I-HeAL | Institute for Healthy Aging and Lifespan Studies

I-HeAL Guest Speaker Seminar Series

Marie Boltz, Ph.D.
The Family Role in Optimizing Function and Physical Activity in Hospitalized Older Adults
2 p.m., March 1
Room NU 202, College of Nursing, Boca Raton campus
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The Institute for Healthy Aging and Lifespan Studies (I-HeAL) at Florida Atlantic University is dedicated to the advancement of health through pioneering research and practical application. The I-HeAL team is leading the way in redesigning the healthcare infrastructure to create novel intervention programs to improve the care of older adults with dementia and their caregivers, leading to improved care confidence and mobility, delayed nursing home placement, reduced hospital re-admission and decreased health care costs.


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