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Alzheimer's and Related Disorders Society of India (ARDSI) & Indian Academy of Neurology

Diagnosis & Management of Dementia: Physicians Guide

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Overview

Diagnosis and Management of Dementia: A Physician’s Guide is a comprehensive course developed by Alzheimer’s and Related Disorders Society of India and the Indian Academy of Neurology for the purpose of training physicians in the field of dementia, a rapidly growing problem in our society. The course endeavours to evolve and enhance physicians and healthcare professional’s skills in timely and accurate diagnosis and management of dementia.

The course is developed with new age learning technologies, keeping the young learners in mind. It is delivered in partnership with Mediknit, a leading professional medical education organisation.

TThis course is meant for Physicians, General Practitioners, Psychiatrists, Geriatricians, Post- graduates and House Surgeons

  • The course is open for registration. You can register and start at any time.
  • Course Duration: 8 Weeks (7 Weeks + 1 Week internship & Assessment).

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

On completion of the course, learner should be able to:

  • Understand the broad concepts of dementia and its burden in society
  • Identify common causes of dementia
  • Acquire basic principles of dementia management
  • Recognise when to refer a dementia patient to specialist services
  • Create awareness about healthy aging and dementia in the community

Course Faculty

Course Directors

Dr Suvarna Alladi

Professor of Neurology, NIMHANS

Rukhsana Ansari

ARDSI Hyderabad Deccan

Course Coordinators

Saadiya Hurzuk

ARDSI Hyderabad Deccan

Dr Bhaskar Rajkumar

Mediknit

CURRICULUM

  1. WEEK 1: DEMENTIA OVERVIEW
  2. WEEK 2: EVALUATION OF DEMENTIA
  3. WEEK 3: INVESTIGATING DEMENTIA
  4. WEEK 4: MEDICAL MANAGEMENT OF DEMENTIA
  5. WEEK 5: BEHAVIOURAL ISSUES IN DEMENTIA
  6. WEEK 6: FUNCTIONAL REHABILITATION
  1. WEEK 7
  2. WEEK 8
  3. CERTIFICATION

Certificate

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • MBBS, should produce valid medical council registration certificate.
  • MBBS House Surgeons, should produce a valid provisional degree certificate.
  • All candidates to provide at least 2 professional references
    #Kindly note all applications will be screened and selected by the course directors.

COURSE FEES

COURSE FEES
5,000*/-

For Govt Doctors : 5,000*/- 0*/-

  • * GST and other applicable taxes extra. Conversion and bank charges for international payments will be additional.
  • If you are group of 5 or More Please call on
    +91-9686199051 or Write to us on info@mediknit.org