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
             


Thursday October 27, 2016 (CEU - Continuing Education Credits - 9)

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 -


9:15 - 10:45         GENERAL SESSION -



10:45 - 11:00        BREAK


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

                                        ASD: Code of Ethics for the Profession of Dietetics
                                                    Mary Ann Dowdell, PhD, RDN, CDN

                                        MOWNY: Addressing Oral in HDM Recipients - City Meals - Columbia Partnership
                                                          Kavita P. Ahluwalia, DDS, MPH

                                        NYSANASP: Setting up and Running a Successful Congregate Dining Program
                                                                    Rebecca Blum, RN/Coordinator of Aging Services Chautauqua Co. OFA


12:00 - Lunch

12:30- 1:30        KEYNOTE LUNCH 

1:30 - 2:15         VENDORS 


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

                                        ASD:  Home Delivered Vegetarian Meals
                                                       David Hirsch, Moosewood Restaurant

                                        MOWNY: Keys to Successful Fundraising
                                                            Lisa Woodring, Chief Development Officer - Meals on Wheels for Western NY 

                                        NYSANASP:  PeerPlace Staus Report
                                                                Carrie Frey, Director of Account Services - PeerPlace Networks, LLC

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

                                        ASD: TBA

                                        MOWNY: TBA

                                        NYSANASP: Statewide PeerPlace - A NYSOFA Perspective
​                                                                   Angela Smith-Wilson, Assistant Director - NYSOFA 


4:30 - 5:30         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 28, 2016 - (CEU - Continuing Education Credits  - 4.5 )

7:30 - 8:30am       REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:30 - 10:00am     SHARE & COMPARE
                                    Moderators: Mason Kaufman - Executive Director Meals on Wheels of Syracuse
                                                       Jose Luis Sanchez- Programs & Aging Initiatives Manager - City Meals on Wheels

10:00 - 10:10        BREAK

10:00 - 11:00        WORKSHOPS - SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
             
                                    ASD: Looking Closer at Sodium - How To Meet NYSOFA Regulations
                                                Cindy Ferrari, MS, Program Coordinator Sodium Reduction in Communities/ 
                                                                                                                Wilma Stewart, Consultant RD

                                    MOWNY: Growing A Voice - Advocacy 101 On Behalf of Elders
                                                        Bobbie Sackman, Director of Public Policy - Live On NY

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

                                    ASD: Security: You and Your Program
                                                Kent Goben, Coordinator Chemung Co. Dept. of Aging
                                                Patrick McFarland, Physical Security Officer - Chemung Canal Bank
                                                Christopher Moss - Chemung County Sheriff

                                    Hunger Solutions:  TBA



      
12:00 - 1:30          KEYNOTE LUNCH:




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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SAVE THE DATE:  October 27 - 28, 2016
Radisson Hotel - Corning, NY
Make a weekend of it and enjoy Fingerlakes Wine Country 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

        



Scholarships are available!   APPLICATION
ACCOMMODATIONS
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125 Denison Parkway East
               Corning, NY 14830               
  607-962-5000

    Ask for the Meals on Wheels block for rates ($129.00)
​(must be booked by 9/30/2015)


Hotel Website
“The Art of Aging Successfully”
Join us for the 11th Annual Conference in historic and beautiful Corning, 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
National Update from Washington, DC
Bob Blancato, Executive Director
National Association of Nutrtion and Aging Services Programs
Spotlight on New York
Greg Olsen, Acting Director
NYS Office for the Aging
What Do We Think About Older People an Our Aging Selves? 
              Current Efforts to Reframe Aging
Tony Sarmiento, Executive Director
Senior Service America, Inc.