Demystifying Dementia: Improving Diagnostic Accuracy
A Half-Day Course for Primary Care Clinicians and Health Professionals

2014 date to be determined


  Diagnostic Tools Vineeth John, MD
  Mild Cognitive Impairment Vineeth John, MD
  Alzheimer’s Disease Vineeth John, MD
  Vascular Dementia Cristina Bocirnea, MD
  Diffuse Lewy Body and other movement disorders Mya Caryn Schiness, MD
  Frontotemporal Dementia Paul Schultz, MD
  Miscellaneous Dementias Carmel Dyer, MD
  Case Studies Paul Schultz, MD



Cristina Bocirnea, MD
UTHealth Medical School, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Carmel B. Dyer, MD
Houston Geriatric Education Center Project Director
UTHealth Medical School, Professor and Director, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
Chief of Staff, Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, Harris Health System

Vineeth John, MD
UTHealth Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

Paul Schulz, MD
UTHealth Medical School

Mya Caryn Schiess, MD
UTHealth Medical School


The class will be held at Amazing Place, 3735 Drexel, Houston, TX 77027.

No cost to attend this course.

Please RSVP to Jennifer Larson at or 713-500-9942.

CEU Information
Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) credits will be provided for Demystifying Dementia.

This page last updated on: June 13, 2014