Epidemiology of Aging

Patricia Quinlisk
  • Identify current gaps and discuss strategies for enhancing the community of practice around the issue of aging diseases.
    • Fall and injury prevention
    • Vaccination practices for the elderly
    • Prevention of Alzheimer’s disease/cognitive decline
    • Ensuring access to hearing and vision screening
    • Foot care
    • Appropriate community services
  • Identify possible future areas of engagement
    • Creation of a CSTE Workgroup
    • Scheduling regular conference calls
    • Hosting topical webinars
    • Participation at future CSTE Annual Conferences through posters or presentations
    • Other approaches suggested by membership