Mark your calendars for the next ProAging events in Baltimore and N. Virginia
Date: Thursday March 19, 2009
Time: Noon – 2ish
Location: Vinson Hall
6251 Old Dominion Drive
Mclean, VA 22101
Description: Dont miss the best networking and education of the year. Featured speaker is Steve Gurney sharing the perspective of his immersion into the life of a retirement community resident at age 43.
Contact: Please RSVP
Call: 703-992-1126 or [email protected]
ProAging @ The Erickson School/UMBC featuring Dr. Bill Thomas
Date: Friday April 24, 2009
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 10ish
Location: UMBC Campus – specific location TBA
Catonsville, MD 21228
Description: Join other senior-serving professionals and the students, alumni, staff and faculty of the innovative Erickson School of Aging Studies at UMBC. This is a FREE event, refreshments, bring plenty of business cards and brochures. About Dr. Bill Thomas Dr. Bill Thomas, is an international authority on geriatric medicine and eldercare. He is a professor at the Erickson School and has been heavily involved in the culture change movement to promote elderhood as an honorable and valuable position in our society. He is the founder of the Eden Alternative, a philosophy and program that de-institutionalized nursing homes world-wide over the past 20 years. Most recently he developed the Green House, a radically new approach to long term care where nursing homes are torn down and replaced with small, home-like environments where people can live a full and interactive life. Please RSVP to [email protected] so we can send you specific driving and parking details.
Call: 800-394-9990 ext. 1126