2015 Conference Sessions

2015 Conference Sessions

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        Time    [Session #]            Presenters          Session Title      Room CE's Will Attend
  8:15 am - 9:00 am     Registration/Sign In        8:15 am - 1:30 pm     Sponsor Displays  Hager-Lubbers    Exhibition Hall      8:15 - 9:00 am     CE Liaison  117E DEV      9:00 - 10:30 am    Ashton Applewhite   This Chair Rocks:  How Ageism         Warps our View of Long Life  Loosemore    Auditorium  N,OT  SW, TR  
 10:30 - 11:30 am [1]  Dawn DeVries, DHA, Julie  Lake, MPA Christen  Ridgeway, BS  Kristine Schwab, BS  Life Balance and Healthy Aging:    Across the Continuum 136E DEV OT, SW TR  
 10:30 am - 11:30 am [2]  Sok Kean Khoo, Ph.D.  Barbara Pickut,  MD, MPH  Early Detection and Mindfulness  Interventions: The Yin and Yang of  Parkinson's Disease 111D DEV N, OT  
 10:30 am - 11:30 am [3]  Cheryl Edwards-Cannon,  MM  Taking Care of Miss Bee Bee 138E DEV  N, OT, SW, TR  
 10:30 am - 11:30 am [4]  Kara Hansen, B.S.  Lisa Spangler, COTA  Jill Banka  Building a Better Balance Program is  as easy as 1, 2,..or 3 109D DEV  N, OT, TR  
 10:30 am - 11:30 am [5]  Mark Gleason, Ph.D., Robert  Robins, Ed.S.  Paul Stansbie, Ph.D.  Boomers & Tourism: You Don't Have  to Stay Home 107D DEV OT,TR  
 10:30 am - 11:30 am [6]  Mary Mathieu, Ph.D.  Suzann Ogland-Hand, Ph.D.  Finding Balance in the early stages  of a Dementia Disorder:  Strength-  based Interventions  Loosemore  Auditorium  N, OT, SW, TR  
 11:15  am - 12:45 pm    Student Researcher Posters West Hallway      11:45 - 1:00    LUNCH Hager-Lubbers Exhibition Hall Regency Room Gordon Gallery      1:00  - 2:00 pm [7]  Scott Berlin, Ph.D., MSW  Phyllis Boone, MSN, FNP-  BC  Stephen Glass, Ph.D.  An Interprofessional Approach to a  Weight Management 107D DEV  N, OT, SW, TR  
 1:00  - 2:00 pm [8]    Jodi Douglas, BS, CTRS,  CDP  Forgotten but Not Gone:  Ambiguous  Loss and the Dementia Process 109D DEV N, OT, SW, TR    
 1:00 - 2:00 pm [9]  Marenta Klinger, MHA Lisa  Ellens, MSW  The Short Lesson on Living Long 111D DEV N, OT, SW, TR  
 1:00 - 2:00 pm [10]  Linda J. Keilman, DNP,  MSN, FNP-BC  The Spiritual Dimension in Aging Loosemore N, OT, SW, TR  
 1:00 - 2:00 pm [11]  Chris Kurby, Ph.D.  Jing Chen, Ph.D.  Aging as a Mindset:  How We think  About Age May Influence How We  Age 136E DEV N, OT, SW, TR  
 1:00  - 2:00 pm  [12]  Kristine M. Todd, DNP,  FNP-BC, RN-BC  Steven E. Brodnicki, PT,  MS, GCS, CBIS  Maintaining Functional Capacity  During and Following Hospitalization  to Improve Mobility 138E DEV N, OT  
 2:15 -3:15 pm  [13]  Nellie Blue, MA  So You Think You Can't Sing  Outside the Shower??! Loosemore Auditorium SW, OT, TR  
 2:15 -3:15 pm  [14]  Elizabeth Zeldes, BS, CPA  Glen Sweeney, BA Trooper  Marty Miller  Proceed with Caution:  Scams,  Schemes & Swindles 109D DEV OT, SW, TR  
 2:15  -3:15 pm  [15]  Nancy Mason, MM, Cert PT  Julie Lake, MPA, CTRS  Preventing Falls through Better  Balance 111D DEV N, OT, SW, TR  
 2:15  -3:15 pm  [16]  Elizabeth Neubig, MD  Brain Boost or Bust? 138E  DEV N, OT, SW, TR  
 2:15  -3:15 pm  [17]  Chris Simons, BS, CTRS  Well-being through Person-Centered  Care for Persons Living with  Dementia 136E DEV N, OT, SW, TR  
 CLOSING  SESSION  3:30  - 4:30 pm  Jennifer Feuerstein, MM,  BBS, Cert in Aging  Life Reimagined: What's Next? Loosemore Auditorium N,OT, SW, TR  

Continuing Education Credits (CEU):

N = Nursing, O= Occupational Therapy, S = Social Work, T= Therapeutic Recreation*

NoteN           Note: Final approved list will be confirmed on registration day by the appropriate professional CE liason....