Joint-Provider CE 2015 | Geriatric Healthcare Series | Winter | Pharmacotherapy for Dementia (January 13, 2015)

January 13, 2015

Pharmacotherapy treatment for dementia is part of the UWCNE series on dementia.

Target Audience

The series is designed for healthcare providers, including physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nuse practitioners, physical and occupational therapist, psychologists, social workers, pharmacists and other interested professionals.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

1. Articulate the brain changes that occur in dementia and how these relate to medication effect.
2. List the approved medications for treating dementia.
3. Recognize the difficulties in using medications to treat behavioral symptoms in dementia.

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours
  • 1.50 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
11/12/2014
Expires: 
01/06/2018
Event starts: 
01/13/2015 - 4:00pm
Event ends: 
01/13/2015 - 5:00pm

Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH
Associate Professor, UW Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours
  • 1.50 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
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