August 8 & 9, 2019 at the University of Southern Indiana
2019 Keynote Speakers Announced:
Her keynote will open the conference on Thursday, August 8 at 8:30 a.m.
Redefining the Conversation on Long-Term Care
Harley Gordon, Esq., is an elder law attorney and nationally recognized authority on long-term care issues. He has been voted one of the "100 Most Influential People in Long-Term Care" by McKnight's Long-Term Care News.
His views on the consequences of not having a plan for long-term care have been featured in the national media, including the PBS Frontline documentary, "Who Pays for Mom and Dad," The Wall Street Journal, The Today Show, CNN and the CBS Evening News. His experience led him to create the Certified in Long-Term Care (CLTC) program, the country's first designation focused on training financial service professionals.
Mr. Gordon's keynote will be at 3 p.m. on Thursday, August 8.
During his riveting keynote presentation at the 2016 MAIA conference, Mr. O'Brien spoke on what it is like to slowly lose his memory and why he has decided to share his experience living with the illness. He is returning to Evansville for another candid, personal conversation about his journey with Alzheimer's.
Mr. O'Brien's keynote will be on Friday, August 9 at 8:30 a.m.
Music as Health
Dr. Tim Brimmer is a professor at the Butler University School of Music, Indianapolis, Indiana.
He serves as director of JCA Multisensory Learning Facilities and executive director of SoundMinds, a collaborative team of interdisciplinary colleagues, students and industry leaders in music, psychology, pharmacy, communication science disorders, physics and innovative technologies, working alongside leading physicians, nurses and caregivers. Together, SoundMinds supports research and professional training programs that advance quality of life for the elderly and their caregivers.
Dr. Brimmer's keynote will close the conference at 3 p.m. on Friday, August 9.
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