Next Month Rhinelander will be hosting the Alzheimer’s Association 14th Annual Fall Education Conference.
This year’s conference features Dr. Cary J Kohlenberg, a board certified geriatric psychiatrist who has been involved in the clinical research of many promising new medications. His current research areas include Alzheimer’s disease and depression. At the conference he will be presenting on the early evaluation and treatment of dementia and the psychopharmacologicial treatment of symptoms.
The conference will also feature author Charles Schoendfeld. He wrote the book “A Funny Thing Happened on my Way to the Dementia Ward.” After his mother was admitted to a dementia unit, he retired from his 27 year career and signed up for CNA training.
The event will take place Tuesday November 13th from 8-4 at the Northwoods Banquet Center in Rhinelander. Those attending must register by tomorrow. You can call 715-362-7779 or register online at < www.alz.org/gwwi >.