Building Partnerships for Geriatric Care: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Symposium

Event Date & Time

June 14, 2019-June 15, 2019 at 5:00pm-7:30pm; 8:00am-4:30pm


UT Health San Antonio, School of Nursing 7703 Floyd Curl Drive San Antonio TX 78229

Event Details:

Register now

Save to Calendar

Add to calendar

About the Speaker(s)


Gerda Saunders, PhD: Memories Last Breath – My Perspective on Living with Dementia. 

Michael Lepore, PhD: Engaging People Living with Dementia and their Caregivers as Co-Researchers in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research.

Amy McLean, DNP: Person-directed Palliative Dementia Care: Optimizing Comfort and Quality of Life. 

Jung Kwak, PhD, MSW: Persons living with dementia and families: How they communicate, plan, and make decisions about current and future care.

Neela Patel, MD: Onboarding for Families at the Time of a Diagnosis of Dementia.

Also includes a 2-part interactive workshop: Patient-Centered Research Outcomes: Toolkit for Incorporating Voices of People Living with Dementia and their Families in Research

* This program was funded through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award.