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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Finding What Works and Making it Work in Your Community
Matt D'Amico, Shally Iyer, Peggy Pico, Lesley Steinman 

Using Photovoice as a Tool to Engage Communities of Color and Language Minorities for Healthy Aging
Anna Adachi-Mejia, Kelly Laflamme

Thursday, October 18, 2018

ReFraming Elder Abuse
Plenary address by Alyssa Neumann, Project Coordinator, National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA) at University of Southern California; and Julie Schoen, NCEA Deputy Director, Keck School of Medicine at USC 

Aging In Place Through Home Based Interventions
Presentation by Dwayne Spencer
Presentation by Ruth Ann Norton
Presentation by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis president and CEO ​Dwayne Spencer

The Power of Collective Advocacy and Public_Private Partnerships
Smile On 60+ presentation by Holly Plemons, Senior Program Director, Smile On 60+
The SeniorTrust/ElderTrust Settlement presentation by Jim Shulman, Executive Director, Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability

Wiser about Funding Threats: Why the Safeguarding of the Medicaid Program is Crucial
Medicaid/CHIP Moving Forward presentation by Sheila Burke, RN, MPA, FAAN, Chair, Government Relations & Public Policy, Baker Donelson
Medicaid: Funding Threats, Reform & Foundation Opportunities presentation by Jonathan Westin, Senior Director For Health Initiatives, JFNA Strategic Health Resource Center

Best of the Region: Using Data-Driven Approaches to Address Health Disparities in a Mid-South City
The Aging Initiative: Developing a Framework for Change presentation by Katie Midgley, Plough Foundation

From FrameWorks to Ground Work
Reframing Aging in Maine presentation by Ruta Kadonoff of Maine Health Access Foundatino and and Laura Lee of Maine Community Foundation
Changing the Narrative: Ending Ageism. Together. Presentation by Therese Ellery of Rose Community Foundation and Janine Vanderburg, Changing the Narrative in Colorado

Can We Address Elder Abuse in Low Resource Communities?
Presentation by Amy Berman, The John A. Hartford Foundation; Ferrell Moore and Laura Brown, Baptist Memorial Hospital; Rebecca Stoeckle, Education Development Center

Driving Demand for Coordinated Care in California: MediMaking Medicare + MediCal Work for California’s Dual Eligibles
Presentation by Gretchen Addi, Aging 2.0 and Eric Thai, The SCAN Foundation

Reducing Social Isolation and Fostering Healthy Aging
Presentation on OASIS Intergenerational Tutoring by Paul Weiss, OASIS
Reducing Social Isolation and Fostering Healthy Aging presentation by Lynn Haglin, Vice President/KIDS PLUS Director, Northland Foundation

Friday, October 19, 2018

Aging Matters: A Case Study in Building Community Awareness
Presentation by Kevin Crane, Will Pedigo and Daniel Tidwell, Nashville Public Television; and Dianne Oliver of West End Home Foundation

Exploring Social Determinants to Latino Aging
Shaping Opportunities for Funding presentation by Priscilla Montoya-Vitello, Latino Community Foundation of Colorado; and Daniela Young, Latino Age Wave Colorado

Homeward Bound: From Homelessness to a Home of Their Own
Presentation by Rachel Hester, Room in the Inn; Eileen O'Brien, Elders Living at Home Program, Boston Medical Center; Elizabeth Gaynes, The Osborne Association


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