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Region 5 Workshop

April 15, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

$40

9-9:30 am Registration & Coffee

9:30-11:30 am: Leaf Line-Medical Marijuana Overview, by Katie Payne, Director of Pharmacy.
Credentials: Katie Payne earned her Doctorate of Pharmacy at Midwestern University, Glendale AZ.
Session Title: Medical Marijuana Overview
Objectives:
1) History/background regarding the use of medical marijuana
2) Diagnoses which respond favorably to medical marijuana
3) Pain management and medical marijuana ~ particularly in the elderly
4) A look toward the future of medical marijuana.
{Body of Knowledge: # 4: Biology of Aging-Medications}

11:30-12:30 pm Lunch at Pizza Ranch & Networking

12:30-2:30 pm: “The Juniper Network: Healthy Aging Through Community Collaboration by : Krista Eichhorst, Program Developer, Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging
OBJECTIVES: Juniper is a statewide network of organizations delivering evidence-based health programs that help older adults get fit, prevent falls, and live well with ongoing health conditions.
In this session you will learn about the Juniper network’s impact throughout Minnesota, how evidence-based health programs promote healthy aging, and how you can offer these programs in your community, as well as try out activities from several evidence-based health programs.
{Body of Knowledge: #4: Biology of Aging: Healthy Aging }

2:30-3 pm Fall MNSWAP Convention Planning/Details

Details

Date:
April 15, 2020
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$40

Organizer

Abby Christensen
Phone:
320-220-1801
Email:
abby.christensen@compassionatecottage.com

Other

Event Organizer Contact Information
320-220-1801
# of CEU's available
4

Venue

Pizza Ranch Redwood Falls MN
1360 E. Bridge St.
Redwood Falls, MN 56283 United States
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