Regional and National Speaking Engagements

Year Title
October 2017 Long, C. O. & Favaro, S. Building Hope, Optimism, Purpose and Endurance for Dementia Caregivers. NICHE National Webinar Series, New York.
September 2017 Long, C. O. ELNEC-Geriatric. Summit. City of Hope & American Association of Colleges of Nursing. Presenter and Moderator. Minneapolis, Minnesota.
August 2017 Long, C. O. ELNEC-Core. The Alaska Native Medical Center. Presenter. Anchorage, Alaska.
June 2017 Long, C. O. ELNEC-Geriatric. Summit. City of Hope & American Association of Colleges of Nursing. Presenter and Moderator. Denver, Colorado.
June 2017 Long, C. O. Reframing the negative in dementia care in a diverse world: What’s possible and what matters most. National Association of Social Workers – Arizona Chapter. Rio Salado College, Phoenix, Arizona.
May 2017 Long, C. O., Favaro, S., Ahmed-Malek, M., & Dougherty, J. Steps to H.O.P.E: Building Hope, Optimism, Purpose and Endurance for Dementia Caregivers. Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium. Phoenix, Arizona. Poster presentation.
April 2017 Long, C. O., Favaro, S., Ahmed-Malek, M., & Dougherty, J. Steps to H.O.P.E: Building Hope, Optimism, Purpose and Endurance for Dementia Caregivers. 2017 NICHE Conference. Austin, Texas. Poster presentation. Received “Best Poster for Dementia” Award.
March 2017 Favaro, S. & Long, C. O. Steps to H.O.P.E: Building Hope, Optimism, Purpose and Endurance for Dementia Caregivers. American Society on Aging. Chicago, Illinois. Podium presentation.
September 2016 End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) – Geriatric Summit. Tulsa, Oklahoma.
April
2016
1). International nursing and Thailand: A cultural journey in palliative care. 2). Palliative Care for Advanced Dementia: Nursing Home — Organizational Practices and Outcomes. Arizona Nurses Association Chapter 30, Mesa, Arizona.
February 2016 End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) – Geriatric. VITAS Innovative Hospice at Texas Women’s University, Dallas, Texas.
January 2016 End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) – Geriatric and Summit. Glendale, California.
October 2015 End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) – Geriatric. VITAS Innovative Hospice. Stockton, California.
August 2015 End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) – Geriatric, Summit and Asia Pre-Conference. Kona, Hawaii.
July
2015
Palliative Care for Advanced Dementia – 7 Evidence-Based Practices That Work. Visiting Nurse Associations of America (VNAA) Home Care and Hospice.
June
2015
End of Life Nursing Education Consortium-Geriatric (ELNEC-G) at The New Jewish Home, New York City, New York.
April
2015
Long, C. O. Mrs. Jones Has Pain: How will you Know and What will you Do? Palliative Care for Advanced Dementia: Why Comfort Matters. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter, Quality Care Community of CCLC & 1199SEIU, and the Center to Advance Palliative Care. New York, New York.
January 2015 End of Life Nursing Education Consortium-Geriatric (ELNEC-G) at the City of Hope and American Association of Colleges of Nursing ELNEC Summit, Pasadena, California.
November 2014 Long, C. O. A Cultural Journey in Palliative Care: Impact and Insights Marquette University College of Nursing. James Wake Memorial Lecture. Milwaukee, Wisconsin
August 2014 Long, C. O. Palliative Care in Dementia. 2014 Summer Interprofessional Geriatrics Conference. Palliative Care: State of the Art & Art of the State. Arizona Geriatrics Society. Flagstaff, Arizona.
June & July 2014 Long, C. O. An Overview: Common Distressing Symptoms at End-of-Life Part 1 and 2. Visiting Nurse Associations of America. National Webinar.
March 2014 Long, C. O. Dementia Care and Community Impact: Building Capacity: Dementia-Friendly Communities. Maricopa Association of Governments. Regional Age-Friendly Network Conference: All Ages, All Regions. Glendale, Arizona.
