Advances in Aging Lecture

April 9, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Advances in Aging Lecture Series

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson | Please note this month's event returns to Kiewit Auditorium.

TOPIC: “Mexican-American Caregiving Families’ Under-Use of Long Term Support Services”
SPEAKER: Janice Crist, PhD, RN, FNGNA, FAAN, a UA Associate Professor of Nursing, UA College of Nursing, and member, UA Sarver Heart Center, her clinical expertise focuses on: a) Community health, public health, and gerontology; b) State-level public health nursing consultation: nursing homes and minority healthcare disparities; c) Case management for home care/hospices in Texas and the State of Washington; and d) Transcultural nursing; qualitative and gerontological research methods. Her research involves community-based participatory research (CBPR) interventions to eliminate disparities; e.g.: under-use of home health care services by Mexican American elders and their family caregivers.


Monday, April 9, 2018
Noon-1 p.m. | A light lunch will be served
Kiewit Auditorium, UA Cancer Center
Map of UA Health Sciences/Banner - University Medical Center Campus

To view, download, post or share the flyer for this event, click here:  advances-in-aging_cme-flyer_04-09-2018.pdf

The Advances in Aging Lecture Series is hosted by the University of Arizona Center on Aging Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program in conjunction with the Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, UA College of Medicine - Tucson. It also serves as the grand rounds lectures for the division. For the full list of lectures in this series, please visit this webpage or click on the following PDF for a printable calendar:  advances-in-aging_full-calendar-2018_flyer.pdf


  1. Discuss culturally sensitive methods to address diverse cultural needs 
  2. Describe a culturally competent intervention for Mexican American elders and family caregivers

Accreditation Statement:
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement(s):
All faculty, CME planning committee members, and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

CONTACT: Rachele L. Peterson, MPH, MA, or (520) 626-5808

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