Agenda

August 16-17, 2019
Holiday Inn Executive Center • Columbia, MO

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Friday, August 16:

  • 8:00 am 
    Preconference: Dementia:  An Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Care
  • 11:00 am
    Adjourn

29th Annual Caring for the Frail Elderly Conference:

AM

  • 11:00
    Lunch

PM

  • 12:00
    Welcome- Karli Urban, MD
  • 12:10
    Plenary – George Smith, PhD; Margie Sable, DrPH, MPH, MSW
  • 1:10
    Palliative Care and Hospice: Practical Tips for Initiating the Conversation – Ky Stoltzfus, MD
  • 2:00
    Break
  • 2:10
    Personalized Approach to Knee and Hip Pain: Surgical and Non-Surgical Considerations – James Keeney, MD
  • 3:00
    Social Support in the Elderly – Jacquelyn Benson, MA, PhD
  • 3:50
    Break
  • 4:00
    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in the Elderly – Suma Chand, PhD
  • 5:00
    Poster Session

Saturday, August 17:

AM

  • 7:00
    Breakfast and Exhibits
  • 8:00
    Welcome and Awards Presentation – Karli Urban, MD
  • 8:10
    Plenary – Managing Congestive Heart Failure in Frail Older Adults – Cristina Danila, MD
  • 9:00
    Malnutrition in the Aging Population – John Morley, MD
  • 9:50
    Break
  • 10:00
    • Session 1.1 Hiring, Retaining and Motivating Direct Care Staff – Cathy Murray, RN, MBA, EdD
    • Session 1.2 Oral/dental care for the Elderly Population – John Dane, DDS, FAAHD, DABSCD
  • 11:00
    • Session 2.1 Conference Fellow Presentations – Speaker TBD
    • Session 2.2 Driving Assessment: Comprehensive Evaluation of Driving Safely – Lauren Litweller, OTR/L

PM

  • 12:00
    Lunch and Exhibits
  • 1:00
    • Session 3.1 Adaptive Environments for Aging in Place and Dementia – Gina Pifer, EdD, OTR/L, BCPR
    • Session 3.2 Pre-Surgical Risk Assessment – Michelle Gary, medical student [2020]
  • 2:00
    Literature Update – Jim Stevermer, MD
  • 2:50
    Medical Marijuana in the Aging Population – Lucas Buffaloe, MD
  • 3:20
    Medical Marijuana in Missouri: Regulations and Implementation – Randall Williams, MD
  • 3:50
    Closing Remarks
  • 4:00
    Adjourn