Conference Schedule

Thursday, April 27, 2017

7:30 am

Conference Registration Opens

Morning Chair

Evelyn Duffy, DNP, GNP/ANP-BC, FAANP
Associate Professor, Director of the Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Associate Director, University Center on Aging and Health, Case Western Reserve University


8:15 - 8:30 am

Welcome Remarks 

W.A. “Bud” Baeslack III, PhD
Provost and Executive Vice President,
Case Western Reserve University 

Mary E. Kerr, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
& May L. Wykle Endowed Professor
Case Western Reserve University

Diana Morris, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA
Florence Cellar Associate Professor of Gerontological Nursing
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Executive Director, University Center on Aging and Health
Case Western Reserve University


8:30 - 9:30 am

Keynote Address

"Meaningful Use, The Triple Aim, Population Health and Other Phrases We’ve Come to Fear"

Carolyn Clevenger, RN, DNP, AGPCNP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP
Associate Dean for Clinical and Community Partnerships
Assistant Dean for MSN Education, Clinical Associate Professor
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University 

9:30 - 10:30 am

Plenary Speaker

Mary Dolansky, PhD, FAAN, RN
Associate Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Director, QSEN Institute
Case Western Reserve University 
Director of Interprofessional Integration and Education Center of Excellence in Primary Care,
VA Quality Scholars Program (VAQS) Senior Nurse Fellow Louis Stokes Cleveland VA

10:30 - 11:00 am Break/Exhibits Open  
11:00 - Noon

Plenary Speaker
The Future of Home Health

Steven Landers, MD, MPH
President & CEO
Visiting Nurse Association Health Group

Noon - 1:15 pm

Lunch/Exhibits Open Luncheon Address 
Serving Older Ohioans: Complex Problems Need Innovative Solutions

Stephanie Loucka,
Director, Ohio Department on Aging 

1:15- 2:15 pm

Afternoon Breakout Sessions #1 

Panel A: Advocating for Health

William Tarter
Policy Planning Associate and Community Advocacy,
The Center for Community Solutions

Richard Jones, PhD
Administrator, The Division of Senior and Adult Services

Semanthie Brooks
Consultant, Community Volunteer

Panel B: Motivational Interviewing - A Different Approach

Farrah M. Thomas, Psy.D.
Louis Stokes Cleveland DVAMC
Clinical Health Psychologist
Health Behavior Coordinator
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, CWRU-SOM

Panel C: Choosing Wisely: Tools, Resources, and Implementation

James W. Campbell, MD
Director, Geriatric Health, the MetroHealth System















2:15 - 2:35 pm Break/Exhibits Open  
2:35 - 3:35 pm

Afternoon Breakout Session #2

Repeat A, B, and C

3:45 - 4:30 pm

Closing Session

Implementing Quality, Cost and Care

Eric Yasinow, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, Medicine, Case Western Reserve University
Medical Director, Accountable Care Organization, University Hospitals

Elizabeth Hammack
Associate General Counsel, University Hospitals Health System, Inc.

4:30 - 4:45 pm Evaluations/CE  

For more information, please contact UCAH at 216.368.2692.