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Careers in Aging Week - April 18 - 24, 2021

April 12, 2021 2:59 PM

Careers in Aging Week 2021

Uncover Your Superpower: April 19 – 23, 2021

The Erickson School of Aging Studies Presents a Week of Virtual Events in Celebration of

 

The Erickson School of Aging Studies is partnering with the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), LeadingAge, Argentum, National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL), and  American Health Care Association (AHCA) this year to raise awareness of the diverse career paths to provide care and services for our aging population. Join the School of Aging as we bring our alumni and community partners to CIAW ’21 to talk about the heroic work they have been doing in the field of aging. See below to reserve your seat at each event.

Download the Careers in Aging Week: Uncover Your Superpower Flyer. 

Monday, April 19th — 12 – 1 PM ET

Careers in Aging Week Kickoffregister button

Tuesday, April 20th —  4 – 5 PM ET

Catching the Wave of Opportunity

Keynote Speaker: Susan Ryan, M.A. ’11, management of aging services, Senior Director, The Green House Project

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Wednesday, April 21st — 21 – 1 PM ET

Tips for a Successful Job Search

Amy Bauer, Managing Principal, CA Search Advisors

Katie Becker, Managing Principal, CA Search Advisors

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Thursday, April 22nd — 12 – 1 PM ET

Professions with a Purpose: Meet our Heroes

Moderated by Gary Hibbs, Executive Director, Riderwood

Guest Alumni:

Kevin Heffner, M.A.  ’16, management of aging services, CEO, LifeSpan Network

Val Walker, M.A. ’18, management of aging services, Founder & CEO, Doula by Destiny, LLC

Steve Gurney, M.A. ’08, management of aging services, Founder, Positive Aging Sourcebook and the ProAging Network

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Friday, April 23rd — 4 – 5:30 PM ET

Alumni Meetup

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