Past Event

Megan Huisingh-Scheetz - Translating Frailty Assessment and Management into Clinical Practice

March 14, 2023
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Event Description

Megan Huisingh-Scheetz will discuss her experience in the Successful Aging and Frailty Evalution clinic at the University of Chicago as well as the challenges she has faced over the last decade. She will summarize her collaborative research relating accelerometry patterns to physical frailty and her research developing a physical activity and social engagement intervention leveraging a voice-activated device and co-designed with older adults. She will use her experience and work to help the audience consider the future of frailty assessment and management in clinical practice.

Event Speaker

Megan Huisingh-Scheetz, Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Chicago

Event Information

Free and open to the public; registration required. For more information, visit the event webpage or contact Caitlin Hawke at [email protected] 

Hosted by the Columbia Aging Center