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Virginia Falls Prevention Coalition 1st Annual Conference – The Inn at Virginia Tech
April 4, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Join us for a gathering to discuss Falls Prevention across Virginia. Breakfast and registration will begin at 8:00 am. Keynote Speaker: Ellen C. Schneider, MBA is a Research Fellow at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. Kathleen A. Cameron, MPH, Senior Director, Center for Healthy Aging. Dr. Michael Madigan, Professor in the Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Virginia Tech. He has been studying balance and falls for over 18 years. There will be a working lunch and two tours of Dr. Madigan’s lab. Rooms available for Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at the state rate of $98. Ask for “Falls Prevention Conference” when making the reservation. RSVP by March 14, 2019 to Andi.Platea@DARS.VIrginia.Gov