Program Schedule

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Friday, August 15, 2014


7:30 – 8:30 AM Registration and Check-In
8:30 – 8:50 AM

Dr. Shari McMahan
Deputy Provost, California State University, Fullerton

Dr. Debbie Rose
Director, Center for Successful Aging, California State University, Fullerton
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Welcome and Opening Remarks

8:50 – 9:20 AM

Dr. Roberta Rikli
Founder of Lifespan Wellness Clinic, Former Dean of the College of Health and Human Development, California State University, Fullerton

History of the CSA and Gerokinesiology Curriculum

9:20 – 9:30 AM

Elizabeth White, Operations Manager, Center for Successful Aging, CSUF Alumna

Move and Groove

9:30 – 10:20 AM

Dr. Jessie Jones
Interim Dean, College of Health and Human Development, California State University, Fullerton
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Positive Affect and Resilience: Implications for Healthy Aging

10:20 – 10:45 AM Refreshment Break & Exhibits
10:45 – 11:30 AM

Dr. Helene Calvet
Deputy County Health Officer for the Orange County Health Care Agency
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An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure: the Annual Wellness Visit

11:30 – 12:15 PM

Gerokinesiology Alumni Panel Discussion

Career Paths in Gerokinesiology

12:15 – 1:00 PM Grab & Go Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 PM Concurrent Sessions 1
 

Tom Rutlin, BA
CEO & Founder, Exerstrider Products, Inc.
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Walking Poles As An Alternative to Walkers and Canes...and to the "Normal Effects of Aging

Lorie Eber, JD
Wellness Coach, Writer, and contributor to Huffington Post

How To Keep Growing and Changing as You Age

Dr. David Chen
Professor, Department of Kinesiology, Tai Chi Master

Tai Chi: Moving Meditation

  More exciting sessions announced soon
2:30 – 3:00 PM Refreshment Break and Exhibits
3:00 – 4:30 PM Concurrent Sessions 2
 

Stella "Luna" Tyron
Yoga Instructor, Center for Successful Aging

Twilight Yoga in a Seated or Standing Position

Yvette Casal
MELT Instructor

The Melt Method: A Self-Treatment Technique for Chronic Pain

 
 

More exciting sessions announced soon

6:30 – 9:30 PM Alumni Reception & Banquet

Saturday, August 16, 2014


7:30 – 9:00 AM Registration and Check-In
 

Stella "Luna" Tyron
Yoga Instructor, Center for Successful Aging

Sunrise Yoga

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Dr. Joan Vernikos
Former Director of Life Sciences at NASA
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Aging is a Gravity Deprivation Syndrome

10:00 – 10:10 AM

CSA Staff

Move and Groove

10:10 – 11:10 AM

Dr. Kerry Burnight
Professor, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine

Aging Brilliantly

11:10 – 11:30 AM Refreshment Break and Exhibits
11:30 – 12:15 PM

Dr. Irma Waldo
Medical Director, Twin County Recovery Services of Columbia and Greene Counties, New York
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Make It Well and Happy Into Your 90's

12:15 – 1:00 PM Grab & Go Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 PM Concurrent Sessions 3
 

Jan Montague, MSG
President, Whole person Wellness International
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Let’s Make Whole-Person Wellness Happen

Matthew Pour
Owner, Olive Oil & Beyond

Food As Medicine: Simple, Delicious, Elegant

Sue Grant, BS
Older Adult Fitness Coordinator, Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA, Encinitas, CA

The Older, Wiser, and Wonderful Workout

 

Jackie Halbin, BS
Living Well Manager, Lakeview Village, Lenexa, Kansas

Fallproof H2O Certificate (pre-registration required)

   
2:30 – 3:00 PM

Refreshment Break and Exhibits

3:00 – 4:30 PM Concurrent Sessions 4
 

Tom Rutlin, BA
CEO and Founder of Exerstrider Products, Inc.
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Walking Poles As An Alternative to Walkers and Canes...and to the "Normal Effects of Aging

Jane Porphir and Julie Tobin, PT

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Pickleball: A Sweet Sport with a Sour Name

Cathy Badum and Sandy McCormick
Co-Founders and Owners, CS Dance Factory

Zumba Gold: Groovin’ At Any Age

 

Jackie Halbin, BS
Living Well Manager, Lakeview Village, Lenexa, Kansas

Finding Your Balance in an Aqua Environment

   
  • Additional speakers to be identified
  • Check program schedule for ongoing updates

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