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The Mid-America Institute on Aging and Wellness (MAIA) is a two-day conference at USI on August 10 and 11 focused on healthy living and wellness across the lifespan. Enjoy presentations from national, regional and local speakers on a variety of topics related to caregiving, nutrition, fitness, mental health, dementia and more.

The USI Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) is free registration to MAIA retirees and family caregivers from rural areas. Your free two-day registration includes transportation to and from the USI campus, breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack!

Retirees and family caregivers from the following counties are eligible:

  • Daviess
  • Dubois
  • Gibson
  • Greene
  • Knox
  • Martin
  • Perry
  • Pike
  • Posey - 47620 and 47631 ZIP Codes¬†only
  • Spencer

THURSDAY, AUGUST 10 and FRIDAY, AUGUST 11

Board shuttle at Deaconess Clinic Reo (6:45 am) or Deaconess Clinic Petersburg (6:30 am)
All times are in the Central Time Zone

7:30 am - Arrive at University of Southern Indiana
7:30-8:15 am - Registration, Breakfast and Yoga/Tai Chi
8:15-10 am - Welcome and Keynote Speakers
10-10:30 am - Break and Visit Exhibit Tables
10:30-11 am - Concurrent Sessions
11:30 am-12:30 pm - Lunch and Visit Exhibit Tables
12:30-1:30 pm - Concurrent Sessions
1:30-1:45 pm - Break and Visit Exhibit Tables
1:45-2:45 pm - Concurrent Sessions
2:45-3 pm - Break and Visit Exhibit Tables
3-4:30 pm - Keynote and Closing
4:45 pm - Board shuttle to return to Deaconess Clinic Reo and Deaconess Clinic Petersburg


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