Saturday, October 7, 2017

Understanding Swallowing Problems and Dementia

NEW Hawaii-made video on dysphagia!

Thank you to the Pacific Islands Geriatric Education Center, Dept of Geriatric Medicine, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii for producing this learning tool Hawaii caregivers who are taking care of elders with dysphagia (swallowing problems). 

It can be used by both family caregivers, as well as professional caregivers, and has a special emphasis to our Hawaiian and Pacific Island communities. Please share the valuable and free educational tool,

* Translated (Samoan, Ilocano, Chuukese) versions of this video and written resources will be available by the end of 2017.
* For a copy of a DVD, please contact JABSOM at 808-523-8461