MISAMISNON: DILI MALIMTANON
ADAP goes to Misamis Occidental
The Alzheimer’s Disease Association of the Philippines in cooperation with the Misamis Occidental Medical Society (MOMS) will be celebrating World Alzheimer’s Day and Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Week (Philippines) this September. Different activities have been lined up: a Post-graduate Course for Physicians on the Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders will be held on September 21, 2012, Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Mu Manor Hotel, simultaneously a Post-graduate Training Course on dementia and nursing care for nurses will be held at Naomi’s Botanical Gardens from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, both in Ozamis City.
On September 22, 2012, Saturday, being one with the world in celebration of World Alzheimer’s Day, a memory walk will be held in Oroquieta. Assembly time is 5:30 am at the Oroquieta Gym.
All participants will get a t-shirt, visor and memory walk kit and free snacks. A Barangay Health Workers Course with emphasis on its role in community-based dementia care will be held at 9:30 am at the gym.
All interested participants in all the events, please contact the Misamis Occidental Medical Society, the Nurses Association and your barangay for early registration. For more information and registration, you can also email firstname.lastname@example.org.