2016 Farnese Symposium

Aging in Place:

What is the Future?

Thursday, November 17, 2016
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Drexel University
Bossone Enterprise Research Center/ Mitchell Auditorium
3125 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA

Presented by:  Casa Farnese, Inc.

In Partnership with:

Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions


Photo courtesy of The APTS Magazine


8 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Networking

  8:45 a.m. Symposium

 Keynote Speaker
Matthias Hollwich, SBA
Partner, Hollwich Kushner Architecture (HKWN);  Co-founder; Architizer.com; Author, New Aging: Live Smarter Now to Live Better Forever

Panel Discussion
Healthy Aging Begins at Home


 Panel Moderator
 Nora Dowd Eisenhower, Director of Social Impact
National Council on Aging


Distinguished Panelists

Eugenia Victoria Ellis, PhD, AIA: Director, dLux Light Lab; Drexel Watershed Consortium; AIA Urban Design & Health Research Consortium; Drexel University, Associate Professor, Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering; Architecture + Interiors, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

Rose Ann DeMaria-Ghalili, PhD, MSN, BSN, CNSC, FASPEN, FAAN: Associate Professor, Doctoral Nursing, Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professionals

Paulina Sockolow, DrPH, MS, MBAAssociate Professor, Department of Health Systems & Sciences Research, Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions

AARP Livable Communities Update

Angela Foreshaw-Rouse, Manager

      State Operations and Community Outreach at AARP Pennsylvania

Closing Remarks
  Louis Tenenbaum, CAPS

Founder, Aging in Place Institute; Author, MetLife Mature Marketing Institute’s white paper, “Aging in Place 2.0: Rethinking Solutions to the Health Care Challenge”

Question and Answer Session

1 p.m. Symposium Concludes