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Cultural Competence in Dementia - CEU Event

Thursday 10/05/2017 08:30 AM - 12:00 PM
St. Pauls House
3800 North California Avenue, Chicago, IL 60618
The issues of culture, health disparities, and ethnic diversity will be described within the context of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Dementia will also be discussed from the perspectives of Hispanic and Korean American elders and their families, with the resulting implications for research and care.

Speakers:
~ Daniel Kuhn, LCSW, Vice President of Education, All Trust Home Care
~ Eunki Kim and Ok Kyung Kim of the Hana Center(Korean American agency)
~ David X. Marquez, PhD, FACSM, FGSA, Assoc. Professor at the Univ. of Illinois at Chicago and Principal Investigator of the Latino Core Study, Rush Univ. Medical Ctr.

8:30 a.m. – Registration & Breakfast
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon – Program

This program awards 3.0 clock hours of Continuing Education to Illinois Social Workers, Profes-sional Counselors, Nurses and Nursing Home Administrators. This program fulfills the Illinois Social Worker 3-hour licensure requirement for Cultural Competency. The program is FREE but advance registration is required. Please register at: events@elderwerks.com or call 847-462-0885

Sponsors:
Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center
Dutton Casey & Mesoloras PC
All Trust Home Care
In-Home Counseling for Seniors
Elderwerks

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