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The Northwest Geriatric Education Center (NWGEC): The topic for the Annual Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series this winter quarter is Alzheimer's Disease and Related Issues Geriatric Healthcare Series. Find all the previous lecture series, free of charge at at www.nwgec.org         Find the Spring Topics and Speakers list linked here.

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

2014-2015 Series Round Table Discussion Group for Professionals in the Field of Aging: Monthly Discussion Group about Clinical Practice Facilitated by Barbara Green, MSW; 206.799.7108; bgreenmsw@earthlink.net, www.bgreenmsw.org; Senior Services, 2208 2nd Ave, Seattle

Frye Art Museum - Creative Aging Programs: An offering of programs for adults to engage in creative lifelong learning. Programs explore the rich potential of aging and offer opportunities to impact the community’s health and wellbeing. 

Find all the Creative Aging Programs at the Frye here....

Pioneer Network's 14th National Conference; Journey to the Heartland held August 2014 in Kansas City MO   Live streamed Conference Sessions are available.  High Definition copies of each Live streamed conference session have been uploaded. To view, review and share with colleagues, click here.

 

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, Tennessee

Poster submission deadline June 20, 2014

 

2/26/15

Senior Lobby Day in
Olympia
Save
the date! For more information, call the Washington State Senior Citizens' Lobby at 360-754-0207, e-mail info@waseniorlobby.org, or visit www.waseniorlobby.org.

2/28/15

 

Dementia Friendly RecreationSeattle Parks and Recreation, Winter Quarter: Jan – Mar 2015 poster is linked here

 

March 2015

3/3/15

Call for Abstracts Deadline

RESEARCH AND EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE
The National Gerontological Nursing Association invites you to submit an abstract for presentation at the 2015 Annual Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana October 1-3, 2015. Find more information.....

3/5/15

Call for Abstract Deadline

Gerontological Society of America 2015   "Aging as a Lifelong Process"
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Submission is open for presentations at the GSA Annual Scientific Meeting Nov. 18-22, 2015 Orlando, FL. Find more information......

This Continuing Educational activity is jointly provided by The Annenberg Center
for Health Sciences at Eisenhower and The Gerontological Society of America.
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin.

 

3/11/15  5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Diverse Interventions for Diverse Communities: Health Promotion for Elders and their Families

UW School of Social Work  Room 305

 

3/21/15    6:06 to 9:29 p.m.

World Dance Party
Rainier Beach HS Gym 8815 S. Seward Park Avenue, Seattle, WA 98118

Find the flyer here.....

 

3/23 to 3/27, 2015

American Society on Aging Conference

http://www.asaging.org/aia

Chicago, IL

Accepting proposals

 

3/25/15  6:00-8:00pm  Come to the Washington Pioneer Network’s next Conversation Café!
www.wapioneer.wordpress.com, RSVP: lindseyi@fulllifecare.org, 206-224-3764

SAIDO; Hope for people living with dementia & PARO; therapeutic robots
Nikkei Manor, 700 6th Avenue South, $15 suggested donation—includes appetizers and wine.
2 DSHS approved CEU’s awarded at session end for all long term care workers. Find more information at http://saidolearning.com/ and http://www.parorobots.com/

 

April 2015

 

4/5 to 4/11/15

AGHE Careers in Aging Week

Bright future. Many possibilities. 

 

4/9/15

Gerontological Professionals Network

Qualis Health Northgate

 

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

 

4/16/15

30th Annual Alzheimer's Regional Conference

This one day conference filled with evidence based education is designed for Professionals.

We also welcome Family Caregivers to attend.

Registration and more information more information can be found here.

Washington State Convention Center, Seattle

 

4/22 to 4/25/15

Western Institute of Nursing  (WIN) Conference tab at www.winursing.org. The 2015 conference theme is “Equity and Access: Nursing Research, Practice, and Education.” The conference will be held at the Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town in Albuquerque, NM.   If you have conference questions, please contact Bo Perry at perrybo@ohsu.edu.

Gerontology Interest Group to be announced

 

May 2015

5/15 to 5/17/15

American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Conference

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

Suburban Washington, DC (National Harbor, Maryland)   

No call for abstract submissions yet

5/20/15

10:30 to 1:30

De Tornyay Center for Healthy Aging Scholar Presentations and Reception

University House Auditorium

 

June 2015

 

6/11/15

Gerontological Professionals Network

Qualis Health Northgate