Diversity and Spirituality in Person-Centered Care
Welcome to Holy Cross Hospital's information page for the fourth annual Dementia Conference, titled Diversity and Spirituality in Person-Centered Care. The conference will be held on Thursday, October 10, 2013, and will take place at Riderwood in the Maryland Hall at 3120 Gracefield Road in Silver Spring, Md.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Lori Lusby-Hamilton, LNHA, Administrator of Extended Care at Riderwood
Bonnie Mahon, MSM, BSN, RN
Senior Director, Medical/Surgical and Senior Services, Holy Cross Hospital
|8:15 to 8:30 a.m.
U.S. Congressman Chris Van Hollen
|8:30 to 9:45 a.m.
||Keynote Speaker – 1
Joyful SPIRIT! Optimizing Health and Well-Being in Diverse Caregivers through Person-Centered Care
Jocelyn Shealy McGee, PhD, MSG
|9:45 to 10 a.m.
|10 to 11 a.m.
||The Quilt of Spirituality: The African American Family Caregiving Experience
Sandra Edmonds Crewe, PhD, MSW, ACSW
|11 a.m. to Noon
||The Role of Religious Involvement and Spiritual Caregiving Rewards in the Lives of African American Caregivers of Elders
Michael J. Sheridan, PhD, MSW
||Lunch and Networking with Vendors
|1 to 2:15 p.m.
||Keynote Speaker – 2
Redefining Dementia Care: A Holistic, Person-Centered Approach
Wanda Raby Spurlock, DNS, MN, RN-BC, CNE, FNGNA
|2:15 to 2:30 p.m.
|2:30 to 3 p.m.
||Spirituality: Its Essence and Impact
Gwendolyn W. London, D-Min, M-Div
|3 to 4 p.m.
||Diversity and Spirituality Panel
Moderator: Gwendolyn W. London
Rabbi Tamara Miller, MA, BA, Advanced Clinical Pastoral Residenc
Mei Ching Lee, PhD, Nursing, MS, Health Sciences, BSN, Post-Doctoral Fellow in Bioethics, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland, School of Nursing
Ashland Johnson, JD, University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, GA, BA, Furman University, Greenville, SC. National Center for Lesbian Rights, Washington, DC, Policy Counsel.
Wrap-up and Evaluations