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WVCOA Speaker Schedule

2020 Speaker Schedule

 

January 2020 - Alex Stark - Sun Health- 8 Aspects of Wellness

February 2020 - Wence Arevalo - Glendale Threat Mitigation Unit - What to do in case of an active shooter

March 2020 - Melissa Kemp - Exec Dir. Financial Planners of Greater Phoenix - Financial Elder Abuse

April 2020 - Christine Tuttle - Talking Book Library - Services available for hearing impaired, blind and physically impaired

May 2020 - Dr. Kravetz - Medical Director Encompass Glendale - Receiving Appropriate Care

June 2020 - Dr. Froma Jacobson - Midwestern University - CarFit programs for older drivers

 

2019 Speaker Schedule

January 2019- Shannon C. Scott, DO, FACOFP - Vaccinating Special Populations

February 2019- Colton B. Johnston - Associate - Jackson White Attorneys at Law - Guardianship and Conservatorship
 

March 2019- Dr. Kendrick Johnson - Ark Family Medicine- Natural Approaches to Brain and Body Wellness for a Lifetime.

April 2019- Shruti Gurudanti - Televeda- "How technology is helping older adults stay engaged and social right from the comfort of their living rooms." 

May 2019 - Stacy Lynch, PTA, CLT, LSVT BIG Certified, CPT, Aq, GAq, AFO - "Aquatic Therapy and Alzheimer's Disease- A New Beginning in Research" 

 

June 2019- Leigha Shilhanek NP- C - Affiliated Dermatology - "Caring for your skin as you age"

July 2019- Scott Hawthornewaite - Area Agency on Aging- Family Caregiver Program

August 2019- Jason Schechterle - Serenity Hospice

September 2019- April Cornejo - Midwestern University -  Body Donation Program

October 2019- Brian Brown - Dementia Care Education

November 2019- Steve Laughary- Sage Hospice and Palliative Care - Understanding Hospice, Palliative Care and end of Life issues

December 2019 - Dr. Melissa Flint - Midwestern University - Surviving the Hallmark Holidays when you are Grieving: Help for ourselves and those we care for.

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June 2016 - Sylvia Nobel - Best Selling Author - Dare to Dream after 60

July 2016 - Keith Walker- Maricopa County Department of Health - Speaking on Opioids and Related Medications

August 2016 - Elizabeth Harris - Arizona Caregiver Coalition - Arizona Lifespan Respite Care Plan

September 2016 - Dr. Timothy Gerhart - Renovare Wellness by Design - Change Your Brain, Transform Your Life" Natural Ways to Improve Memory, Focus, & Peak Brain Performance at any Age

October 2016 - Attorney Debbie Weecks - Weecks Law - Controlling another Adult's Affairs

November 2016 - Catherine Cable - Medi-Aides Health Insurance Filing and Sales - Medicare and the Health Claims Filing Process

December 2016 - Laurie Dibble - United Tai Chi - Tai Chi for Seniors

January 2017 - Robbin Coulon, Esq. -  Life Care Planning 101

February 2017 - Sean O'Neil - Memory Dynamics

March 2017 - Chip Coffey - Director of Integration at Quail Run Behavioral Health - Mindfulness in Life

April 2017 - Sandy Rupp - AARP - How to be Happy with Life Transitions

May 2017 - Tina Ferguson - Artsy Smartsy - Artsy Aging - 7 steps to a successful Art Program in A/L or Memory Care settings

June 2017 - Larry Nader -Caring Transitions - Navigating a Later Life Transition

 

July 2017 - Laura Brown - Vantage Financial Svcs. - Life Settlements 

 

August 2017 - Diana S & Samantha Silent Angels Caring - Working with Seniors in Crisis

September 2017- K.C. Kanaan -  Chief Executive Officer of Envoy America - Seniors Want and Deserve Better Transportation Solutions

October 2107 - David Eastman - Morris Hall, PLLC - Special Needs Trusts

November 2017 - Dr. Harold Wong - Advanced Tax, IRA & Retirement 

December 2017 - TBA

January 2018 - Dr. Paul Bendheim - BrainSavers - Brain Training

February 2018 - Dr. Pete Patterson - Microbiology Research - Antibiotic misuse

March 2018 - Steve Wagner, CEO and Founder of The RightCare Foundation, Inc.

"Before the Firetruck Arrives"

April 2018 - David Grandon - Harvest Dispensaries -  Medical Marijuana

May 2018 - Dan Hewson - Ascent Audiology - How hearing loss can affect balance and create falls

June 2018 - Dr. Linda Sasser - Memory and Aging

July 2018 - Kameron Loe - Pain Free Institute - Non Drug, Non Invasive Pain Relief

August 2018 - Michelle Wagher - Silver Sneakers - Fitness is medicine

Sept 2018 - Dr. Jerry Berg Mobile Chiropractic of AZ - Treating stress related neck pain and chronic back pain with chiropractic techniques.

Oct 2018 - Ryan Hodges Esq. Jackson White Elder Law - Guardianships, Conservatorships and Probate

Nov 2018 - Jackie Shore RN Patient Advocate - "What is oxidative stress and how it impacts your health"

Dec 2018 Heather Mulder - Banner Alzheimer's Institute - "Alzheimer's Prevention:  Hope for the Future" 
 

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