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Schweitzer Symposium: Meeting the Healthcare Needs of the Aging Population

The 2014-15 Schweitzer Fellows hosted Meeting the Healthcare Needs of the Aging Population: A Multidisciplinary Perspective, a discussion of the challenges facing the healthcare system, providers, and caregivers in meeting the needs of the rapidly aging U.S. population on Monday, February 23, 2015 at Rush University Armour Academic Center. Many thanks to all who attended and joined the discussion around how we can better serve our aging population. 

Panelists:
  • JoAnn Gruca, APN: Schweitzer Advisory Council Member and St. Xavier University Professor Emeritus
  • Mark Stoltenberg, MD: Schweitzer Fellow For Life and Resident Physician at Northwestern University
  • Jane Thomason: 2014-2015 Fellow and current UIC public health graduate student in occupational health
  • Robyn Golden, LCSW: HMPRG board member and Director of Health & Aging at Rush


Specials thanks to The Department of Health and Aging at Rush University Medical Center, Rush Medical College’s Careers in Medicine Geriatrics Interest Group, and the UIC Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety Education and Research Center (Illinois ERC)