4/4/18 Brain Health and Risk Factors for Dementia


10:00 – 11:00 am HST

Join us as Kamal Masaki, MD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Geriatric Medicine at The John A. Burns School of Medicine, shares key factors associated with maintaining brain health. She’ll review the structure and function of healthy brain aging, define cognitive reserve, and discuss the impacts of physical, mental, and social activity as well as nutrition. Dr. Masaki will also describe risk factors for dementia, including cardiovascular risk factors, and discuss potential protective factors.

Those attending the session will:

  1. Identify factors associated with maintaining brain health
  2. Recognize dementia and review possible causes and associated risk factors
  3. Review local research on brain health
  4. Explore available dementia resources

This program is approved by National Association of Social Workers–Hawai`i Chapter (Approval HI62792018-14) for 1 Social Work continuing education contact hour.

This continuing nursing education was approved by the Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation for 1.0 nursing contact hour.  Approval valid through 4/4/2020.  OCEAN ID #2018-14.

One (1) nursing contact hour was approved for the archived webinar by the Oregon Nurses Association, an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. See above disclosure.

State licensure boards have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses.
There is no conflict of interest for any planner or presenter with this learning activity.

Cost is $25 for HAH Members and $35 for Non-Members.

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Healthcare Association of Hawaii
707 Richards Street, PH2
Honolulu, HI 96813

Click here to view the recorded webinar.
Click here to view the slides.

Note: If you want CEs, you must complete the evaluation form (the link can be found at the end of the recording) to attest to your attendance. Please ensure each person individually fills out the evaluation form if you want CEs (even if they will be joining others to view the recorded webinar from a central location/computer).