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Mark your calendar: 10/8 to 10/9/14

Elder Friendly Futures (EFF) - A UW Gerontology Conference

“Building Elder Friendly Futures Locally and Globally.”

www.elderfriendlyfutures.org

University of Washington HUB, Seattle, WA

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR RESEARCH POSTER PRESENTATIONS Deadline 9/2/14
Elder Friendly Futures Poster Presentations: Wednesday, October 8, 2014

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR INNOVATION SHOWCASE Deadline 9/2/14
Innovation Showcase displays are different from more traditional conference “exhibits.” The latter are meant to inform and engage interested attendees in established programs, services, or products of an agency, company, or organization.
Elder Friendly Futures Innovation Showcase: Wednesday October 8, 2014

 

The Northwest Geriatric Education Center (NWGEC): Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series; Not to worry if you missed some of the lectures from Winter and Spring 2014; they can be found free of charge at at www.nwgec.org.

 

UW Geriatric Grand Rounds and Journal Club: 8am every Friday morning at Harborview Medical Center in the Research and Teaching Building at 300 9th Avenue, Seattle WA 98104 in Room 117. http://depts.washington.edu/geront/conferences/grandrounds.html

July 18th: Geriatric Grand Rounds: "Cancer and Aging.": Gurkamal S. Chatta, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle WA

August 15th: Geriatric Grand Rounds: "Incontinence": Una J. Lee, MD, Virginia Mason, Seattle WA

 

July 2014

Thursday July 17

6 to 8:30

NW NGNA - Northwest Chapter of the National Nursing Association Program Meeting

info@nwngna.org

Topic: Navigating Challenging Dementia Related Behaviors

Speaker: Christina Coulter, MN, ARNP

Judson Park Senior Living; 23600 Marine View DR S, Des Moines, WA 98198

(206) 824-4000

 

August 2014

8/4 to 8/7, 2014

Pioneer Network Conference

http://www.pioneernetwork.net/Events/Events

Kansas City, MO

 

8/6, 2014; 10:30 a.m.—Noon

LeadingAge Washington: Bullying in the Older Population

Audio Conference—Go to Meeting

Email - Pat @ psylvia@LeadingAgeWA.org

www.LeadingAgeWA.org    1495 Wilmington Drive, Ste 340, DuPont, WA 98327 

 

8/14/2014

10:00 to 10:50am

Health Promotion Research Center

"WA DSHS Aging and Long-Term Services Administration"

Presenter: Candace Goehring, Washington Department of Social and Health Services

http://depts.washington.edu/hprc/

HPRC conference room at 1107 NE 45th Street, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98105

 

8/22, 2014

National Gerontological Nursing Assoication (NGNA); deadline for Student Poster submissions

www.ngna.org (See below for NGNA Oct. 2nd conference information)

 

September 2014

9/2, 2014

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR RESEARCH POSTER PRESENTATIONS Deadline
Elder Friendly Futures Poster Presentations: Wednesday, October 8, 2014

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR INNOVATION SHOWCASE Deadline
Innovation Showcase displays are different from more traditional conference “exhibits.” The latter are meant to inform and engage interested attendees in established programs, services, or products of an agency, company, or organization.
Elder Friendly Futures Innovation Showcase: Wednesday October 8, 2014

 

9/16, 2014

6:00pm-8:00pm

Conversation Cafe with the Washington Pioneer Network: Music & Memory

http://musicandmemory.org  and http://wapioneer.wordpress.com

RSVP to lindseyi@fulllifecare.org  Kline Galland Home,7500 Seward Park Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118

 

9/17 to 20, 2014

Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA) Conference

https://www.gapna.org/annual-conference   Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa; Orlando, FL  

 

9/23, 2014

National Falls Prevention Awareness Day

The theme for year’s Falls Prevention Awareness Day is Strong Today, Falls-Free® Tomorrow.

http://www.ncoa.org/improve-health/center-for-healthy-aging/falls-preven...

 

October 2014

10/2 to 10/4/14

2014 NGNA Annual Convention: Spur Your Passion for the Older Adult

http://www.ngna.org/events/2014-annual-convention.html

San Antonio, TX

 

10/8 to 10/9/14

Elder Friendly Futures (EFF) - A UW Gerontology Conference

“Building Elder Friendly Futures Locally and Globally.”

www.elderfriendlyfutures.org

University of Washington HUB, Seattle, WA

Innovations showcase and research poster session abstract due date is September 2, 2014

 

10/10 to 10/12/2014

Oregon Geriatric Society (OGS) Conference

http://www.oregongeriatricssociety.org/OGS_Annual_Conference.html

Sunriver, OR

Contact OGS for info. FREE FOR STUDENTS

 

November 2014

11/5 to 11/9/14

Gerontological Society of America (GSA) Conference

http://www.geron.org/annual-meeting

Washington, DC

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Washington Marriott Marquis

Poster submission deadline was 3/5 ---Look for Late Breaker Poster Session details July 2014

 

December 2014

January 2015

 

February 2015

2/26 to 3/1/15

Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) Conference

http://www.aghe.org/am

Sheraton Nashville Downtown

Nashville, Tennesse

Poster submission deadline June 20, 2014

 

March 2015

3/23 to 3/27, 2015

American Society on Aging Conference

http://www.asaging.org/aia

Chicago, IL

Accepting proposals

 

April 2015

4/14 to 4/17/15

Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) Conference

http://conference2014.nicheprogram.org/pages/41-future-conferences/content

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin, Orlando, FL

No call for abstract submission yet

 

May 2015

5/15 to 5/17/15

American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Conference

http://www.americangeriatrics.org/annual_meeting/attendees/past_and_future_meetings

Suburban Washington, DC (National Harbor, Maryland)   

No call for abstract submissions yet

 

June 2015

 

Press Release

More information about the JAHF BAGNC Scholarship program is available on the Building Academic Geriatric Nursing Capacity Scholars and Fellows web page.