Guest Speaker: Mandy Chen, PharmD, Pharmacy Resident - NYU Winthrop Hospital
Topic: Polypharmacy issues in seniors-how drug interactions affect cognition, dizziness and frequent falls and the medical community’s response
Speaker: Amy Angelone, LMSW, Project Manager - LGBT Network
Topic: Best Practices for working with the LBGT Senior Community. LGBT seniors often face a myriad of challenges including social isolation, familial estrangement, increased health risks, and lack of culturally competent health and human services.
Speaker: Representative from Health & Welfare Council of Long Island
Topic: Food Insecurity issues facing our senior population on Long Island