Aug. 10 — Clinical professor leads session at long-term care event
Debra Bakerjian, a clinical professor at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, led the session, “Improving Quality in Long-Term Care,” at the 16th annual Leadership and Management in Geriatrics conference in Los Angeles Aug. 10 and 11. The conference is led by the California Association of Long-Term Care Medicine. Debra is one of nine faculty members who lead workshops and sessions at the conference. Her session highlighted her work with the Music & Memory project, which explores using iPods with tailored playlists to improve care for older adults with dementia living in nursing homes.