Presentations

Presentations Given by TRIPLL Investigators

Alvarez KJ, Curran S, Chu S, Smith S, Winnick-Baskin W, Mielenz T. “The Seminal Program Reporting that Older Adults Can Become Stronger: A Retrospective Study Examining Falls Reduction.” Program in Physical Therapy Research Day, College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University, New York NY, November 2011.

Breckman, R. “Effective collaboration to meet the needs of older victims of abuse.” Futures without Violence, National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence, San Francisco CA, March 2012.

Breckman, R. “Responding to older victims of abuse and neglect: The role of health care providers.” Futures without Violence, National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence, San Francisco CA, March 2012.

Breckman, R. “Sexual Assault within the Family.” Exploring the Sexual Rights of Older Adults: Toward Healthy Sexuality and Freedom from Victimization in Later Life, New York NY, May 2011.

Chen EK, Pillemer K, Van Haitsma K, Teresi JA, Lachs M. “A descriptive typology of resident to resident aggression in nursing homes.” Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston MA, November 2011.

Eldridge J, Devine C, Aceves L, Wethington E, Phillips-Caesar E, Charlson M. “Adoption and Maintenance of Small Eating Behavior Changes: Physical and Social Barriers and Enablers among Low-income Overweight Adults.” Community Nutrition Seminar, Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca NY, April 2012.

Eldridge J, Devine C, Aceves L, Wethington E, Phillips-Caesar E, Charlson M. “Adoption and Maintenance of Small Eating Behavior Changes: Physical and Social Barriers and Enablers among Low-income Overweight Adults.” Annual Meeting of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Austin TX, May 2012.

Eldridge J, Devine C, Aceves L, Wethington E, Phillips-Caesar E, Charlson M. “Context Matters for Life Style Changes: Eating Schemas and Experiences in a Small Change Eating Behavior Pilot Weight Loss Intervention.” Joint Annual Meetings of the Agriculture, Food and Values Society, Association for the Study of Food and Society, and Society for Anthropology of Food and Nutrition, New York NY, June 2012.

Gilligan M, Suitor J, Pillemer K. “Differential Effects of Mothers’ and Fathers’ Favoritism on Sibling Relations in Adulthood.” Annual Meeting of the National Council on Family Relations, Orlando FL, November 2011.

Kim S, Suitor J, Pillemer K. “Children’s Marital Distress and Psychological Well-Being: The Moderating Role of Mother-Child Relationship Quality.” Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston MA, November 2011.

Mielenz T. Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology Seminar, Person-centered Wellness Home:  An idea whose time has come on Friday December 7, 2012.

Mielenz T. Washington Heights Inwood Council on Aging, Translating a Falls Behavior Program to Urban Older Adults with Mobility Disability on Thursday December 13, 2012.

Mielenz T. Doctoral Degree Program in Physical Therapy, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, Evidence-based practice course, Translating a Falls Behavior Program to Urban Older Adults with Mobility Disability on Friday January 17, 2013.

Mielenz T. Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Collecting data using the timed-up-and-go on Tuesday March 12, 2013.

Peterson JC. “Using Mixed Methods to Design & Optimize Behavioral Interventions.” From Discovery to Public Health Impact: New Approaches to Developing, Testing & Optimizing Behavioral Interventions: An NIH and SBM sponsored Pre-Conference Workshop, Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, Washington DC, April 2011.

Reid MC, Kwon R, Parker SJ, Chen EK, Pillemer K. “Comparing an adapted (vs. original) self-management pain program: Is adaptation always necessary?” Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston MA, November 2011.

Reid MC. “Managing pain in the inpatient setting.” Invited presentation to: Division of Hospital Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York NY, May 2012.

Reid MC. “Real-Life Experience with existing Analgesic Drugs: How Effective and Safe Are They?” Invited presentation to Sanofi Pharmaceuticals: Advisory Board Member for session on Management of Chronic Pain. May 2012.

Reid MC. “Issues Related to Pain and Pain Management in Later Life.” Grand Rounds Presentation, Beth Israel Medical Center, Division of Palliative Medicine, New York NY, November 2011.

Reid MC. “Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Pain Care: Developing Innovative Strategies to Overcome Them.” Conference on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Pain and Pain Management, Translational Institute for Pain in Later Life, New York NY, October 2011.

Reid MC. “Bridging research gaps in later life pain care.” Invited presentation to the Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre of Excellence, Keele University, England, May 2012.

Robbins L, Melienz T, Ahluwalia K, Wethington E, Peterson J, Reid MC. “Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Pain and Pain Management: Developing Innovative Strategies to Overcome Them.” Conference on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Pain and Pain Management, Translational Institute for Pain in Later Life, New York NY, October 2011.

Robbins L, Melienz T, Ahluwalia K, Wethington E, Peterson J, Reid MC. “Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Pain and Pain Management: Developing Innovative Strategies to Overcome Them.” Consensus Workshop at the Translational Research Institute on Pain in Later Life, New York NY, December 2011.

Suitor J, Pillemer K. “Stability and Change in Mothers’ Favoritism toward Offspring in Adulthood.” Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston MA, November 2011.

Wethington E. “Loneliness and Health: New Research Directions.” Weill Cornell Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology Fellows Seminar, New York NY, October 2011.

Wethington E. Discussant of Richard Lucas, “Who Adapts Most? Investigating the Factors that Predict Adaptation to Major Life Events.” Cornell Conference on Cross-National Comparative Research, Ithaca NY, September 2011.

Wethington E, Devine C. “Work-Family Demands and Adults’ Food Choice Coping Strategies in the U.S.” Annual Meeting of the Work and Family Research Network, New York, NY, June 2012.

Wethington E, Anderson B, Kamarck T. “Reliability and Validity of the Life Events Assessment Profile (LEAP): A New Tool for Stress Research.” Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston MA, November 2011.

Wethington E, Brennan T, Regina Kwon, Reid MC. “The Relationship between Loneliness and Characteristics of Chronic Pain in a National Sample of Americans.” Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston MA, November 2011.