The Second Annual Kent State University Symposium on Aging: Future Directions for Chronic Illness Self-Management Research, Practice and Policy
October 28-29, 2015
Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center
2124 S. Depeyster Street; Kent, OH 44240
October 28, 2015
|7:00 - 8:15pm||Keynote Address: "Self-Management of Chronic Conditions: A Developmental Task of Aging"
Kate Lorig, Dr. P.H., Stanford Patient Education Research Center
|8:15 - 9:15pm||Reception and Poster Session|
October 29, 2015
|8:45 - 9:30am||"Jointly Addressing the Needs of Adults with Chronic Illness and their Family Caregivers: A Stroke Specific Example"
Gregory Smith, Ed.D, Kent State University
|9:30 - 10:15am||"SystemCHANGE: A New Self-Management Intervention Based on System Improvement Theory"
Shirley M. Moore, RN, PhD, FAAN, Case Western Reserve University
|10:30 - 11:15am||"Cognitive Impairment and Patient Self-Management in Heart Failure"
Joel W. Hughes, PhD, Kent State University
|11:15am - 12:00pm||"Cardiac Rehabilitation in an Aging Population"
Melissa Zullo, PhD, Kent State University
|1:15 - 2:00pm||Panel Discussion|
|2:00 - 2:45pm||"Why Fidelity Matters in Evidence-Based Programs"
Jessy Barron, MS, RD, LD, Fairhill Partners
|3:00 - 3:45pm||"Thermochromic Liquid Crystal Fabrics for Early-at-Home Detection of Diabetic Foot Complications"
Margarita Benitez, MFA; Jill Kawalec, PhD; and John West, PhD; Kent State University
|3:45 - 4:30pm||"Impact of APN Home Visits in Reducing Health Care Costs and Improving Function in Homebound Heart Failure Patients"
Lisa Echeverry, DNP, Kent State University
|4:40 - 5:30pm||Reception and Poster Session|
Registration was free and open to the public. Online registration closed October 21, 2015.