The Gerontology Club is hosting a lecture by Dr. Al Power. He is an expert in the field of geriatrics. Dr. Power is the Eden Mentor at St. John’s Home in Rochester, NY, and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Rochester. He is a board certified internist and geriatrician, and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians / American Society for Internal Medicine.
Dr. Power is a Certified Eden Alternative® Educator and a member of the Eden Alternative board of directors. He has lectured on dementia and other elder care topics throughout the US and Canada, the UK, Denmark, Singapore and Malta. Anyone who is in the healthcare field, planning on entering the healthcare field or has an elderly loved one would be sure to benefit from this lecture. Dr. Power will be speaking on the Eden Alternative, which is a philosophy that aims at improving long term care conditions for the elderly and taking away the state of decline that is normally seen among older adults in nursing homes.
The event will be held on Monday, November 26th at 7pm in the Medaille Formal Dining Room. Light refreshments will be served. The event is open to all community members!
- Sponsored By:
- Gerontology Club
- Contact Information:
- Jaide Edwards- firstname.lastname@example.org or 315-237-2250