Aging Your Way: Annual Fall Conference & Luncheon
November 4, 2009
Hilton Garden Inn (across from Progressive Field)
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
3rd Annual Katz Policy Lecture
September 25, 2009
Speaker: Vincent Mor, PhD, Brown University
Topic: How State Policies Impact Long-Term-Care Options for Consumers
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Celebrating a Career of Distinction: Dr. Sidney Katz 20th Anniversary
July 13, 2009
A celebration the 20th Anniversary of Dr. Sidney Katz as BRI's Distinguished Scholar. Special Guest: U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown presented remarks on the state of health care in the United States.
Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging 2009 Annual Meeting
May 8, 2009
Guest Speaker: Lt. Governor Lee Fisher
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Fostering Creative Expression in Older Adults
Sept. 10 and Sept. 17
Dr. Linda S. Noelker and Dr. Susan Bazyk presented two sessions on creative aging, accompanied by local artisans who led hands-on activities such as journaling, drumming and card making. Six CEUs for social workers, counselors and nurses. Co-sponsored by the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging and Cleveland State University as part of the Northeast Ohio Center for Creative Aging.
Ethical Practice and Professional Conduct in Health Care
September 9, 2009
A free, three-clock-hour workshop sponsored by the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging and McGregor. Presenter Jim Collins defined ethics in health care and boundaries; listed and discussed ethical violations; and discussed boundaries and ethical behavior.
Navigating Health Care Services for Seniors
September 1, 2009
A special program for church leaders and representatives.
Nurse Practice Act: Delegation of Nursing Tasks
June 10, 2009
A free, one-hour, ONA-approved continuing education program for nurses, presented by Jim Collins, PhD. Co-sponsored by the Benjamin Rose Institute and McGregor.
Suicide Prevention in the Elderly
April 1, 2009
Castele Learning & Conference Center, Lutheran Hospital
Presenters Mark Frankl, MD, and Cathy Jacob, RN, of Lutheran Hospital, and Bert Rahl of the Benjamin Rose Institute discussed local suicide demographics, risk factors for suicide among older adults, and the assessment and development of suicide prevention plans.
Aging Related Policy Development and Legislation in the State of Ohio
March 4, 2009
State Senator Capri Cafaro discussed aging-related issues in Ohio policy.
ASA Networking Event
January 26, 2009
A discussion of the Ohio Unified Long-Term-Care Budget. Speakers include Roland Hornbostel, Ohio Department on Aging; Dr. Robert Applebaum, Miami University; and Ron Hill, Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging.