Advanced stage and end-of-life care - Webinar | Lewy Body Dementia Association LBDA

Advanced stage and end-of-life care - Webinar

Advanced stage and end-of-life care - Webinar

May 7, 2020

This free webinar is the fifth of a five-part series offered through the University of California, San Francisco's Weill Institute for Neurosciences - Memory and Aging Center. The series will cover the basics of Lewy body dementia (LBD), its treatments, symptoms and management, advocacy and advanced stages of the disease. All webinars will be recorded and provided to registrants.

Speaker: Maya Katz, MD

Dr. Maya Katz is a neurologist at the UCSF Movement Disorder and Neuromodulation Center. She specializes in treating patients with Parkinson's disease, essential tremor, dystonia and other movement disorders. Her research interests include identifying ways to delay Parkinson's disease progression and improving outcomes for patients treated with deep brain stimulation. She is also interested in multidisciplinary approaches to treating advanced movement disorders.

Katz earned her bachelor's degree and her medical degree from Cornell University. She completed her internship and residency at Mount Sinai Hospital and her neurology fellowship in movement disorders at UCSF.



Thursday, May 7, 2020
12-1PM PT


Click HERE to register.