Tri-County Conference on Older Adult Issues

When:
October 5, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
2018-10-05T09:00:00-07:00
2018-10-05T15:30:00-07:00
Where:
Parkway Christian Center: Fellowship Hall
229 NE Beacon Dr
Grants Pass, OR 97526
USA
Tri-County Conference on Older Adult Issues @ Parkway Christian Center: Fellowship Hall | Grants Pass | Oregon | United States

 

 

 

Please join us for a free event!

The Douglas, Jackson and Josephine County’s Older Adult Initiative is proud to bring you a Tri-County Older Adult Conference.

Drs. Maureen Nash and Paul Coelho will be lending their expertise on topics related to the treatment of older adults. Dr. Nash will be presenting “Behavior is Communication” addressing how dementia behaviors could be telling us something about what the patient is needing. Dr. Coelho will be covering “Chronic Pain in Aging Populations.”

Nirmala Dhar of the Oregon Health Authority will be introducing the day talking about the Older Adult Behavioral Health Initiative.

Dr. Maureen Nash is the Medical Director of Providence Elderplace in Portland and specializes in internal medicine, psychiatry, and geriatrics. 

Dr. Coelho is the Medical Director at Salem Health Pain Clinic and is Board Certified in pain medicine. 

Agenda:

9:00-9:30 – Registration/Sign In

9:30-10:00 – Nirmala Dhar: The Older Adult Behavioral Health Initiative

10:00-12:00 – Dr. Maureen Nash: Behavior is Communication

12:00-1:00 – Lunch (Provided Onsite)

1:00-3:00 – Dr. Paul Coelho: Chronic Pain in Aging Populations

3:00-3:30 Wrap up/Questions/Evaluations

CME Pending

REGISTER HERE.

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