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Frontotemporal Dementia Update: Pearls and Pitfalls of Diagnosis and Management Recommendations

October 4, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Frontotemporal Dementia Update: Pearls and Pitfalls of Diagnosis and Management Recommendations


Dr. Elizabeth Finger, Professor, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, ON Canada

Dr. Elizabeth Finger is a cognitive neurologist and Professor in the Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences at the Schulich School of Medicine at the University of Western Ontario. As a clinician-scientist, her research program is focussed on understanding and treating the emergence of changes in behaviour and emotion in Frontotemporal Dementias and related disorders.

Dr. Finger’s current research is funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research, the Weston Foundation, and the Physician Services Incorporated Foundation.


The objectives of this webinar are:

  • To review the current diagnostic criteria and approach for FTD, with a focus on bvFTD.
  • To understand the key differential diagnosis in patients being evaluated for possible bvFTD.
  • To improve health care providers distinction between bvFTD and phenocopies
  • To highlight current best practices in the management of FTD.

This integrated KTE webinar event is brought to you by brainXchange in partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Canada and the Canadian Consortium of Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA).


Registration is FREE, but space is limited
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Visual and Audio Support: The presentation will be accessible only via an internet connection. This connection can be any web-enabled laptop or desktop computer of your choice. Audio support for the presentation is also provided only via internet (telephone options are no longer available).

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This event will be recorded. By choosing to participate in the event, you consent to the recording. Recordings will be made available on the brainXchange website and on Vimeo.

If you have further questions, please contact Jillian McConnell at: jillian@brainxchange.ca



October 4, 2023
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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