Breaking the Fall: Community Injury Prevention Strategies for Older Adults


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the problem of falls among older adults, including extent of the problem, high-risk groups, and risk and protective factors
  2. Identify effective fall-prevention strategies
  3. Identify ways to develop and implement an effective community-based fall prevention strategy

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Participant Information

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Program Evaluation

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Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Mary Gallant, PhD, MPH, Professor of Health Policy, Management, & Behavior, University at Albany

Presenter 2
14. Jane E. Corrarino, PhD, RN, Suffolk County Department of Health Services

Presenter 3
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Presenter 4
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Presenter 5
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Outcomes of Education

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