When caregivers need answers, they don't have time to page through
a 300-page book or type a question into a search bar and figure out which
sites can be trusted. They need dependable information at their fingertips.
Alzheimer's SOS gives a safe harbor of expert advice in small doses.
Geriatrician Pamela Tronetti, DO and Dementia Care Specialist Janet Rooks,
MS have decades of geriatric care experience.
Now they offer practical, reliable, up-to-date answers for caregiver quandaries
through their videos and newspaper columns. With love and laughter, they
let caregivers know that they can do this and that they are not alone.
Read more published work from Janet and Dr. Tronetti:
Pamela Tronetti, DO, is the medical director of senior services at Parrish
Medical Center. She is a sought-after speaker for professional conferences
and meetings. She has been published in the Journal of the American Medical
Association, Clinics in Geriatric Medicine, Vim and Vigor and Florida Today.
She has received several honors and awards including being named the American
Geriatrics Society Clinician of the Year in 2014 and serving as the President
of the Medical Staff at Parrish Medical Center in 2018.
Janet C. Rooks holds a bachelor's of social work degree and a master’s
degree in counseling. She also has completed the training required to
become a certified dementia practitioner.
As coordinator of Parrish Senior Solutions, she facilitates several support
groups and is the coordinator for popular senior educational programs.
She is available to the medical staff, caregivers, families, seniors and
other healthcare professionals in the community in need of resources or
information. She offers caregivers education and support to patients at
Parrish Senior Consultation Center.