Health First Hosts Special Evening For Family Caregivers

By  //  July 6, 2013

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Health First Aging Services

ABOVE VIDEO: Based on her personal commitment as a physician, educator and indefatigable champion for senior health and wellness in our community, Dr. Laird was recognized as a 2011 Space Coast Humanitarian, and now in 2013 the American Geriatric Society’s Geriatric Clinician of the Year.  She called her profession “absolutely the right fit” for her, and credits her parents as well as her team for all that she and the Aging Institute have accomplished.

BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA — Thursday, July 11 at 7 p.m. Health First Center for Family Caregivers, a service of Health First Aging Services, will host a special evening for working family caregivers.

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Through Dr. Rosemary Laird’s efforts, scientific advances are integrated into the practice of geriatric medicine, resulting in improved health, well-being, and quality of life for older adults

Please join us for dessert, coffee and a Q&A with Health First Aging Services Medical Director Dr. Rosemary Laird.

The goal of “The Doctor Is In” is to assist people with questions, concerns and challenges involved with caring for loved ones while trying to balance work and family.

The event will be hosted at Health First Center for Family Caregivers, located at 3661 Babcock St. in Melbourne.

THE EVENT IS FREE, CALL 321-434-7625 TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE

DR. ROSEMARY LAIRD

Dr. Rosemary Laird received the prestigious 2013 Clinician of the Year Award from the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) at last month’s AGS Annual Scientific Meeting in Grapevine, Texas.

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Rosemary Laird

The national award recognizes a practitioners’ valuable contributions to quality healthcare for older people and the importance of the geriatrics clinician in our healthcare delivery system.

Through these clinicians’ efforts, scientific advances are integrated into the practice of geriatric medicine, resulting in improved health, well-being, and quality of life for older adults…

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ABOVE MAP: Health First Center for Family Caregivers, located at 3661 Babcock St. in Melbourne.


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