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Friday, September 06, 2013

Care of Elders with Alzheimer's Disease and other Major Neurocognitive Disorders MOOC Course

MOOC's (Massive Open Online Course) have become more popular in recent years as a way to participate in distance education with a large and varied group of people.  The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing is offering a MOOC this October on the Care of Elders with Alzheimer's Disease and other Major Neurocognitive Disorders with Nancy Hodgson, PhD, RN and Laura Gitlin, PhD.  The course will take place over 5 weeks starting October 14th and is intended for all health care professionals and administrators.  The course will cover dementias and other neurocognitive disorders as well as new innovations in care.  

For more information on the course and to sign-up, please visit https://www.coursera.org/course/dementiacare

1 comment:

David Tal said...

This is very informative post I like it. Person suffering from Alzheimer's disease is not so simple handle with. It requires a highly trained person to deal with as most of the time its not easy to take care of these patients. One can may find solution of this problem by hiring some kind of In Home Care services. Today there are so many organization who deal with this problem in highly professional way.

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