M E D I A A D V I S O R Y
December 11, 2006
Contact: Bonnie Lawrence
(415) 434-3388, Ext. 312
blawrence (at) caregiver.org
NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CAREGIVING, MARCH 6, CHICAGO
The National Center on Caregiving at Family Caregiver Alliance (FCA), in partnership with the American Society on Aging (ASA), invites you to attend a dynamic national conference:
Family Caregiving: State of the Art, Future Trends
Tuesday, March 6, 2007
Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Chicago
This one-day special event will bring together key experts from practice, policy and research arenas. Hear about the trends that will profoundly affect family caregivers.
Keynote: "Forces Reshaping 21st Century Healthcare"
Speaker: Emily Friedman - Writer, lecturer, and health policy and ethics analyst
Join us for sessions on:
- Trends: Healthcare; Boomers & Retirement; Technology; Research; and Media Perspectives
- Workforce Issues
- Caregiver Health
- Diverse Caregiver Populations
- Leading Edge Interventions
- Integrating Family Caregivers into the Healthcare System
- Caregiver Assessment
Visit http://www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/content/pdfs/fca_asa_program.pdf for full program details and a complete list of conference speakers.
The one-day event is made possible through the support of The Jacob and Valeria Langeloth Foundation, the U.S. Administration on Aging, The John A. Hartford Foundation and The Caregivers Initiative, Johnson & Johnson.
Family Caregiving: State of the Art, Future Trends is a preconference special program of the 2007 Joint Conference of the American Society on Aging and the National Council on Aging, March 7-10, Chicago. More than 900 sessions will be offered during the conference, covering a wide range of topics. For more information, visit www.agingconference.org.
Note: Reporters covering Health, Aging and Public Policy are invited to attend. Media contact for further information and press registration for this special March 6 event: Bonnie Lawrence, (415) 434-3388, Ext. 312 or blawrence (at) caregiver.org.
For press registration for the ASA/NCOA conference March 7-10, visit
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