Episode 43: Is Telehealth Here to Stay for Alzheimer Disease Care?

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"Mind Moments," a podcast from NeurologyLive, brings you an exclusive interview with Jessica Zwerling, MD, MS.

Episode 43 of the NeurologyLive Mind Moments podcast is now live! Scroll down to listen or click here to subscribe on your favorite streaming service.

The Mind Moments podcast features exclusive interviews with leaders in the field discussing the latest research and disease management strategies across the breadth of neurology, including epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson disease, dementia, sleep disorders, and more.

Episode 43, "Is Telehealth Here to Stay for Alzheimer Disease Care?" features an exclusive interview with Jessica Zwerling, MD, MS, director, Montefiore Hudson Valley Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease, and associate professor of neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She shared her experience with telemedicine in this population over the last year and discussed how it and similar tools can increase access, help overcome social determinants of health, and encourage engagement with the community.

The stories feature in this week's Neurology News Minute, which will give you quick updates on the following developments in neurology, are further detailed here:

EPISODE BREAKDOWN

1:15 – The switch to telemedicine at the onset of the pandemic

3:40 The benefits versus the challenges of telemedicine

5:50 – Overcoming the technologic barriers for patients

7:50 The impact of social determinants of health

9:25 Neurology News Minute

12:40 – Engaging the community about Alzheimer disease and dementia

17:20 Telemedicine's impact on education efforts and clinical trial recruitment

19:40 – The "next big thing" in Alzheimer disease

21:40 Final thoughts for the clinical community

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