Advances in Aging Lecture Series

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Sponsored by the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, Arizona Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program, and University of Arizona Center on Aging.

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

TOPIC: "Aligning Technology with Independence of Older Adults at Home" 
SPEAKER: Kimberly Shea, PhD, MS, RN, CHPN | Professor, University of Arizona College of Nursing


Monday, Dec. 10, 2018
Noon-1 p.m. | A light lunch will be served
Kiewit Auditorium, UA Cancer Center
Map of UA Health Sciences/Banner - University Medical Center Campus

To view, download, post or share the flyer for this event, click here:  advances-in-aging-lecture_flyer_12-10-2018.pdf

The Advances in Aging Lecture Series is hosted by the University of Arizona Center on Aging Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program in conjunction with the Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, UA College of Medicine - Tucson. It also serves as the grand rounds lectures for the division. For the full list of lectures in this series, please visit this webpage or click on the following PDF for a printable calendar:  advances-in-aging_calendar_fall.2018.pdf


  1. Identify categories of home technology.
  2. List three components of independence for older adults.
  3. Discuss usability, acceptance and self-care as goals for technology in the home.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, social workers, other health-care professionals and interested community members

Methodology: Lecture

Accreditation Statement:
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement(s):
All faculty, CME planning committee members, and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

CONTACT: Rachele L. Peterson, MPH, MA, or (520) 626-5808

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Event Location: 

University of Arizona Cancer Center, Kiewit Auditorium
Leon F. Levy Building
1515 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85724