NURSING CARE FOR OLDER ADULTS TOPIC OF NMU PROGRAM

MARQUETTE – The Center for Gerontological Studies at Northern Michigan University will sponsor a presentation on quality nursing care for older adults. “Invisible Symptoms? Invisible Patients?” is scheduled from 7-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11, in room Pioneer B in the NMU University Center.

Sarah Kagan of the University of PennsylvaniaÂ’s School of Nursing will give the presentation. She will discuss how clinical skills and interpersonal connections are foundations in promoting quality nursing care for older adults with chronic illnesses.

Kagan is an associate professor of gerontological nursing and holds the Doris R. Schwartz Term Chair in Gerontological Nursing. She wrote “Older Adults Coping with Cancer: Integrating Cancer into a Life Mostly Lived,” and has contributed to several other books and academic and medical periodicals.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The public is invited to attend this free event. For more information call 906-227-1948.



Prepared By
Jessica Holman
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