Building Elder Friendly Futures Locally and Globally

October 8-9, 2014   |  University of Washington – Seattle  |  HUB

2014 Conference Highlights!

Each day begins with an exceptional keynote speaker:

  • Dr. May Wykle PhD, “Aging in Uncertain Times: Creating Elder Friendly Futures for Caregivers”
  • Dr. Eric Coleman, MD, “Bridging the Great Divide: Integrating Health Care Delivery and Community Based Services?”

Multiple concurrent sessions including the following:

  • Plenary Panel: Innovations in Dementia Care
  • Legal Issues: Elder Law, Guardianship and More
  • New Technology to Support Aging in Place
  • State of the Science: Behavioral Health and Aging
  • Aging in Poverty: the Politics of Marginalization & Inequities for both Rural and Urban Adults ..and many more!

Lunchtime roundtable discussion, poster session, innovations showcase and short film viewing, a reception and closing words from Judy Pigott; co-author of “Personal Safety Nets”.

Visit the program page for the exact details of the two-day conference and register today!


      • Community and Technological Supports for Aging in Place

    • State of the Science: Maintaining and Enhancing Physical and Mental Well-Being

    • Cultural Competence, Marginalized Populations and Disparities Across the Life Course

    • Current and Future Policy and Legal Issues

    • Linking Local to Global in Urban and Rural Settings

    • Cross-disciplinary and Inter-professional Collaborations

Working Together for Elder Friendly Futures is co-provided by:

  • University of Washington School of Nursing, de Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging
  • University of Washington School of Social Work
  • University of Washington School of Nursing, Continuing Nursing Education

A Special Thank You to our 2014 Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors

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  Gold Sponsors


2014 Silver Sponsors


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Bronze Sponsors



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