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Events

Upcoming Events

Session Title
Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Info/Registration links
39th Annual Oregon State University Gerontology Conference
April 2-3, 2015
The 39th annual conference is titled, "Aging: Raising the Bar"
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practioners, Other Providers, Other Health Care Professionals, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Care Managers, Community Members
Registration opens February 2nd, 2015

View 'Save-the-Date' flyer here


Other Educational Opportunities

 

Title Date Type of Event
Target Audience
Info/Registration links
"Oral Health and Dementia"
Current FREE Online webinar
Physicians, Nurses, Social Workers, Geriatric Care Managers, Gerontologists, Gerontology Students, Counselors, Ombudsman/Patient Advocates and Family Caregivers
"Oral Health and Dementia" training link

 

Provided by the Virginia Geriatric Education Center, and the Virginia Alzheimer's Commission AlzPossible Initiative




Archive of Past Programs: by topic

Healthy Aging

Session Title
Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Links/Downloads available
2014 OHSU Healthy Aging Alliance Conference
September 30, 2014

Joe Quinn, MD

 

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

 

Age-Friendly Portland panel discussion:

Margaret Neal, PhD

George Hocker

Leslie Foren

Joyce DeMonnin

All are welcome: researchers, clinicians, educators, policy and advocacy colleagues, and anyone who is or who might someday be growing older!
2014 Healthy Aging Alliance video

 

Quinn slides for download

 

Eckstrom slides for download

 

Age-Friendly Portland slides for download





Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

Session Title
Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Links/Downloads available
"2014 McGinty Conference on Alzheimer's"
November 4, 2014
Keith Fargo, PhD

 

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

 

Betsy Broyles Arnold

 

Deniz Erten-Lyons, MD

 

Patrick Gillette, MD

 

The McGinty Conference is geared toward individuals personally and/or professionally affected by this devastating disease.
Speaker presentation videos and slides will be posted here soon!
"Alzheimer's Care: Supporting the journey of patient and caregiver"

 

Treating Behaviors in Context: Understanding the big picture in dementia care

 

Softening the Journey: Palliative care and Alzheimer's disease

 

Management of Behavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer's Disease

April 3, 2014

 

 

 

 

Susan McCurry, PhD

 

Susan Hedlund, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C

 

David Mansoor, MD

Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Other Health Care Professionals, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Care Managers

Event Flyer

 

McCurry Presentation Video

McCurry slides for download

Hedlund Presentation Video

Hedlund slides for download

Mansoor Presentation Video

Mansoor slides for download

"Managing Dementia in Primary Care: From Diagnosis to Driving to Dangerous Medications"

November 5, 2013
Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH
Physicians Presentation Video
Slides for download

"All About Alzheimer's" Education Workshop

The State of Knowledge About Dementia

TrialMatch: The Path to Tomorrow's Treatments. Today.

Assessment and Diagnosis of Dementia

Understanding Dementia in the Context of Multiple Chronic Illnesses

Family Support: Recognizing and Reducing Caregiver Burden

Pharmacological Management of Behavioral Symptoms in Alzheimer's Dementia
May 23, 2013
Joseph Quinn, MD

Pamela Mottola, LCSW

Jeffrey Kaye, MD

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

Theresa Harvath, PhD, RN, CNS

David Mansoor, MD
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Other Providers, Other Health Care Professionals, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Care Managers
Quinn Presentation Video

Mottola Presentation Video

Kaye Presentation Video

Eckstrom Presentation Video

Harvath Presentation Video

Mansoor Presentation Video




Falls Prevention

Session Title Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Links/Downloads

"The STEADI Project at OHSU: Provider training"

March 10th & 19th, 2014

Colleen Casey, PhD, ANP-BC, CNS

 

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

Physicians at OHSU Internal Medicine Department

Presentation Video

"We All Fall Down: Team-Based Interventions to Reduce Falls"

March 19th, 2013

Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH

William "Si" Simonson, PharmD, CGP, FASCP

Glenise McKenzie, RN, MN, PhD

Vicki Cotrell, PhD, MSSW

Margaret Neal, PhD

Kathie Lasater, EdD, RN, ANEF

Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Other Providers, Other Health Care Professionals, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Care Managers

Presentation Video




Delirium Management

Session Title
Date Speaker(s) Target Audience
Links/Downloads available

"Enhancing Interprofessional Teamwork and Systems Approaches to Reduce Delirium in the Hospital"

September 14, 2010
Elizabeth Eckstrom, MD, MPH
Physicians Presentation Slides