The 36 Hour Day Workshop

Event Date & Time

April 27, 2024


UT Health San Antonio, School of Nursing Nancy Smith Hurd Auditorium

Event Details:
The 36 Hour Day: A Dementia Caregiver Workshop

Saturday, April 27th, 2024 | 8:30am - 2:00pm

This workshop aims to empower caregivers and professionals with practical strategies and insight. Attendees will hear from local dementia care experts, as well as our keynote speaker Dr. Peter Rabins, co-author of "The 36-Hour Day" enhancing their ability to navigate dementia care with confidence and compassion.

Respite Care Available

Free on-site respite is available during the workshop with advance registration. Please select a Respite ticket for the person you are registering for respite and enter their name and information. If needed a program representative will follow-up to collect more information.
Meal Tickets

Register in advance to secure your meal ticket for the event. Without prior registration, we may not be able to guarantee availability of food for you at the event.

Event Location:

UT Health San Antonio, School of Nursing
Nancy Smith Hurd Auditorium
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229

Questions? Contact Ashley Weirich, Sr. Memory Care Advisor and Committee Planning Head at 210-793-6655 or at

Flyer: PSC-454336--Dementia Flyer v8_LR(SECURE)

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About the Speaker(s)

Keynote Speaker:

Peter Rabins, M.D., M.P.H.
Co-Author, "The 36-Hour Day" and "Is it Alzheimer's?"

Featured Presentations:

Understanding Dementia and Brain Change
Kelly Cowan, M.D.,
Neuropsychiatrist, Medical Director at Arden Courts ProMedica Memory Care

Nurturing Connects: Effective Communication for Dementia Caregivers
Deborah James, Assistant Professor/Clinical, UT Health School of Nursing

Reminiscence Programs: Reviving Connections with Reminiscence & Music in Dementia Care
Jim Kenton