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VIDEO: How can you help someone with dementia and behavioral symptoms? with Dr. David Sultzer

By March 6, 2020March 18th, 2020Commentary, Community Events


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How can you help someone with dementia and behavioral symptoms?


About the Speaker:

Dr. David Sultzer joined the faculty at UCI in 2019 after more than 20 years at UCLA and the West Los Angeles VA Hospital. He serves as Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior in the UCI School of Medicine and directs clinical research operations for UCI MIND. As a geriatric psychiatrist, he has dedicated his career to understanding the behavioral manifestations associated with Alzheimer’s disease and is internationally recognized for his research in this area. Dr. Sultzer received his medical degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed a residency in psychiatry and fellowship in neurobehavior at UCLA.


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