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UGEC Fireside Chat - Caregiver Support
Thursday 06 January 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Geri Lehnardt, Case Manager and Caregiver Program Coordinator at Mountainland Association of Governments (MAG), started the Caregiver Program in 1999. 

18 Aug 2022
02:00PM - 03:15PM
UGEC Age-Friendly ECHO - Immunizations Updates and Best Practices for Long Term Care
Presenters: Adrienne Butterwick, MPH, CHES,  Senior Improvement Advisor at Comagine Health, and Karen Taubert, RN, BSN, MBA, Senior Consultant for Comagine Health,.
01 Sep 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AM
UGEC Fireside Chat - Grief and Caregiving for a Loved One with a Serious Illness
Presenter: Troy Andersen, PhD, MSW, Adjunct Associate Professor, School Of Medicine-Operations and Associate Professor (Lecturer), College Of Social Work
15 Sep 2022
02:00PM - 03:15PM
UGEC Age-Friendly ECHO - Maintaining Mobility and Moving Safely for Older Adults
Presenters: Sara Wallace, DPT, Salt Lake VA Medical Center Inpatient Physical Therapy (PT) & Salt Lake VA Medical Center PT Interns
06 Oct 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AM
UGEC Fireside Chat - Garden Therapy at the Neighborhood House
Presenter: Sarah Scott, MBA, MS Gerontology, Adult Day Services Director Neighborhood House.
20 Oct 2022
02:00PM - 03:15PM
UGEC Age-Friendly ECHO - Suicide Risks within the Hospice Population
Presenter: Andrew Layne, LCSW, Board President Intermountain Healthcare, Home Healt and Hospice.
03 Nov 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AM
UGEC Fireside Chat - Quality of Life and Physical Activity
Presenter: Amy Powell-Versteeg, Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA), Instructor Clinical Department of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training, University of Utah Balance and Mobility Clinic.
17 Nov 2022
02:00PM - 03:15PM
UGEC Age-Friendly ECHO - Culture Change in Long-Term Care
Presenter: Carmen Bowman, MHS,  Owner and Trainer of Edu-Catering: Catering Education for Compliance and Culture Change.
15 Dec 2022
02:00PM - 03:15PM
UGEC Age-Friendly ECHO - Patient-Centered Care and Behavioral Mental Health
Presenter: Caroline Stephens, PhD, GNP, FAAN, University of Utah College of Nursing.
19 Jan 2023
02:00PM - 03:15PM
UGEC Age-Friendly ECHO - Buprenorphine in Older Adults
Presenter: Melissa Cheng, MD, MOH, MHS, Associate Professor University of Utah and Clinical Medical Director Comagine Health.
16 Feb 2023
02:00PM - 03:15PM
UGEC Age-Friendly ECHO - Deprescribing and Ceasing Preventive Testing/Screening
Presenter: Shaun Chatelain, DO, Geriatrician in the Stansbury Health Center and Madsen Health Center Geriatrics Clinics.