The University of Arizona’s Department of Psychology and the Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute are pleased to present the First Annual Conference on Successful Aging.
The inaugural event will review the science of successful aging, providing participants with the most up to date research that is available, as well as practical ways to incorporate the science of successful aging into their daily lives.
Registration for the conference is $75.00 ($150 for Healthcare Professionals requesting CE credits) and will include continental breakfast, lunch, and a wine reception where participants will have opportunities to meet and interact with faculty and guest speakers.
- Exercise – the cognitive benefits of aerobic fitness, strength training, and balance exercises
- Diet and supplements – how healthful eating and (some) supplements promote brain health
- Training the brain – the effectiveness of cognitive exercise and cognitive strategies
- Reducing stress – how stress reduction can influence well-being and cognitive functioning
- Wisdom and emotional balance – unwrapping the gifts of age
Who should attend? All members of the community, of any age, who are interested in learning about successful aging, should attend as well as health-care workers who interact with older adults.
- LOCATION: University of Arizona, Student Union Memorial Center, Grand Ballroom
- DATE: Friday, January 18, 2013
- TIME: 7:30am – 6:30pm
- COST: $75 (includes breakfast, lunch, and a wine reception)
- NOTES: Free reserved parking for the conference is available in the Second Street Garage at 2nd stree and Mountain.