Alzheimer’s Association will be holding their annual Alzheimer’s & Dementia University conference

Hello,

The Alzheimer’s Association will be holding their annual Alzheimer’s & Dementia University conference for family caregivers and healthcare professionals. Come Join the Alzheimer’s Association and guest presenters from around the state to increase your knowledge of Alzheimer’s and enhance your caregiving skills.

Family Caregiver $15 | Healthcare Professional $55  5 Social Work & Nursing CEUs and Physician CMEs approved.

Each University will have lunch provided. Workshop topics are designed to meet the needs of both professional and family caregivers.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Planning for Legal & Financial Consideration
  • Effective Communication Strategies
  • Working with Your Doctor: Supporting Alzheimer’s Care
  • Understanding & Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors

Dates & Locations

Martinsburg, WV  May 17, 2018 | 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  Blue Ridge Community & Technical College  13650 Apple Harvest Drive Register here

Beckley, WV June 4, 2018 | 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Raleigh General Hospital Education Building – 1710 Harper Road Register here

Wheeling, WV June 21, 2018 | 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. The White Palace at Wheeling Park 1801 National Road Register here

Charleston, WV June 27, 2018 | 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. UC School of Pharmacy 2300 MacCorkle Avenue SE Register here

Morgantown, WV July 25, 2018 | 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. WVU Medicine HSN-H 1905 – 1 Medical Center Drive Register here

For more information or to register, contact 800.272.3900.

WV Immunization Network

The WV Immunization Network (WIN) is a statewide immunization coalition of over 300 members from the public and private sectors who are focused on improving immunization rates and protecting West Virginians from vaccine-preventable diseases. The Center for Rural Health Development serves as the lead agency for WIN.

 

For more information, please contact: 

The Center for Rural Health Development Phone: (304) 397-4071 Email Website

2018 TBI Conference

2018 TBI Conference: Connecting the Dots After TBI on May 10-12, 2018 at the Days Inn Conference Center in Flatwoods, WV. 

 

IF YOU HAVE NOT REGISTERED, DO SO NOW! 

Registration closes May 3rd

 

REGISTER HERE: http://tbi.cedwvu.org/

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Glenville State College Academic Success Center is hosting the “Pioneering Your Future” Career Expo

Employers, Administrators, and Human Resources Personnel:

 

The Glenville State College Academic Success Center is hosting the “Pioneering Your Future” Career Expo on Thursday, April 19th, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the college’s Waco Center.  This event is free for both exhibitors and attendees.  If you or a representative from your company are interested in setting up a booth, please return the attached Registration Form.  A table and chair(s) will be provided along with refreshments throughout the day.

 

If you have any further questions about this event, or anything else, please contact us at Career.Services@glenville.edu or by telephone at 304.462.4118.

 

2018 NAMI National Convention

The 2018 NAMI National Convention is one of the largest community gatherings of mental health advocates in the United States.

 

Each year, our convention connects and inspires people looking for resources, research, support services and recovery strategies. Join this diverse, action-driven group of individuals experiencing mental health conditions, family members and caregivers, policymakers, educators, researchers, clinicians, providers, exhibitors, sponsors and press this year in New Orleans from June 27–30.