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Costa Rica - XXVII National Congress of Alzheimer's "For the integral care of the Caregiver"


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SEPTEMBER 2018. This September 22 the Costa Rican Association of Alzheimer's and other Associated Dementias (ASCADA) celebrate the XXVI National Congress of Alzheimer's "For the comprehensive care of the Caregiver", in the framework of the celebration of World Alzheimer's Day.

Our objective will be focused on the various actions that are proposed in the strategy and action plan on dementia and other disabling disorders in the elderly, approved in resolution by PAHO in 2017.

It will be a great opportunity to update ourselves on the latest aspects of its causes, risk reduction and increasingly necessary approaches to face what is considered a Public Health priority totally free for our population.

In the framework of National interest for the advancement in development and implementation plans against the fight of Alzheimer's and other dementias, we wish to share our principle of shared efforts, confident that it is the best way to face this terrible evil that will affect millions of people. people, families, communities and the health systems of each of our countries.

We hope it will be a meeting place for professionals, academics, researchers, people with illness and the community in general.

Congressional registration can be done online by sending your full name, email and telephone to ascada.alzcr@gmail.com. The costs of the congress are c. 12,000 colons caregivers and patients with Alzheimer's. c. 20,000 student colones and 25,000 professional colones.

Please contact the Asociacion Costarricense de Alzheimer y otras Demencias
Asociadas for further information at ascada.alzcr@gmail.com.

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