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Event Time

Tue, 04/09/2013 - 4:15pm to 6:15pm
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Event Location

22 Biobehavioral Health Building, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802

4:15 - 5:15     Panel discussion (~8 local aging professionals invited representing different careers in aging)

5:15 - 6:00     Small group discussion (three 15 minute sessions)

6:00 - 6:15     Wrap up and Close

Over 100 students attended a career panel event to learn about careers in the aging field. Students learned about how to prepare for a career in the aging field, where to look for finding jobs, and best practices for begining a career in aging.

Many thanks to the panelists who shared their time and expertise:

Anissa Ilie, Marketing Director, Brookline Village

Bridget Donnelly, Owner, Donnelly's Estate Liquidation and Appraisal Services

Ellen Corbin, Executive Director, The Village at Penn State

Jane Taylor, Director, Centre County Office of Aging

Joy Bodner, Director of Health Services, Foxdale Village

Kimberly Brown, Bereavement and Volunteer Coordinator, Horizons Hospice

Ken Pendleton, Director of Community Outreach, Home Instead Senior Care

Sarah Benton, Executive Director, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at PSU

Tracy Ewing, Director of Marketing, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital