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Understanding Dementia and it’s Forms

Dementia is the loss of cognitive functioning — thinking, remembering, and reasoning — to such an extent that it interferes with a person's daily life and activities.  Dr. Lucia Dattoma, a geriatric specialist from UCLA Health, will discuss the signs and symptoms of dementia, its stages and forms, diagnoses, causes, and management. 

Who: Dr. Lucia Dattoma, UCLA Health

When: October 11, 2022 | 11 AM

Where: Online Zoom Webinar



Dr. Dattoma earned her medical degree from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico, with additional training at Fifth Pathway, New York Medical College. She completed her internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and residency in Internal Medicine at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Dattoma completed a fellowship in Faculty Development at Harbor UCLA Medical Center and a fellowship in Geriatric Medicine at UCLA School of Medicine.