The Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) Program is hosting an Elder Summit at El Camino Hospital. Join us on Friday, May 15, 2015 from 8:30AM to 4PM.
The Elder Summit aims to empower both clinicians and community members to improve the well-being of seniors. This free event includes lectures, demonstrations and information.
Elder Summit Program/Agenda 2015
8:30 - 9:30AM
Acupressure for Self-care
Lisa Wong L.Ac
Center for Healing by Design, Inc.
10 - 11AM
Senior Balance and Exercise Class
Becky Robinson PT, ATC, CAE
Supervisor Rehabilitation Services, El Camino Hospital
11 - 11:30AM
11:30AM - 12:30PM
What is Dysphagia and Aspiration Pneumonia? Who is at Risk? (CE)
Deborah Cohen M.S. CCC-SLP
Senior Speech Pathologist, El Camino Hospital
12:30 - 1:30PM
1:30 - 2:30PM
“Dementia”... What is it really? What do we do about it? (CE)
Elizabeth Landsverk, MD
Founder Elder Consult
3 - 4PM
Where Should I Live Next? Helping seniors and family members make the best choice.
Cathy Chavez, M.S.
Eldercare Consultant, Concern, El Camino Hospital
10AM - 3PM
Vendor Fair Open