February 2014 Long, C. O. Pain Assessment in Hospice and Palliative Care: Getting Ready for the CMS Hospice Item Set. Visiting Nurse Associations of America. Washington, DC. Webinar.
January 2014 Long, C. O. Assessing Pain in Persons with Dementia. TMF Health Quality Institute. Austin, Texas. Webinar.
October 2013 Long, C. O. Assessing and Addressing Pain in Dementia. Comfort First. Beatitudes Campus. Phoenix, Arizona.
June 2013 Long, C. O. Pain Management for the Dementia Patient in Hospice and Palliative Care. Visiting Nurses Associations of America. National Webinar.
June 2013 Long, C. O. Advanced Dementia: The Need for Palliative Care. Arizona State University College of Nursing and Health Innovation. Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence. Webinar.
May 2013 Long, C. O. Pain and Dementia. Isabella Geriatric Care Center. New York, New York. Webinar.
May 2012 Long, C. O. Dementia Care: What are the Facts and Figures? Dementia Care: The “Next Big Thing” in Senior Housing. Make Improvements Before the Looming Demand Hits Home. Senior Living Business Interactive Presenter and Moderator for 1.5 hour Webinar.


Selected International Speaking Engagements

Year Title
July 2017 Long, C. O., Favaro, S., Ahmed-Malek, M., & Dougherty, J. Steps to H.O.P.E: Building Hope, Optimism, Purpose and Endurance for Dementia Caregivers. Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. London, England. Poster presentation.
October 2016 Maximizing Comfort for the Person with Advanced Dementia: Nursing Care Approaches that Work. Oita, Japan.
October 2016 Geriatric Palliative Care. Oita University School of Nursing and Health Sciences. Oita, Japan.
October 2016 End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) – Geriatric Palliative Care Update. Department of System Management in Nursing, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan.
October 2015 Long, C. O. Palliative Care for Advanced Dementia in the Nursing Home. International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics – Asia/Oceana. Chiang Mai, Thailand.
September 2014 Long, C. O. Overview of the State of Home-Based Care and the Leadership Role of Nurses: Impact and Challenges in Health Care and Implications for Nursing Education, Research and Practice. Second International Home Care Nurses Organization Conference: 
Person-Centred Care in Home-Based Nursing – Service Models, Nursing Roles and Competencies. Singapore.
February & March 2014 Long, C. O. Palliative Care for Advanced Dementia: Comfort Fundamentals, Person-Directed Palliative Care, Artifacts of Dementia Care, Palliative Care Principles, Goals of Care and Ethics, Culture and Spirituality. Anglican Retirement Villages and UnitingCare Ageing, Sydney, Australia.
November 2013 Long, C. O. Advanced Dementia: Focus on Person-Directed Care. International Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (IAHSA) and IAHSA-China. Connecting our Global Community. Funded by McGregor Foundation and Benjamin Rose Foundation. Shanghai, China.
November 2013 Long, C. O. Advanced Dementia: Competencies for Palliative Care. International Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (IAHSA) and IAHSA-China. Ageing Applied Research Forum: Translating Workforce Development Research into Practice. Funded by McGregor Foundation and Benjamin Rose Foundation. Shanghai, China.
June 2013 Sasat, S., Ribbe, M. W., & Long, C. O. Quality of Care in Long-term Care Facilities in Bangkok and Metropolis. The 20th International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics. Funded by Higher Education Research Promotion and National Research University Project of Thailand, Office of the Higher Education Commission. Seoul, South Korea.
December 2012 Long, C. O. Palliative Care for Older Adults in the Community. Nurses Leading the Way. Community Roundtables & Expert Series at 1) Singapore Alzheimer’s Disease Association, 2) Lien Center for Palliative Care at Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, 3) Touch Community Services, 4) Assisi Hospice, 5) Ren Ci Hospital and Medical Centre, and 6) Chief Nursing Officer, Ministry of Health; Singapore. Funded by Tsao Foundation and Health Manpower Development Programme for Intermediate & Long Term Care (HMDP-ILTC). Singapore.
