The Eastern Shore Area Health Education Center is hosting a virtual event presented by the Geriatrics and Gerontology Education and Research Program (GGEAR):

Caught in the Middle: Understanding Dementia & Recognizing the Needs of the Sandwich Generation

Tuesday, Dec. 8
noon - 4 p.m.

Learning Objectives:

  • Distinguish between normal and abnormal changes in cognition in later life
  • Define the demographics and challenges of the Sandwich Generation
  • Summarize the importance of prioritizing the responsibilities and tasks of the
    sandwich generation caregiver
  • Describe the importance of knowing caregiver limitations and being able to take care of them shelves
  • Identify resources to support care providers for older adults


  • Dr. Biernot
  • Diane Martin, PhD
  • Sara Smith, MHA

Students are able to register for FREE.
Certificates of attendance will be provided at the end of the conference to all participants.


Please email Sara Smith at with any questions.

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