Release: Oct. 6, 2021
Expiration: Oct. 26, 2022
Ellen Dicks, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Race Against Dementia Fellow
Alzheimer’s Centre Amsterdam
Prashanthi Vemuri, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Joana Pereira, Ph.D.
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Lund University, Lund, Sweden
David M. Cash, Ph.D.
Principal Research Fellow
Dementia Research Centre
UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
This FREE 60 minute recorded webinar will address the gap felt by clinicians and researchers around the rapidly changing landscape of the appropriate use of structural and vascular imaging in dementia. This webinar addresses gaps of knowledge around how to extract and interpret detailed information regarding neurodegenerative processes and vascular injury obtained from high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging of the brain in patients with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.
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|Funding Statement||Earn complimentary CME credit.|
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|Target Audience / Intended Audience||This activity is intended to meet the educational needs of psychologists, primary care clinicians including internists, family physicians, radiologists, neurologists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who are seeking additional education in the assessment, diagnosis and ongoing health care of patients with cognitive impairment and dementia.|
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For many years, the Neuroimaging Professional Interest Area (PIA) has been running educational workshops before the Alzheimer’s Association International ConferenceⓇ (AAICⓇ) around the use of structural and vascular imaging in dementia. This was to address the gap felt by clinicians and researchers around the rapidly changing landscape of the research around appropriate use of structural and vascular imaging in dementia.
This lecture addresses gaps of knowledge around how to extract and interpret detailed information regarding neurodegenerative processes and vascular injury obtained from high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging of the brain in patients with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
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The remaining course director(s), planner(s), faculty and reviewer(s) of this activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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