Driving Retirement: Challenging Conversations in Community Mobility

Title Driving Retirement: Challenging Conversations in Community Mobility


David B. Carr, MD
Washington University School of Medicine
Alan A. and Edith L. Wolff Professor of Geriatric Medicine
Professor of Medicine and Neurology
Clinical Director
Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science
Division of Neurorehabilitation
Medical Director
The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis (TRISL)
Parc Provence
St. Louis, MO

Release/Expiration Date (Enduring)

Release date: 02/15/2022
Expiration date: 02/15/2023

Sponsorship Sponsored by the Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL).
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The content for this activity was developed independently. All materials are included with permission. The opinions expressed are those of the faculty and are not to be construed as those of the publisher.

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Target Audience This activity is intended for primary care clinicians including internists, family physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants who work with patients with cognitive impairment or dementia.
Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Assess AD patients’ fitness to drive
  • Advise patients with AD and their caregivers on steps to retire from driving
Method of Participation (Enduring)

This activity will take approximately 15 minutes to complete. To receive credit, participants are required to view the online activity and complete the evaluation. A certificate will be immediately available. There is no fee to participate in the activity or for the generation of the certificate.

For questions, contact Allyson Lee at aelee@alz.org

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) and The Alzheimer’s Association. ACHL is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

(NOTE: Nurse practitioners may participate in this educational activity and earn a certificate of completing as AANP accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreements.)

Faculty Disclosures

The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) requires that the faculty participating in an accredited continuing education activity disclose all affiliations or other financial relationships (1) with the manufacturers of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in an educational presentation and (2) with any commercial supporters of the activity. All conflicts of interest have been mitigated prior to this activity.

The following financial relationships have been provided:

David B. Carr, MD
Clinical Investigator: IQVIA (Green Memory Trial) and Roche

Discussion of Off-Label, Investigational, or Experimental Drug/Device Use: None.

Staff and Reviewer Disclosures ACHL staff members and others involved with the planning, development, and review of the content for this activity have no relevant affiliations or financial relationships to disclose.