The other half of dementia: family caregivers

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Critical Conversation

Join the OHSU Brain Institute for the June BRAINet Lecture with Allison Lindauer, Ph.D., N.P.

21 Jun | 12:00 pm


Virtual Event is hosted by the OHSU Brain Institute

Almost 22 million Americans provide unpaid care to a family member living with dementia. Allison Lindauer, Ph.D., N.P., will address what we know about these family members and how we can support them.

Dr. Lindauer is a nationally-certified gerontological nurse practitioner and scientist. As an assistant professor at OHSU’s Layton Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, she cares for persons with dementia and their caregivers. With over 20 years’ experience in aging care, Dr. Lindauer conducts research on dementia caregiving and telehealth. As the leader of Outreach, Recruitment and Enrollment at the Layton Center, Dr. Lindauer oversees community-based activities and study recruitment. She is a preceptor and mentor for students in health-related studies.

Kate Stout
OHSU Brain Institute

Allison Lindauer, Ph.D., N.P.
Director, Outreach, Recruitment & Education, Layton Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease Center, School of Medicine