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Managing Behaviors in Lewy Body Dementia
Ask the Expert brings in top medical professionals from around Florida to discuss Lewy Body dementia. Join our special guests to explore how to better discern and manage LBD behaviors.

Time: 2-4:15 p.m. ET/1:3:15 p.m. CT

Agenda:
Fluctuations and psychiatric features of Lewy body dementia (LBD): non-pharmacologic approaches to coping, Dr. Tanis J. Ferman, Mayo Clinic

Understanding the triggers and management strategies of challenging behaviors, Carol White, Alzheimer’s Association

Caregiver health and caregiver burden in LBD, Dr. James Galvin, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Pharmacologic approaches and current research in LBD, Dr. Melissa J. Armstrong, University of Florida

Question and answer session with panel

Special Guests:
Tanis J. Ferman, PhD, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic
Carol White, MSW, Alzheimer’s Community Educator, certified dementia practitioner
James Galvin, MD, Neurologist, Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Melissa J Armstrong, MD, Neurologist Director of the Mangurian Clinical-Research Headquarters for Lewy body dementia, University of Florida

This Webinar is part of the Virtual Brain Bus program funded in part State of Florida, Department of Elder Affairs, Area Agency on Aging of Pasco-Pinellas, Inc.

Apr 6, 2021 02:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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