Please join us for our summer conference series which is designed for health professionals who teach or work with older adults or research geriatric issues.


Our series runs each Friday from July 8 – August 26, 2016. Sessions begin at 8:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. and meet in the Center on Aging which is located on the 2nd floor of the Administrative Services Building (ASB) in Farmington, CT.

No registration required.

Please contact Tonya Fuller at 860-679-3958 with any questions.

July 8

8:30 a.m. - Biology and Physiology of Aging
George Kuchel, MD

10:00 a.m. - Approach to Older Adults
Gail Sullivan, MD, MPH

July 15

8:30 a.m. - Eye Problems of Older Adults
Leonard Oshinskie, MD

10:00 a.m. - Urinary Incontinence in Older Adults
Phillip Smith, MD

July 22

8:30 a.m. - Osteoporosis in Older Adults
Pamela Taxel, MD

10:00 a.m. - Medicare and Medicaid
Richard Fortinsky, Ph.D.

July 29

8:30 a.m. - Preventing Falls and Maintaining Mobility in Late Life- Role of Physical Activity, Exercise and Other Interventions
James Judge, MD

10:00 a.m. - Medicare and Medicaid
Mona Shahiari, MD

August 5

8:30 a.m. - Legal and Ethical Issues of Older Adults
Julie Robison, Ph.D.

10:00 a.m. - Conversations with Older Adults about Misuse of Prescription Medicines
Kristina Zdanys, MD

August 12

8:30 a.m. - Dementia
Margaret Rathier, MD

10:00 a.m. - Depression in Late Life
Rajesh Tampi, MD

August 19

8:30 a.m. - Hearing Problems of Older Adults
Kourosh Parham, MD, Ph.D.

10:00 a.m. - Delirium in Older Adults
Lavern Wright, MD

August 26

8:30 a.m. - Risk Management in Long Term Care Setting
Patrick Coll, MD

10:00 a.m. - Prescribing Medications for Older Adults
Marissa Salvo, Pharm.D.