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Outreach and Engagement
8600 University Blvd.
Evansville, IN 47712
Diana Nyad - "Never Ever Give Up!"
Speaker(s): Cindy Goodwin, MSN, RN
Speaker(s): Teepa Snow, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Description: Exhibits open
Description: Application and research for music therapy for older adults in a variety of community & residential settings
Speaker(s): Kathleen M. Murphy, PhD, MT-BC
Description: A practical approach to couple-hood in retirement years
Speaker(s): Mike and Judy Barnett
Description: Explore the physiology of menopause, common symptoms, and strategies for management
Speaker(s): Anne Moore, DNP, APN, FAANP
Description: Look into the future of provision of healthcare services
Speaker(s): Linda White, President and CEO Deaconess Health System
Description: Learn the basics of advance directives and why they are needed
Speaker(s): Karen L. Williams, BS
Description: This experiential presentation provides awareness and tools for on-demand stress-relief, resilience and vitality
Speaker(s): Kimberly Gray RN, HN-BC, BA, LMT, CHTP/I/Licensed HeartMath Trainer/Coach
Description: Exhibits open - UC East, 2nd Floor
Description: Experiential presentation of various evidence-based body-mind-spirit modalities helpful in preventing falls and reducting fear of falling.
Speaker(s): Helen Emge Shymanski, CHC, E-RYT 200
Description: Life is full of fond memories, and there are more to be made. Funeral preplanning can offer peace of mind, so you can enjoy the present, knowing the future is secure.
Speaker(s): Carol Chambers & Doug Hoog
Description: Learn tips to maintain confidentiality of your personal information and what to do in the event your identity is stolen.
Speaker(s): Greg Oeth, Posey County Sheriff
Description: Using SWIRCA & More's Care Transitions to reduce hospital readmissions while stabilizing the patients in a community setting
Speaker(s): Michael Halling, MS, Cathleen L Eli, BS
Description: A legal settlement by CMS eliminates the "improvement requirement" for home health skilled services. How does this affect home health coverage?
Speaker(s): Jean Macdonald, BSN, MS, RN
Description: An experiential presentation introducing integrative/holistic tools for self-care, stress-relief and to restore a sense of balance/renewal.
Description: Discover how SongShine helps stroke victims and those with Parkinson's strengthen their speaking voices.
Speaker(s): Kim Atwood, Rebecca Brookman, Pat Denton, JoAnn Drennen, Barbara Fosse and Colleen Martin
Description: Discover how this non-profit organization provides World War II veterans an opportunity to visit Washington, D.C.
Speaker(s): Stan Adler
Description: A comprehensive look at Indiana's laws on elder abuse, mandatory reporting requirements and best practices and strategies for improvement
Speaker(s): Kerry Hyatt Blomquist, JD
Description: Clever ways to solve challenging problems with humor and grace
Speaker(s): Breeda Miller
Description: Intimidated by traditional exercise classes? Try these approaches so you can remain active longer.
Speaker(s): Dave Enzler
Description: Caring for frail, aging parents while raising your children and holding down a job can be enough to bring the strongest to their knees. This session will inspire and show you ways you can use the power of humor to be the best you can be.
Speaker(s): Doug Luzar
Speaker(s): Ron Weatherford
Speaker(s): Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC
Description: How the built environment impacts older adults' ability to be safe, active and engaged in community.
Speaker(s): Kim Irwin, MPH
Description: Review the science linking attitude, mental status, and emotions to health and disease
Description: How signs and symptoms of depression may represent a more significant problem than depression
Speaker(s): Julie Wood, MD
Description: Meet this fun group of dancers who will teach a line dance and a few steps of East Coast Swing.
Speaker(s): Kathy Osburn and members of the River City Bop Club
Description: Learn how to more effectively serve clients affected by Parkinson's disease and other neurological conditions.
Speaker(s): Leo G. Rafail, BSW
Description: Discover the game that is taking the country by storm! Pickeball is a racquet sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton and table tennis.
Speaker(s): Dick LaDuc
Description: Explanation of the OPTIMISTIC program and tools implemented to date
Speaker(s): Noadiah Malott, RN, MSN, ACNP-BC
Description: Basic information about LGBT terms, respectful language and barriers to services
Speaker(s): Cathleen Weber, MSW, LCSW, Jean Capler, MSW, LCSW
Description: Learn how to more effectively serve clients affected by ALS and other neurological conditions
Description: Watch highlights of athletes who compete at the National Senior Games and hear from a panel of local senior athletes
Speaker(s): Holly Schneider and Kristin Hood
Description: Learn tips and techniques for women's self defense from RAD (Rape Aggression Defense Program)
Speaker(s): Jeff Chestnut, MA, BS
Description: Tai Chi for Everyone - Use breath and gentle movement to help manage stress, lower blood pressure, and improve health.
Description: Aging well depends on optimal nutrition as well as weight management which may get more difficult with age.
Speaker(s): Louis B. Cady, MD, FAPA
Description: Building on part 1 from the previous session, with focus on agency environment, policy and procedure, forms, documentation, and other aspects of service.
Description: I have three messages. one is we should never ever give up. Two is you are never too old to chase your dreams. And three is it looks like a solitary sport but it takes a team.
Speaker(s): Diana Nyad