Clinical Phenotypes, Genetics and Biomarkers: Focus on Hispanic and Amerindian Populations
Luis Brusco, MD
02:05 PM - 02:35 PM EST Speaker Treatment Approaches From Genomics to Neuromodulation
Gabriel A. de Erausquin, MD, PhD
02:35 PM - 03:00 PM EST Discussion Round Table: Dementia Research and Treatment in Low Resource Environments
Gabriel A. de Erausquin, MD, PhD, Luis Brusco, MD, Gladys Maestre
Faculty Disclosures
Gabriel A. de Erausquin, MD, PhD The institution of Dr. de Erausquin has received research support from Alzhemer's Association. The institution of Dr. de Erausquin has received research support from National Insittute of Aging. The institution of Dr. de Erausquin has received research support from NIH Fogarty International Center.
Luis Brusco, MD Dr. Brusco has nothing to disclose.
Gladys Maestre No disclosure on file