Education

One of the major goals of the CEAD of WNY is to provide education and training to health care providers and students in health care professions to promote the benefits of early diagnosis and treatment of individuals with dementia/Alzheimer's disease, utilization of available treatments and enrollment in clinical trials.

The Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease will provide on site or web based training/education sessions tailored to meet your specific objectives. Sessions can range from 15 minutes to several hours, depending on your needs and goals for dementia care in your practice.

Topics may include

  • Screening for cognitive impairment in primary care
  • Early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
  • Specialty diagnostic services: What you and your patient can expect from The Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease
  • Disclosing the dementia diagnosis to your patient and their families
  • The dementia diagnosis: What's Next? 

To schedule a session:
The Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease at (716) 829-5432.

Alzheimer's Disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment: Diagnosis

Kinga Szigeti MD, Ph.D
Director of the Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders Center
 

Alzheimer's Disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment: Treatment

Kinga Szigeti MD, Ph.D
Director of the Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders Center