2019 AFB Leadership Conference

Date: 

Thursday, February 28, 2019 (All day) to Friday, March 1, 2019 (All day)

Location: 

Arlington, Virginia


OIB-TAC will sponsor the Aging and Vision Loss Track of the 2019 American Foundation for the Blind Leadership Conference (AFBLC) in Arlington, Virginia, February 28 to March 1. Conference details may be found at www.afb.org. 

Continuing education credits will be available for the following sessions:
• Dementia and Vision Loss: The Role of the Rehabilitation Team
• Transportation for Older Adults with Vision Loss: Transitions, Options & Adaptations to Support Community Living
• Popular Apps and Smart Speakers in the Home: Strategy for Reducing Social Isolation
• Connecting to the Outside World from Home: Strategies for Reducing Social Isolation
• Treatment of Chronic Visual Impairment: An Evidence-Based Approach
• Falls Prevention and Health Promotion: Evidence-Based Programs, Partnerships, and Funding
• Peer Support Networks: A Strategy for Addressing Isolation