The Summer Series on Aging, sponsored by the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, will be held June 22-24, 2009, in Lexington, Kentucky. This is a three-day, multidisciplinary conference that spotlights innovations in geriatrics and gerontology and provides a networking opportunity for professionals in aging, including nurses, social workers, physical therapists, and recreational therapists. For more information, go to http://www.mc.uky.edu/aging/summerseries/summerseries.htm.
AARP will host this conference on 8-10 June 2009 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. This event is designed to examine the impact of diversity and aging on our society and will address individual differences while emphasizing the power of inclusion. Any aging professionals interested in learning more about how diversity and aging policies impact the marketplace and the workplace are encouraged to attend.
Forum participants talked about difficulties around motivation, time, desire to exercise, and the importance of providing fun and relevant programming. The June/July 2009 Practitioners Forum topic was: What are the greatest challenges in getting your older adult clients to participate in programs? As well as reminding participants of the health benefits of their exercise program, the importance of making activities fun was reiterated.
BIT Life Sciences announces its third Annual World Cancer Congress, which will be held June 22-25, 2010, in Singapore. The first two conferences in Shanghai and Beijing were attended by more than 600 eminent scientists and 1,000 participants. Singapore promises to be an even larger event and will emphasize practical, actionable ideas for accelerating cancer research and therapy.
BIT Life Sciences will present its first World Congress of NeuroTalk 2010 on June 25-28 in Singapore. The mission of this congress is to exchange achievements, industrial needs, and research opportunities in Asia Pacific Rim, to promote neuroscience, increase communication, and facilitate collaboration between investigators throughout the world. Neuroscientists, neurologists, and neurosurgeons will discuss the extraordinary advances on the treatment of injuries and illnesses affecting the ...
This event will take place June 2-4, 2010, in Las Vegas, Nevada. There will be more than 20 workshops and panel presentations related to advocacy, leadership/operations, nutrition/healthy aging, and resource/volunteer development. National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs 2010 Annual Training Program