Date(s) - 11/17/17
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging
This conference will review and expand upon the recommendations from the “National Research Summit on Care, Services, and Supports for Persons with Dementia and Their Caregivers” being held in Washington, DC in October 2017. The conference will focus on how recommendations from the Summit are likely to impact future research and services on care and caregiving. The Summit Co-Chair, Katie Maslow, MSW, Visiting Scholar, The Gerontological Society of America; and the Summit Advisory Committee member, Sarah Lenz Lock, JD, Senior Vice President for Policy, AARP, will serve as keynote speakers. In addition, a panel of local researchers and service organizations will discuss how innovations in the care-related research and quality services underway in northeast Ohio are responding to and informing recommendations from the National Summit.
Presented with support from AARP.
Cost is $40. A limited number of scholarships are available for full-time students.
For questions and more information on sponsorship opportunities at the 2017 Caregiving Conference, contact Jennifer Salkin at 216.373.1688 or Jsalkin@benrose.org.