The Science of Caregiving: Bringing Voices Together

The Science of Caregiving: Bringing Voices Together

August 7-8, 2017

Ruth Kirschstein Auditorium, Natcher Building (Building 45)
NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD

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The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) and partners will host a summit that will provide perspectives across the spectrum of caregiving, including the importance of caregiving across the lifespan as well as current and future directions for research to improve the health of patients and caregivers.

The keynote speaker is Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour. In addition, the Directors of Ceremonies for the event are Gail Hunt of the National Alliance for Caregiving on August 7th and Dr. Laura Gitlin of Center for Innovative Care in Aging at the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing on August 8th. The event will bring together an audience of researchers, advocates, healthcare providers, educators, and others interested in the science of caregiving.

About the Event:

This event is free but space is limited and registration is required. To request reasonable accommodations, including sign language interpretation, please contact Nathan Brown at 301-594-9262 / [email protected] or the Federal Relay at 1-800-877-8339 before July 24, 2017.  

For more information, including the agenda, visit www.ninr.nih.gov/caregivingsummit Please e-mail NINR’s Division of Science Policy and Public Liaison at [email protected] with any questions.