Save the Date!

Mark your calendars for Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 for the second annual Symposium of the Ruth Frost Parker Center for Abundant Aging at the new Marriott Columbus University area. United Church Homes and its partners will bring together leaders in the senior service sector, higher education, research, and advocacy to share ideas and innovation to foster Abundant Aging.

Dr. Laura Carstensen will be the keynote speaker at the Symposium.  Dr. Carstensen is a Professor of Psychology and the Fairleigh S. Dickinson Professor of Public Policy at Standford University where she serves as the founding Director of the Standford Center on Longevity.  Additionally Dr. Lauren Southerland, an Assistant Professor, Medical Director, and Investigator in the Wexner Medical Center Department of Emergency at The Ohio State University, will be a panelist at this conference. Dr. Southerland's interests are in Geriatrics, and she works with other OSU faculty to improve the overall care of older adults who come through the OSU Emergency Department.

We hope you will be able to attend this event!