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Funding totaling more than $11M studying how to create best possible health outcomes and care for individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementias and their caregivers

Environmental, personal and disease related factors contribute to behavioral symptoms of patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia symptoms, but presentation varies significantly between patients

Among 55 honored by Geriatric Nursing for significant impact on specialty

Wheeler developing tailored educational information and activities to encourage healthy behaviors to promote healthy cognitive aging.
$1.7 million grant providing oral hygiene training for nursing home staff to improve care for patients with cognitive issues
Jablonski among 23 nominated for "Health Care Professional of the Year" Award
World renowned expert on aging hosts Dementia Boot Camp with help from undergraduate students
Honor from UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care caps fulfilling year for associate professor
Associate Professor named Gerontological Society of America Fellow, will embark on new Department of Defense research project
Internationally renowned UAB School of Nursing dementia expert Dr. Rita Jablonski-Jaudon offers tips to make holidays enjoyable for both patients and families

Holiday celebrations can be overwhelming for those with memory loss but dementia-care expert Rita Jablonski-Jaudon is presenting tips on creating dementia-friendly family holidays

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