Join the Building Bridges 2009 Policy Seminar on February 4

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Join key policymakers and researchers for The Commonwealth Fund's Building Bridges: Making a Difference in Long-Term Care 2009 Policy Seminar. This event — conducted by AcademyHealth — will be held February 4, 2009, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the JW Marriott in Washington, D.C.

Tamara Konetzka, Ph.D., University of Chicago, will discuss existing disparities in long-term care and highlight related policy issues and solutions. Following will be a discussion providing real-world insight about disparities in long-term care, as well as policy recommendations that take into account provider-, state-, and federal-level concerns. Mauro Hernandez, CEO of Concepts in Community Living, Inc., and Carol Zernial, director of the Bexar Area Agency on Aging in San Antonio, Texas, will serve as discussants.

For the agenda and more information, visit the Building Bridges Web site or contact [email protected].

Please note that Tuesday's Commonwealth Fund Connection listed two dates and times for this event but that the information in this alert is correct.