2015 Program

Preliminary 2015 Program

Program Schedule as of July 27, 2015; subject to change

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Morning Registration
Welcome
Barbara Cochrane
Keynote – Demographic Shifts and the Changing Landscape: Fertile Ground for Change Agents
Karen Lincoln
Break
  1. Panel: Aging Well among Diverse Communities
  2. State of the Science – Anticholinergics and Risk of Dementia
  3. Panel: Working with Challenging Family Members
Noon Lunch/Roundtables
Afternoon Concurrent Sessions
  1. Panel: Innovations in Fall Prevention
  2. State of the Science – Anticholinergics and Risk of Dementia (repeat)
  3. Panel: Transitions/Continuity of Care Strategies in Community Settings
Break
Concurrent Sessions
  1. Panel: High Level Wellness
  2. Panel: Aging Well among Diverse Communities (repeat)
  3. Aging with and into Disability
Film Viewing
Friday, September 18, 2015
Morning Welcome/Recap of Day 1
Keynote – Collaborative Approaches for Creating Aging Friendly Communities
Andrew E. Scharlach
Break
Concurrent Sessions
  1. Panel: Elder-Friendly Services and Supports in Growing Communities
  2. State of the Science: Frailty
  3. Panel: Intergenerational Programs and Supports
Noon Posters and Lunch
Afternoon Concurrent Sessions
  1. Panel: Early Stage Memory Loss — Innovations in Policy, Research, Clinic and the Community
  2. Deprescribing
  3. Panel: Elder-Friendly Services and Supports in Growing Communities (repeat)
Break
Concurrent Sessions
  1. Panel: Perspectives on Sleep Issues with Aging
    Growing Older Does Not Mean Sleeping Poorly
  2. State of the Science: Frailty (repeat)
  3. Panel: Environmental Designs for Elder-Friendly Futures
Closing/Evaluation