CONTINUING NURSING EDUCATION-ON
“EARLY IDENTIFICATION AND PREVENTION OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE”
The mental health Nursing department Saveetha College of Nursing organized a continuing nursing education on “EARLY IDENTIFICATION AND PREVENTION OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE”. The programme started at 9.15am with Tamil Thai Vaazthu followed by welcome address. Totally 130 registrants have attended CNE programme. The registrants were from Saveetha College of Nursing(79), Saveetha College faculties(18) and Saveetha Medical College and Hospital Nursing staffs(20). The first session of the programme on “Prevalence and Impact of Alzheimer’s Disease” by Dr.Selvaraj Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatric, Saveetha Medical College and Hospital. B. Sc nursing students cleared their doubts from Dr. Selvaraj after his session. The next session on “The Earlier the Better: Advancements in Alzheimer’s Disease detection and early prevention” by Dr.Fabiola, Principal, Arulmigu Meenakshi Collge of Nursing, Kancheepuram. The third session on “Nurses Role in Home Care Management of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease” by Mrs.S.Sujithra, Assistant Professor, Saveetha College of Nursing, Saveetha University, Thandalam. The fourth session on “Cognitive Training: A Hands on Training Session “ by Mr. Dhinakaran Lecturer, in Clinical Psychology, Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, Chennai. The afternoon session by Mr.Alfered Solomon, Clinical Instructor, Saveetha College of Nursing, on “Myths about Alzheimer’s Disease”. The programme came to end with valedictory function.