Health Professional Courses

enhance understanding of brain health.
enhance clinical care.

Can dementia be prevented? How does exercise improve brain function? What impact does sleep have on memory? Does exercise improve depression?

Understanding the impact lifestyle factors and modifiable risk factors on brain health has the potential to reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s dementia and improve memory. Up to 50% of cases may be due to modifiable risk factors1

1 Barnes DE, Yaffe K. The Projected Impact of Risk Factor Reduction on Alzheimer’s Disease Prevalence. Lancet neurology. 2011;10(9):819-828. doi:10.1016/S1474-4422(11)70072-2.

DESCRIPTION

Extensively researched courses are grouped into a series to give a cohesive and comprehensive understanding of different aspects of brain health. Courses are designed to improve knowledge and improve clinical care. Appreciating time constraints of busy health care workers, essential summaries are available for each course. For those with more time, links to additional reading resources are provided. CPD accredited activities are available for each course*. Relevant, straightforward information is available for patients.

*CPD accreditation  is currently only available for South Africa or countries that recognise South African accreditation.

INFORMATION

COST

10 USD / Course+
(+ Prices subject to change. Please check updated price when registering)

EFFORT

10-20 minutes a day

TIME

Read and view at your own pace.
Approximate time required 1-3 hours per topic.

LANGUAGE

English

CPD ACCREDITATION

3 CPD points/Course

WHO IS THE Health Professional COURSE DESIGNED FOR?

Health professionals with an interest in…

Healthy aging

Reduce age-related memory loss

Brain Health

Understand the impact of lifestyle factors

Memory Disorders

Increase awareness on preventative measures

Subjective Memory Loss

Improve knowledge and clinical care

Alzheimer's dementia

Information on Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia

Health Professional Courses Design

A ‘Series’ consists of a collection of courses smartly grouped to provide a complete understanding of a topic.
See the ‘Protecting Memory’ Series below.

Protecting Memory: Exercise
  • Article
  • CPD accredited multiple choice questionnaire (3CPD points)
  • Professional Essential Summary
  • Patient Information Sheet (see Terms and Conditions)
  • Supplemental Reference list

Protecting Memory: Sleep
  • Article
  • CPD accredited multiple choice questionnaire (3CPD points)
  • Professional Essential Summary
  • Patient Information Sheet (see Terms and Conditions)
  • Supplemental Reference list

Protecting Memory: Cognitive Stimulation
  • Article
  • CPD accredited multiple choice questionnaire (3CPD points)
  • Professional Essential Summary
  • Patient Information Sheet (see Terms and Conditions)
  • Supplemental Reference list

Protecting Memory: Nutrition
  • Article
  • CPD accredited multiple choice questionnaire (3CPD points)
  • Professional Essential Summary
  • Patient Information Sheet (see Terms and Conditions)
  • Supplemental Reference list

Protecting Memory: Impact of Smoking
  • Article
  • CPD accredited multiple choice questionnaire (3CPD points)
  • Professional Essential Summary
  • Patient Information Sheet (see Terms and Conditions)
  • Supplemental Reference list

Protecting Memory: Social Interaction
  • Article
  • CPD accredited multiple choice questionnaire (3CPD points)
  • Professional Essential Summary
  • Patient Information Sheet (see Terms and Conditions)
  • Supplemental Reference list

Further resources including books or programs will be provided on memorability.co. These are designed understanding pressures of time and more importantly, designed so that you have fun and protect your brain at the same time.

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