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4th Annual Healthy Aging Event

  • UMass Lowell Saab Emerging Technologies & Innovation Center 40 University Avenue Lowell, MA, 01854 United States (map)

8:30-9:00 am Registration

9:00-9:15 am Welcome and Introductions, Karen Devereaux Melillo, PhD, A-GNP-C, FAANP, FGSA, Director, Center for Gerontology Research & Partnerships

9:15-9:45 am Michael Festa, Esq., AARP Massachusetts State Director, “CARE Act”

9:45-10:00 am Q&A

10:00-10:30 am Katherine Tucker, PhD, Nutrition and Aging

10:30-10:45 am Q&A

10:45-11:00 am Break

11:00-11:30 am Margaret Quinn, ScD, CIH, Home Care – Client and Workforce Safety Pia Markkanen, ScD, Home Care - Safe Client Mobilization and Lifting Panel Presentation

11:30-11:45 am Q&A

11:45-12:30 pm Lunch – Table Discussion by CGRP Facilitators and Pre-CARE Act Survey Assessment

12:30-1:00 pm Sabrina Noel, PhD, RD, Healthy Aging Community – Lawrence

1:00-1:15 pm Q&A

1:15-1:30 pm Closing Remarks, Reflections and Wrap-Up, Lisa Abdallah, PhD, RN, CNE