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The 21st IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG)—taking place in San Francisco, California on July 23-27, 2017—welcomes scientists, physicians, technologists, researchers, and innovators in the fields of aging, human health, and disease.The theme for IAGG 2017, “Global Aging and Health: Bridging Science, Policy, and Practice,” will convene professionals from a variety of disciplines such as medicine, nursing, social science, psychological science, finance, and policy to address the toughest challenges in our industry.

Join us at the following presentations:

Creating a Whole Person Intervention for Patients With Serious Illness and Their Caregivers

Session Title: Design, Results, and Implementation of a Whole Person Intervention for Late Life Care
Session Type: Symposium
Date: July 23, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Presenters: Eric Anderson, Sandy Schellinger, Judi Blomberg

 

Utilization, Quality of Life, and Care Experience of Patients in LifeCourse
Session Title: Design, Results, and Implementation of a Whole Person Intervention for Late Life Care
Session Type: Symposium
Date: July 23, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Presenters: Heather Britt, Nathan Shippee, Karl Fernstrom

 

Life Course Beyond Research: Learning Through Implementation and Evaluation
Session Title: Design, Results, and Implementation of a Whole Person Intervention for Late Life Care
Session Type: Symposium
Date: July 23, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Presenters: Paige Bingham, Anne Betzner, Vivian Anugwom

 

Effect of a Person-Centered Intervention on Patient Experience With Care in Serious Chronic Illness
Session Title: Palliative Care for Older Adults
Session Type: Paper
Date: July 24, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Presenters: Nathan Shippee, Tetyana Shippee, Karl Fernstrom

 

Speaking From the Heart: The Changing Goals of Heart Failure Patients in the Last Years of Life
Session Title: Care Preferences at End of Life
Session Type: Paper
Date: July 24, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Presenters: Sandy Schellinger, Eric Anderson, Judi Blomberg

 

Improving Quality of Life for Late Life Patients: Key Findings From LifeCourse Intervention
Session Title: Quality of Life and Well-Being: International Perspectives
Session Type: Paper
Date: July 25, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM

Presenters: Tetyana Shippee, Nathan Shippee, Karl Fernstrom

 

Health Care Utilization Outcomes for Patients Enrolled in a Late Life Care Intervention
Session Title: Unique Perspectives in Understanding End of Life Care Experiences
Session Type: Paper
Date: July 25, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Presenters: Karl Fernstrom, Heather Britt, Nathan Shippee