Geriatrics Symposium 2015

The Geriatrics Symposium will be held on Friday, March 6, 2015 at the Radisson Hotel in La Crosse.

Speaker Presentation Materials: (PDF files for download)

Alcohol and Drug Abuse in the Elderly
David A.Onsrud, D.O., Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic Health System - La Crosse, WI

Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease
Lindsay R Clark, Ph.D., Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute, Madison, WI

Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia, Clinical Manifestations and Behavior Cascades: What Can We do to Prevent Behavior and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD)
Suzanne Bottum-Jones, BSN, MS, Director of Education and Outreach, Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute, Madison, WI

Shedding Light on Lower Extremity Wounds
Colleen A. Bonsack, BSN, RN, WCC, Bethany Riverside, La Crosse, WI

Aging Gracefully? The Psychology of Aging and Issues with Adjusting to the Aging Experience
Lisa Ann Howell, Ph.D., Behavioral Health, Mayo Clinic Health System - La Crosse, WI