October 2012 Sasat, S., Long, C. O., & Ribbe, M. W. Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Nursing Staff in Long-Term Care Facilities in Bangkok and Metropolis. Asia Pacific Geriatrics Association. Practicing Geriatrics in the Ageing Community. Funded by Higher Education Research Promotion and National Research University Project of Thailand, Office of the Higher Education Commission. Poster Presentation. Hong Kong, SAR, China.
October 2012 Long, C. O. Creating Partnerships and Building Capacity in Palliative Care: A Global Perspective. Envisioning the United Nations Millennium Development Goals from a Transcultural Nursing Perspective. 38th Annual Conference. Plenary Panel Presentation. Transcultural Nursing Society. Orlando, Florida.
June 2012 Long, C. O. The Community Gerontology Nursing Education Imperative: Creating Pathways Success in the Care of Older Adults in Singapore. Hua Mei Training Academy, Tsao Foundation. Funding by Tsao Foundation. Singapore.
January 2012 Long, C. O. End-of-Life Care and Clinical Practices for Persons with Advanced Dementia. Thailand Dementia 2011 and 14th Asia-Pacific Regional Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International. Funded by Alzheimer’s Disease Association and Related Disorders of Thailand (ARDAT) & Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital. Bangkok, Thailand.
April 2011 Long, C. O. Spirituality and Palliative Care. MECC-ASCO Palliative Care Workshop on Approaches for Oncology Integrated Palliative Care in Middle Eastern Countries. Middle East Cancer Consortium (MECC) and American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Funded by the Oncology Nursing Society and MECC. Presenter and workshop facilitator. Ankara, Turkey.
April 2011 Long, C. O. Cultural and Spiritual Consideration in End-of-Life Care. Workshop on Cancer Pain, Suffering, and the Complexities of Evidence-Based Intervention in Cancer Care, Middle East Cancer Consortium (MECC). Presenter and workshop facilitator. Funded by the Oncology Nursing Society and MECC. Ankara, Turkey.
April 2011 Long, C. O. The Significance of Communication in Relieving Suffering and Distress. Workshop on Cancer Pain, Suffering, and the Complexities of Evidence-Based Intervention in Cancer Care, Middle East Cancer Consortium (MECC). Presenter and workshop facilitator. Funded by the Oncology Nursing Society and MECC. Ankara, Turkey.
June 2010 Long, C. O. Presentations: Concepts of Palliative Care and End-of-Life Care for Advanced Dementia, Dementia Care Workshops, and Preparation for Death. End of Life Care for Advanced Dementia Conference. Funded by the Alzheimer’s and Related Disorders Association of Thailand and University of Chulalongkorn Faculty of Nursing. Bangkok, Thailand.
June 2010 Long, C. O. Presentations: Dementia Palliative Care at Home – Caregiver Conference June 19, 2010 Evidence-Based Palliative Care for Persons with Advanced Dementia – Keynote speaker and Dialogue of Dementia Hospice Care – Meet the Expert Panel, 2010 Taiwan Dementia Conference, June 20, 2010 and two-day workshop June 21 & 22: Quality Palliative Care for Advanced Dementia at National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. Funded by the Taiwan Ministry of Health and Taiwan Alzheimer’s Disease Association [TADA]. Taipei, Taiwan.
November 2011 Long, C. O. Geriatric Palliative Care in the USA and Oncology Nursing of the Older Adult in the USA. 12th Annual Holos Universe Seminar. Funded by Holos Universe. Tokyo, Japan.
January 2009 Long, C. O. Palliative care in the United States. Priest Hospital. Funded by the Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders of Thailand. Bangkok, Thailand.
January 2009 Long, C. O. Palliative Care for Persons with Advanced Dementia. University of Chulalangkorn and Alzheimer’s disease and Related Disorders Association, Bangkok, Thailand.


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