Online Program

Translating Aging Research into Practice

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Aging research plays a crucial role in the LTC practice, the presentations of this round table session cover the following topics: physician perspectives on advanced directive discussions; a qualitative investigation of trauma and stress, coping resources, and well-being among older adults in prison; and factors associated with the provision of cultural sensitivity training in hospice agencies.
Session Objectives: 1. To understand physician roles in discussions related to advance directives with patients. 2. To explore the processes of stress and coping among a sample of older adults in prison. 3. To identify the organizational characteristics associated with the provision of mandatory cultural training to direct care workers in US hospice agencies.

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Session abstract: An audit of a local diverse community for safe routes to age in place   
Adriana Perez, PhD, ANP-BC, Anamarie Garces, MPH, Rebecca H. Hunter, MEd, David Marquez, PhD FACSM FGSA and Michelle Griffith, MS
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Educational and behavioral modification programs for urinary incontinence among older women: A systematic review   
Rhea Olegario, MPH, CHES, SRAS and Chia-Ching Chen, EdD, MA, MS, CHES, SRAS

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Aging & Public Health
Endorsed by: Chiropractic Health Care, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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