Health care leaders from The Eden Alternative, Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the University at Buffalo will share insights on aging during a panel discussion Nov. 3.
The event will take place at Templeton Landing in Buffalo.
The event -- "Improving the Health Status of the Community: Person-Centered Care for our Aging Population" -- will explore clinical, social and economic challenges of caring for elderly in a compassionate yet sustainable manner.
Larry Zielinski, executive in residence for health care administration in the UB School of Management, will moderate.
It will feature four experts: Kathy Hagen, from The Eden Alternative; Shirley Johnson, Roswell Park Cancer Institute; Dr. Nancy H. Nielsen, the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB; and Dr. Bruce Troen, UB's Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine.
The event is open to the public. Registration is at 8 a.m., and the discussion runs from 8:30-10 a.m. To register, visit caringfortheaging.eventzilla.net. Tickets are $20 for students, $50 for American College of Health Care Executives members, $60 for non-members.