2012 NVFPC Fall Prevention Summit
Date(s) - October 30, 2012
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Inova Loudoun Hospital
703-728-5076 [email protected] www.nvfpc.org
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Join us for the 4th Annual Summit to Raise Awareness
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
9am – 2pm
INOVA Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Pkwy (Main Conference Room)
Leesburg, VA 20176
Email: [email protected]
Special Guest Speakers:
Dr. John Cook, MD
Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care, and Geriatrics
Dr. Thurman E. Lockhart, Ph. D.
Leading researcher on age-related falls. Director of the Locomotion Research Laboratory at Virginia Tech.
The seminar will offer a series of informational sessions for Healthcare Professionals including the progress of the Coalition over the last year, the assessment process and initial results.
While falls are a threat to the health and independence of older adults, the opportunity to reduce falls has never been better. Today, there are proven interventions that can reduce falls and help older adults live better, longer lives. The NVFPC, it’s Members and Supporters have set the standard in fall prevention by developing and implementing a community based assessment program. Find out what we are doing to prevent falls and save lives in YOUR community and what YOU can do to help.