Driving and Dementia

Kristoffer Rhoads, PhD

Clinical Neuropsychologist
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
Memory and Brain Wellness Center
Harborview Medical Center/University of Washington School of Medicine

 Learning Objectives

 

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Increase familiarity with cognitive risk factors related to driving safety and impairment
  • Improve use of screening and case detection tools around increased risk of driving impairment in dementia
  • Increase awareness of and access to resources/community supports for additional evaluation and to promote community mobility.

[From the Winter 2021 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series (Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias)]