CONFERENCE SCHEDULE -       


Thursday October 15, 2014    (CEU - Continuing Education Credits - 8.25)

7:30 - 8:30         REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:30 - 8:45          WELCOME
​                                    Darlene Ike  - Conference Chair
                                    Kent Goben - Conference Co-Chair & President ASDNYS,
                                    Steve Grffin, President MOWANYS
                                    Rebecca Blum, President NYSANASP
                                    Misha Marvel, Nutrition Programs for Seniors Specialist,
                                              Hunger Solutions New York  

8:45 - 9:15            OPENING SESSION - "Inspiring YOU to TAKE ACTION"
                                    Peter Wallin, Author of 4 books, motivational speaker 
                                                                        and business owner for 28 years


9:15 - 10:45         GENERAL SESSION -  Washington Update
                                Bob Blancato - Executive Director,National Association of Nutrition & Aging Services Programs 


10:45 - 11:00        BREAK


11:15 - 12:30         WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

                                    1.   ASDUsing At Home Nutrition Focuses Physical Assessment (NFPA)
                                                                      to Support Nutrition Diagnoses -Part One
                                                            Dr. Jennifer Bueche, Professor, SUNY Oneonta

                                    2.   MOWANYS : By the Numbers: An Inside Look at New York State's 
                                                                                                                   Meals on Wheels Programs
                                                        Rachael Liedenfrost, Chief Communications Officer, Tara A. Ellis, President & Chief                                                                     Executive Officer, Meals on Wheels for Western NY, Buffalo, NY

                                    3.   NASANASP: "NEW-Trition": The Story of Nutrition and Wellness Programming 
                                                                                                                                                       in Erie County
                                                       Randall Hoak, Erie County Commissioner of Senior Services
                                                       Richard "Mr. Fitness" Derwald
                                                       Nikki Kimicinski, MS, RD, CDN; Erie County Senior Services, Buffalo, NY

12:30- 2:30              KEYNOTE LUNCH  
                                       Presentation to Florence Reed - Kent Goben, Conference Co-Chair & President ASDNYS

                                        KEYNOTE SPEAKER     Ellie Hollander, President and Chief Executive Officer
                                                                                                         Meals on Wheels America 

2:30 - 4:00          WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

                                      1. ASD:  Using At Home Nutrition Focuses Physical Assessment (NFPA)
                                                                          to Support Nutrition Diagnoses -Part Two
                                                            Dr. Jennifer Bueche, Professor, SUNY Oneonta

                                      2. MOWANYS:   Partnering to Reduce Hospital Re-admissions for Seniors
                                                           Gretchen Moore Simmons- Director of Programs and Community Outreach, 
                                                                                Senior Services of Albany, NY

                                      3. NASANASP: Medicaid Redesign and MLTC Expansion
                                                            Mark Kissinger, Director, Division of Long Term, 
                                                                                   New York State Department of Health

                                      4. HUNGER SOLUTIONS: The Nutrition Outreach and Education Program: 
                                                               Connecting Older New Yorkers and Others to SNAP
                                                            Diane Lezette, Training & Instructional Design Coordinator, 
                                                                                Hunger Solutions New York, Albany, NY

4:00 - 4:15          BREAK

4:15 - 5:45          ASSOCIATION MEETINGS -  (All conference attendees are welcome to any Association meeting

5:45- 6:30           NETWORKING - join us in the hotel lounge for networking and dinner coordination

8:00pm               HOSPITALITY ROOM -  (Cocktails and networking)

                                 Resource Table: Bring any items you may wish to share! i.e. Menus, Nutrition Education, etc.


