Each year we invite contributions to AgeBlog from members of the Aging in America Conference community who will be making a presentation at the conference. For 2017, we have a rich series of contributions covering issues ranging from use of acupuncture for pain remediation to the impact of aging on the workforce, and many other topics.
Below is a list of AgeBlog articles from 2017 Aging in America Conference presenters. We hope you will join us at the conference and that you will also take the opportunity to preview some of the presentations addressing these topics. If you can’t join us in Chicago, here’s an opportunity to sample the breadth of the conference’s programming.
You Can Make a Difference: Addressing Abuse in Later Life, by Bonnie Brandl
The Experiential Self and the Remembering Self, by Judy A. Cornish
Facilitating Purpose Beyond the Self in Older Adults, by Jim Emerman and Anne Colby
Cultural Awareness in Dementia Care—“Hal million oo dollar maaha baraka”, by Farhiya M. Farah
Introducing the National Center on Law and Elder Rights, by Fay Gordon
Respite Care: Because Caregivers Deserve a Break,by Joy Johnston
Practicing Words: Writing Activities to Strengthen Older Adult Communication, by Karen Sheriff LeVan
Be Vision Aware: Cutting Through the Confusion of Vision Rehabilitation Services, by Priscilla Rogers
Patient-Centered Medical Homes and the Care of Older Adults,by Robert Schreiber, David Dorr and Robyn Golden
Long Term Care Integration: Strategies Supporting Requirements in LTC Reform, by Janet Spinelli
Issues, Impacts, and the Implications of an Aging Workforce, by Jeffrey Tamburo
Vision Problems—Just Part of Aging, by Jeff Todd
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