MDS Training Announced for 2015
May 18-19, 2015: Aging with Developmental Disabilities Conference
Location: St. Charles Convention Center, St. Charles, MO
Keynote Speakers: Joseph H. Flaherty, MD, Assistant Director Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program, St. Louis University Division of Geriatric Medicine; Sheli Reynolds, PhD, Director, Individual Advocacy and Family Support, UMKC Institute for Human Development; and Carolyn Philpot, GNP , St. Louis University School of Medicine
Explore and understand what we need to look for to ensure the best health and wellness for people with developmental disabilities who are aging. Sessions are designed to support caregivers and professionals in enhancing the lives of people with developmental disabilities who are aging.
Please visit the Association on Aging with Developmental Disabilities’ event page here for more information.
Hot Topics: Culture Change in Action
May 26, 2015: Safety vs. Autonomy for Elders: What if Maslow was Wrong
Presenter: Theresa (Terri) A. Harvath, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
During this webinar, we will examine case studies and generate ideas and strategies to help care providers make well-reasoned decisions when the values of autonomy and safety collide.
Please visit www.pioneernetwork.net/Events/HotTopics for more information and to register for this webinar.
MANHA’s 2015 Annual Convention
May 31 – June 3, 2015: Create a “Monopoly Empire” of Care with MANHA Education
Location: Camden on the Lake, Lake Ozark, MO
Registration for attending the Missouri Association of Nursing Home Administrators’ 2015 Annual Convention is now available.