Friday October 16, 2014 - (CEU - Continuing Education Credits 4.5)

8:00 - 8:30am       REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:30 - 10:00am      WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

                                      1. ASD:  Hyoglycemia and the patient with Diabetes Mellitus and Chronic Kidney Disease
                                                           JoAnn Ernest, DNP, FNP-C - Lourdes Hospital 

                                      2. MOWANYS: Development and Fundraising
                                                           Malcolm Murray, Director of Marketing & Communication,
                                                                                            Citymeals-on-Wheels, New York, NY

                                      3. NASANASP:   CAARS & NAPIS Reporting
                                                           Bob Miller, Coordinator OSSD Reporting Unit, 
                                                                                      New York State Office for the Aging
                                                          LaTrella R. Penny, EMPA, Director of Planning and Policy Analysis, 
                                                                                      NYC Department for the Aging

10:00 - 10:15        BREAK         

10:15 - 11:45        SHARE AND COMPARE:    50 HEADS ARE BETTER THAN ONE
                                          Moderator: Barrie Yochim, Executive Director, 
                                                                     Meals on Wheels of Jamestown Area, Jamestown, NY


12:00 - 1:30          LUNCH PRESENTATION
                                                        Corrinda Crossdale, Director, New York State Office for the Aging

1:30 - 2:00           Raffle Baskets (must be present to win) - Mason Kaufman, Emcee, Syracuse Meals on Wheels
                           Resource Table: Bring any items you may wish to share! ie. Menus, Nutrition Education , etc.

                          Vendor Table: Contact Barrie Yochim at meals@netsync.net if interested

2:00                     CONFERENCE CLOSE      
​    
​NYS SENIOR NUTRITION CONFERENCE
             


THURSDAY OCTOBER 5, 2017 (CEU - Continuing Education Credits - 7 )

 7:45 - 8:45        REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

 8:45 - 9:00        WELCOME
​                                    Jose Luis Sanchez - Conference Chair
                                    Kent Goben - President ASDNYS,
                                    Tara Ellis -  President MOWANYS
                                    Rebecca Blum - President NYSANASP
                                    Sherry Tomasky - Director of Public Affairs - Hunger Solutions New York  

 9:00 - 10:30       KEYNOTE ADDRESS - Washington Update
                                                                  Erika Kelly, Chief Advocacy and Government 
                                                                        Affairs Officer, Meals on Wheels America

 10:30 - 10:45     BREAK


 10:45 - 11:45     WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

                                        ASD: Gut Health
                                                  Colleen McCrief, MS, RDN, TheSage Colleges

                                        MOWNY: Advocacy 101 and beyond
                                                        Erika Kelly, Chief Advocacy And Government Affairs Officer, Meals on Wheels America
                                                                        and Jose Sanchez, Programs & Aging Initiatives Manager, Citymeals on Wheels

                                       Town Hall: Evidence based research update on interventions by Community-Based Organizations
                                                             Ucheoma O. Akobundu, PhD, RD, MOWA 


 11:45 - 12:10 -   LUNCH

 12:30- 1:30        KEYNOTE ADDRESS  - Malnutrition Panel
                                                                   Ucheoma O. Akobundu,PhD, RD, Direcotr of Project Managment & Impact,  MOWA 
                                                                   Dawn Secor, SNAP Policy Specialist, Hunger Solutions NY
                                                                   Meredith Whitmire - Federal Policy and Advocacy Manager- NANASP

 1:30 - 2:30         VENDORS 


 2:30 - 3:15         WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

                                        ASD:  Introduction to the Village Movement
                                                   Ken Harris, Executive Director, Albany Guardian Society
                                                       
                                        MOWNY: Time Managment
                                                    Rachel Leidenfrost, Chief Communication Officer - Meals on Wheels for Western NY 

                                       Town Hall: Teaching Kitchen with Bateman Community Living

 3:15 - 3:30          BREAK
                                      
 3:30 - 4:15          GENERAL SESSION - For all Attendees

                                       NYSOFA - (Future Horizon for NYS)  
​                                                    Jennifer Cioffi, Aging Program Coordinator
                                                    Druid Montgomery, RD                       

 4:30 - 5:30          ASSOCIATION MEETINGS -  (All conference attendees are welcome to any Association meeting)
                                            ASD - Organizer: Kent Goben
                                            MOWANYS - Organizers:Tara A. Ellis and Jose Sanchez
                                            NYSANASP 0rganizer: Becky Blum

 5:30 - 5:45           Bateman Sponsored Conference Toast

 5:45- 6:30          NETWORKING - join us in the hotel lounge for networking and dinner coordination

 8:00pm              HOSPITALITY ROOM -  (Cocktails and networking)

                                 Resource Table: Bring any items you may wish to share! i.e. Menus, Nutrition Education, etc.

