National Association of Social Workers

2020 NASW Virtual Conference June 15 - 17, 2020

Breakout Session: Health and Medical Dimensions of Social Isolation and Loneliness in Older Adults

June 16, 2020 - 3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. EDT

This presentation discusses the findings from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s report on the health and medical dimensions of social isolation and loneliness in older adults. Content covered will include opportunities and strategies for translating research into practice in health care settings. Education and training strategies for clinical practice will be presented along with discussions of improved public awareness and policy development. (Social Work CE)

Tracy Lustig, DPM, MPH
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
               
Colleen Galambos, PhD, ACSW, FGSA             
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Helen Bader School of Social Welfare
               
Robert Espinoza, MPA, BS, BA              
PHI

Health and Medical Dimensions of Social Isolation and Loneliness in Older Adults
06/16/2020 at 3:15 PM (EDT)   |  90 minutes
06/16/2020 at 3:15 PM (EDT)   |  90 minutes
Session Evaluation
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Continuing Education Certificate
1.50 Social Work credits  |  Certificate available
1.50 Social Work credits  |  Certificate available