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Alzheimer's Association New England Family Conference - Shared screen with speaker view
Lorraine Kermond
21:33
Good Morning and Welcome to our Family Conference!
Lorraine Kermond
22:10
Good Morning and Welcome the the Alzheimer’s Association Virtual New England Family ConferenceJust a few remindersYou can view the program which includes the schedule for both days, list of sponsors, etc at https://www.alz.org/media/manh/2022-Family-Conference-Program_Reduced.pdf
Lorraine Kermond
24:19
Closed Caption is available by clicking CC at the bottom of your screen
Lorraine Kermond
24:58
Most of today’s sessions will be recorded. You will receive an email post conference with instructions on how to access the recordings. So don’t worry if you cannot attend all sessions.
Lorraine Kermond
38:11
Due to the limited time we have for our panel today, we will not be able to offer a questions and answer period. Questions post-event can be referred to our 24/7 Helpline at 1-800-272-3900.
Lorraine Kermond
48:08
If anyone is concerned about their memory and would like to find a list of specialists, please call our 24/7 Helpline at 800-272-3900
Lorraine Kermond
58:47
Staying socially engaged is important for all of us and especially someone living with memory loss. The Alzheimer's Association offers social engagement opportunities. To learn more visit https://www.alz.org/help-support/i-have-alz/programs-support
Steve
01:02:22
I would like to thank you to the panelists for joining and sharing. It takes courage to join and discuss your personal situation openly. I have been on this journey with my mother for a few years now.
Christine L
01:02:35
Im wondering that after those awful falls, Betsy might consider using a walker (instead of a walking stick).
Christine L
01:02:43
I mean Judith
Lorraine Kermond
01:03:13
If anyone would like more resources on home safely please visit https://www.alz.org/help-support/caregiving/safety
Rose Marie Vaglica
01:03:14
These panelists are truly amazing! cant Thank them enough!
Lisa Centola Bayless
01:05:29
Will this conference be recorded for us to access after?
Barb Meehan
01:06:41
Thank you to the panelists for sharing your stories with us. I hope you will continue to share your stories with other people especially those early in a diasgnosis.
Lorraine Kermond
01:06:44
Yes this session is being recorded and registrants will receive a copy of all taped sessions at the end of the conference tomorrow.
Lorraine Kermond
01:07:11
We will send you an email with instructions on how to access the recordings
Lisa Centola Bayless
01:07:23
Great! Thank you so much for this. My dad is 78 and now in memory care. Such a horrible disease
chelseagordon
01:16:11
Thank you all for sharing your stories.
Tina M
01:16:12
Happy Birthday Judith!!!!
Lorraine Kermond
01:17:25
This session will end shortly but please feel free to stay on for our next session, Living with Alzheimer's . Please note you can stay logged in or log out and in throughout the conference with the same zoom link
Lorraine Kermond
01:17:45
For resources for individuals living with dementia please visit Early Stage programming: https://www.alz.org/help-support/i-have-alz/programs-support
Carolyn Carney
01:17:51
Hi Hugh - what is the name of the drug in your trial. Is it Biogen’s drug?
Jess Souza
01:18:17
Thank You all for sharing your stories.
Lorraine Kermond
01:18:20
To learn more about clinical trials visit Research Center: https://www.alz.org/research
Stacy Chavis
01:18:30
Thank each of you so much for sharing a bit of yourselves with us today, I am learning so much from each of you and grateful for your time...
GILLEN DOYLE
01:18:55
Great discussions!!! Hugh what is the drug?
Lorraine Kermond
01:19:03
We also have a database of clinical trials which will notify you of trials in your area. To learn more visit TrialMatch (https://www.alz.org/alzheimers-dementia/research_progress/clinical-trials/trialmatch)
Julie
01:19:36
Hello, I can't attend all the sessions. Are they being recorded so we can view them later? thank you
janet isserlis
01:19:49
Thank you all so much. Encourage people with or without Alzheimer’s to participate in all sorts of research to further the work of finding a cure
Julie
01:20:41
never mind - I see that the question about recordings was answered earlier in the chat. thank you
Lorraine Kermond
01:20:51
Yes this sessions as well as others will be recorded and post conference (after Saturday) we will send an email to registrants with instructions on how to access recordings
Peggy
01:21:33
Thank you all for sharing your experiences.
Kristen Cusato
01:21:40
The bracelets have the 800# on them!
Ruth Sposili
01:21:48
Thank you all of you !
Kristen Cusato
01:21:53
24/7 Helpline 1.800.272.3900
aireland
01:21:55
You are inspiring and I thank you for sharing your stories!
Lorraine Kermond
01:22:45
These panelists are amazing and brave. Thank you for sharing your stories! If someone joining us today has a story to share, please know we would love to hear from you. You can share your story with us at https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/6dd4aaafce33497598e0507a56c3364b
Carolyn DeRocco
01:22:50
Thank you all so much for sharing your stories. You are all so inspiring !!!
LisaVoyles
01:23:17
You ALL are so inspiring. I appreciate every story that you shared. You are helping so many people. Thank you!
Carolyn Carney
01:23:18
What island is Judy on?
Lorraine Kermond
01:23:32
The best way to destigmatize dementia is to get our stories out. Please feel free to share at https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/6dd4aaafce33497598e0507a56c3364b
Carolyn Carney
01:23:39
Can we get in touch with these panelists directly?
Lorraine Kermond
01:24:05
We are always looking for people to speak on behalf of those who can't tell their story. https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/6dd4aaafce33497598e0507a56c3364b
Mary
01:24:07
Thank you all for telling your stories to help all of us!
Jayne Paragona
01:24:08
Thank you all for sharing your stories! You are all amazing!
Ginny L. Hanbridge
01:24:13
You are all so amazing and inspiring! Thank you for sharing your stories!
Lorraine Kermond
01:24:37
I am sorry, I do not know where Judith lives.
Christine L
01:24:41
Wonderful session! Thank you so much Judith, Hugh, and Betsy!
Drew Wyman
01:25:03
Thank you Hugh, Judy, and Betsy for sharing. Fantastic stories all around and we appreciate it so very much.
Diana McClinton
01:25:09
Wonderful!
Lorraine Kermond
01:25:11
We are not able to provide contact information but we will share the recording of the session post conference.
Pascale Azor LTSS-CP
01:25:17
thank you
Betsey
01:25:26
Many thanks to all of you for sharing! You are so AMAZING! I'm going to start wearing my bracelet all the time from now.
Christy Kovel
01:25:40
So inspiring!!!
Susan Gassett
01:25:51
Thank you very much you are inspiring
Jacqui Nyborg
01:25:57
Thank you panelists!!!
Sue B
01:26:00
Thank you so much! You are amazing
Susan Mazzola
01:26:02
Thank you, thank you so much to our panelist for your wonderful stories. Your are an inspiration to us all!!
Clarence
01:26:03
Thank you so much for this wonderful discussion
Steve Carrier
01:26:08
can this chat be downloaded?
Julie Vieira
01:26:16
this was wonderful thank you panelists!
Tish McGonegal
01:26:33
Thank you all and thank you for facilitating Melissa!
Jacqueline Linton
01:26:46
Thank for sharing your stories. All the best!
Lorraine Kermond
01:26:54
Hi our story bank https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/6dd4aaafce33497598e0507a56c3364b
Julie McMurray
01:26:56
Thank you for sharing your story!
Jenn Hoadley
01:27:19
Thank you all so much.
Susan Antkowiak
01:27:36
Thank you for sharing your experiences!!