Careers in Aging Week 2022

Diversity in Careers of Aging: April 17 – 23, 2022

The Erickson School of Aging Studies Presents Virtual Events in Celebration of

The Erickson School of Aging Studies is partnering with the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), LeadingAge, Argentum, National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL), and the American Health Care Association (AHCA) this year to raise awareness of the diverse career paths to provide care and services for our aging population. Join the School of Aging as we bring our alumni and community partners together to CIAW ’22 to talk about the unique work they have been doing in the field of aging. See below to reserve your seat at each event.

Tuesday, April 19, 2022  — 4 – 5 PM ET

Understanding Dementia: The Vital Importance of Engaging Diverse Older Adults with Dementia and their Communities in Research
(Sponsored by the Erickson School of Aging Studies)

Ishan Canty Williams, Ph.D., FGSA, Associate Professor, University of Virginia School of Nursing

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Wednesday, April 20, 2022  — 4 – 5 PM ET

Cultivators of Opportunities in Aging Virtual Panel

Tiffany Nicolette, M.A.’20, Management of Aging Services, Vice President of Housing Services, CHAI
Stephanie Taydus, B.S., Television & A/V Manager, Oak Crest Community
Judy Maberry, M.Ed., Health & Fitness Coordinator, League for People

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Follow the tag #CareersinAging on social media to meet more career cultivators working in aging and hear their stories.

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