School of Nursing l Nursing
Hometown: New Glarus, WI
This talk focuses on the basics of dementia management from early to late disease. It’s appropriate for both health care professionals and lay audiences.
Alzheimer's Disease and End-of-Life: Exploring Comfort Care
This talk focuses on Alzheimer’s disease as a terminal illness and the potential benefits of both palliative and hospice care for people living with AD. There is talk of symptoms experienced at end-of-life and treatment options. This would be appropriate for professional and lay audiences.
Medical Complications of Moderate to Severe Dementia.
Talk objectives: Describe characteristics of moderate and severe stage dementia•Name three medical complications of advanced dementia•Identify one strategy for preventing each medical complication of dementia•Explain the nursing management of medical complications of dementia
The Challenging Student
This is a talk aimed toward preceptors of health professional students. It gives specific techniques for helping students to succeed in clinical settings.
Assessing Critical Thinking
This talk is geared toward preceptors of advance practice provider students, but could be tailored for other health professional students.