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      
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​NYS SENIOR NUTRITION CONFERENCE
                                                                        NEW THIS YEAR!

​Bateman Community Living will be HOSTING DINNER at Meals on Wheels for Western New York (20 minutes from hotel) on Thursday October 25th.  There is NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE for the dinner and all are welcome to attend.  Transportation will be provided for those who need it.





THURSDAY OCTOBER 25, 2018 (CEU - Continuing Education Credits - TBA )

 7:45 - 8:15        REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

 8:15 - 9:00        WELCOME with Kick Off from Wegman's
​                                    Tara Ellis - President MOWNYS
                                    Kent Goben - President ASDNYS,
                                    Rebecca Blum - President NYSANASP
                                    Sherry Tomasky - Director of Public Affairs - Hunger Solutions New York  

 9:00 - 10:30       KEYNOTE PANEL - Share & Compare - Mason Kaufman, Barrie Yochim, Jose Sanchez

 10:30 - 10:45     BREAK

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

                                     Help, Health & Trust at Wegmans: Understanding Consumer Trends -  Kirby Branciforte, RDN

                                     Charity STRONG - Karen Christie

                                     Food for Thought: Enhancing Nutrition for Those with Dementia - Julie Szprygaga

                                     Introduction to Fundraising: Planning, Mailing and Boards - Lisa Woodring and Sarah Snyder
                                        
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 12:00 - 12:30 -   LUNCH

 12:30- 1:30        KEYNOTE ADDRESS  -  Ellie Hollander, MOWA

 1:30 - 2:30         VENDOR EXHIBITIONS

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

                                    Vitamin D Presentation - Naheed Ali, D'Youville College

                                    Modernizing the Workplace: Technology Trends to Fit Your Organization - Justin Baumgardner & 
                                                                                                                                                                    Jennifer Carland

                                    Special Events: Physical Events - Lauren Hibit and Jennifer Meegan

                                    Identifying and Working with Seniors in Abusive Situations - Sarah Duval, Esq. and Katie Earl, LMSW

 3:15 - 3:30          BREAK
                                      
 3:30 - 4:15          WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

                                    Nutrition Share and Compare - Kent Goben

                                    Special Events: Third Party and Online Events - Lauren Hibit and Jennifer Meegan

                                    The Art and Science of Living with Purpose - Dr. Uma Gupta
                                       

 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

NEW THIS YEAR! Bateman Community Living will be HOSTING DINNER at Meals on Wheels for Western New York (20 minutes from hotel) on Thursday October 25th. There is NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE for the dinner and all are welcome to attend. Transportation will be provided for those who need it.

               HOSPITALITY ROOM -  (Cocktails and networking)

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



FRIDAY OCTOBER 26, 2018 - (CEU - Continuing Education Credits  - TBA )

 7:45 - 8:15         REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

 8:15 - 9:45         KEY NOTE SPEAKER - Greg Olsen- 
                                    The Role of the Aging Services Network
                                                 in the State's Prevention Agenda


  9:45 - 10:00        BREAK

 10:00 - 10:45      WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:

                                  Consuming and Anti Inflammatory Diet - Christina Mandolfo and Sylvia H. Regalla, MD, MSCN

                                  Grant Writing and Planned Giving: Let's Fill Your Toolbox - Kelly Campbell and Liz Lucas

                                  Peer Place Specific Share & Compare - Tami Toy, Chatauqua Co. OFA, Peer Place Champion

 10:45 - 11:00      BREAK

 11:00 - 11:45      WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: 

                                  Malnutrition and Older Adults: A Blueprint for the Work Ahead - Bob Blancato, Executive Director, NANASP

                                  Grant Writing and Planned Giving: Let's Fill Your Toolbox - Kelly Campbell and Liz Lucas

                                  Movement to Business Acumen and Opportunities for CBOs and Government Agencies to Tap into New                                         Revenue Streams Outside of Government Grants - Dr. Mary Ann Spanos, Diane Oyler, Barrie Yochim,
                                                                                                                                                         Nikki Kmicinski, MS RD CDN

                                  Developing and Managing Your Volunteer Program - Vivienne O'Neill, director of Volunteer Programs, 
                                                                                                                                                Citymeals on Wheels 
                                    
      
 12:00 - 12:30       LUNCH

 12:30 - 1:30         KEYNOTE ADDRESS: What's Going on in Washington, DC? - 
                                                                        Bob Blancato, Executive Director, NANASP

 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



“The Art of Aging Successfully”
New York State Aging Services Conference 2018
at
The Westin Buffalo
250 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202
The Schedule is below and all of the details (including hotels) are at: 

​              nysagingservices2018.eventbrite.com
Scholarships are available!   APPLICATION
                    Deadline is August 31, 2018