FRIDAY OCTOBER 6, 2017 - (CEU - Continuing Education Credits  - 4 )

 7:45 - 8:45         REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

 8:45 - 9:45         SHARE & COMPARE- 50 Heads Are Better than One
                                    Moderators: Mason Kaufman - Executive Director, Meals on Wheels of Syracuse
                                                       Jose Luis Sanchez- Programs & Aging Initiatives Manager - Citymeals on Wheels

  9:45 - 10:00        BREAK

 10:00 - 11:00       WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
             

                                       MOWNY: Fundraising Part I
                                                    Lisa Woodring, Chief Development Officer, Meals on Wheels for Western NY
                                                    Malcolm Murray, Marketing & Communications Director, Citymeals on Wheels
                                                    Darlene Ike - Executive Director, Meals on Wheels of Chemung County

                                        ASD: Do You Have the Menu Blues - bring menus and recipes that are well received 
                                                    Denise Kolankowski, MS, RDN, CDN
                                                    Kent Goben ES, RDN

                                        Town Hall: Teaching Kitchen with Bateman Community Living

 11:00 - 12:00       WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: 
                                        

                                        MOWNY: Fundraising Part II
                                                      Lisa Woodring, Chief Development Officer, Meals on Wheels for Western NY
                                                      Malcolm Murray, Marketing & Communications Director, Citymeals on Wheels
                                                      Darlene Ike, Executive Director, Meals on Wheels of Chemung County

                                        ASD:    Creating Nutrition Education Materials
​                                                      Denise Kolankowski, MS, RDN, CDN
                                                      Kent Goben ES, RDN

                                         Town Hall: Teaching Kitchen with Bateman Community Living

      
 12:00 - 12:30          LUNCH

 12:30 - 1:30            KEYNOTE ADDRESS
                                                    Greg Olsen, Acting Director, NYS Office for the Aging




 1:30 - 2:00           Raffle Baskets (must be present to win) - Mason Kaufman, Emcee, Syracuse Meals on Wheels

 2:00                     CONFERENCE CLOSE      
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​ Resource Table: Bring any items you may wish to share! ie. Menus, Nutrition Education , etc.

   Vendor Table: Contact Barrie Yochim at meals@netsync.net if interested



SAVE THE DATE:  October 5 - 6, 2017
Desmond Hotel - Albany, NY
Make a weekend of it and enjoy the State Capital in the Fall!


                                    Sponsored by: "Unity in Our Diversity"
                                                        Meals on Wheels America of NYS (MOWA/NYS
                                                     NYS Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs
                                                                                   (NYSANASP)
                                                      Aging Services Dietitians of New York State (ASDNYS)
                                                                    Hunger Solutions New York






ACCOMMODATIONS
THE DESMOND HOTEL 
ALBANY
​ 660 Albany Shaker Rd, 
Albany, NY 12211
(518) 869-8100
  1-800-448-3500
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 NYS AGING CONFERENCE 
block for rates
 ($116.00  )
​(must be booked by 9/20/2017)


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“The Art of Aging Successfully”
Join us for the 12th Annual Conference in NY's state's capital city Albany, NY! Come and
hear the latest information from renowned state and national speakers in Aging Services.  Learn more about best practices, build new collaborations, and ways to improve and grow in 
"The Art of Aging Successfully" for YOUR aging services program.
REGISTRATION FORM 
              Deadline is Sept. 22, 2017

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