28th Annual Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Research Conference

Learn the latest in dementia care and research, right here in Orange County! Join UCI MIND and Alzheimer’s Orange County for our highly acclaimed 28th Annual Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Research Conference. A roster of internationally known researchers will delve into six “Elephant-in-the-Room” sensitive subjects in dementia care. The conference will shed light on the … More 28th Annual Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Research Conference

Alzheimer’s Disease and other Dementias -Stage Charts

Stage charts that depict the declining stages of Dementia have been around for the last twenty years. Many vary. Some describe the disease decline in three stages plus hospice, or some use a five stage, seven stage or even a nine stage chart. The one I wrote years ago in graduate school was four stages … More Alzheimer’s Disease and other Dementias -Stage Charts

The 3 Ds

Many years ago at USC,  Dr. Bob Knight, a famous psychologist in the field of Gerontology, taught all of us young soon-to-be gerontologists the difference between the three D’s and influenced us all to advocate for knowing the difference, as well as informing physicians of the difference. Our doctors today are much busier than ever and carry … More The 3 Ds