Advances in Aging Lecture Series with Dr. Amanda Sokon

October 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Sponsored by the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, Arizona Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program, and University of Arizona Center on Aging:
TOPIC: Let’s Talk Aging: Spirituality and Well-being in Later Life, Yea or Nay?” 
SPEAKER: Amanda E. Sokon, PhD, MHA, LL.B; Associate Professor, Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health


Monday, October 14, 2019
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_flyer.oct_._2019.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: full_calendar_flyer_-_fall_2019.pdf

Objectives: Gain recognition and understanding that:

  1. Define spirituality, and distinguish between spirituality and religiosity
  2. Examine the role and relevance of spirituality in later life
  3. Discuss strategies for and the benefits of addressing spirituality in the care of older adults

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, social workers, other health-care professionals and interested community members

Methodology: Lecture

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: Laura M. Vitkus, MPH, CHES |

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Coming Soon

December 9
Shaun Chatelain, DO - Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine