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Senior Concerns Presents Free Seminar on Alzheimer’s and Dementia – Early Detection
March 22, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Senior Concerns, as part of its commitment to provide support for family caregivers of aging loved ones, will present a community seminar on “Alzheimer’s and Dementia – Early Detection,” on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 5:30-7 p.m. at Senior Concerns, 401 Hodencamp Road, Thousand Oaks.
This informative seminar, led by Dr. James P. Sutton, will help family caregivers understand the difference between normal aging and dementia and recognize the symptoms of dementia. Dr. Sutton will discuss current and upcoming diagnostic tests and medications and provide an update on the latest research. He will also guide the audience through what caregivers can expect when a loved one is diagnosed with dementia and how to create lifestyle changes by simplifying activities.
Dr. Sutton is a board-certified and fellowship trained neurologist with over 30 years of experience treating patients with neurological illness. He has conducted over 100 clinical trials in the field of neurology and has a wide range of research interests including the study of new drugs for Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, migraine, dystonia, stroke, neuropathy, and epilepsy. Dr. Sutton formed Pacific Neuroscience Medical Group in 2001 in order to provide state-of-the-art clinical, educational, and research services for patients in Ventura County. He currently serves there as the founding Medical Director.
Seating is limited. To make a reservation, please contact Senior Concerns at 805-497-0189. Light refreshments will be served. A donation of $10 is requested to cover the cost of program materials.