August 7, 2017 - August 8, 2017

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Overview

The National Institute of Nursing Research and Partners Present: The Science of Caregiving: Bringing Voices Together

NINR and its partners invite you to a summit that will provide perspectives across the spectrum of caregiving, including the importance of caregiving across the lifespan as well as current and future directions for research to improve the health of patients and caregivers.

The summit will bring together an audience of researchers, advocates, healthcare providers, educators, and others interested in the science of caregiving.

Location

The summit will be held August 7–8, 2017 in Ruth Kirschstein Auditorium, Natcher Building (Building 45) - NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD.

Registration

The event is free, but registration is required. Click here to register and add this event to your calendar.

Accomodations

There is no group rate offered for this meeting.

Hilton Garden Inn Bethesda

7301 Waverly Street

Bethesda, MD 20814

(301) 654-8111

Hyatt Regency Bethesda (directly above Metro)

One Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda, MD

Wisconsin Ave. at Old Georgetown Road

(301) 657-1234, (800) 233-1234

Other Accomodations:

https://www.cc.nih.gov/about/visitor/hotels.html

Draft Agenda

Click here to view the full agenda.

Day One

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Registration

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Welcome

Dr. Patricia A. Grady, Director, National Institute of Nursing Research

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12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Keynote Address

Ms. Judy Woodruff, Anchor and Managing Editor, PBS NewsHour

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1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Introduction to Day 1

Ms. Gail Hunt, Director of Ceremonies, President and CEO, National Alliance for Caregiving

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1:15 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. Plenary 1: Issues and Challenges in Caregiving

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2:50 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. Break

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3:05 p.m. –  4:30 p.m. Plenary 2: Creating Change in Caregiving: Research to Policy
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4:30 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. Summary of Day 1 Discussion

Ms. Gail Hunt, Director of Ceremonies, President and CEO, National Alliance for Caregiving

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4:50 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Day 1 Closing Remarks

Dr. Patricia A. Grady,  Director, National Institute of Nursing Research

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Day Two

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration

8:30 a.m. – 8:40 a.m. Welcome

Dr. Patricia A. Grady, Director, National Institute of Nursing Research

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8:40 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Introduction to Day 2

Dr. Laura Gitlin, Director of Ceremonies, Director, Center for Innovative Care in Aging,

Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

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8:50 a.m. – 10:25 a.m. Plenary 3: Caregiving Research Focused on Children, Teens, and

Young Adults

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10:25 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. Break

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10:40 a.m. –  12:15 p.m. Plenary 4: Caregiving Research Focused on Acute, Serious Illnesses

and Conditions

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12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch

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1:15 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.  Plenary 5: Caregiving Research Focused on Chronic Conditions/ Dementia/

Alterations in Cognition

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 2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.  Closing Keynote Address– Bringing Voices Together

Dr. Laura Gitlin, Director of Ceremonies, Director, Center for Innovative Care in Aging,

Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

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3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Closing Remarks

Dr. Patricia A. Grady, Director, National Institute of Nursing Research

Updated Date: May 4, 2017