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UMaine Health Connection Chats

September 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 23, 2020

Wednesdays from 11am – 12 Noon

For call-in information or Zoom connection link, please contact Kelley Morris at kelley.morris@maine.edu or 207.262.7925

If you have suggestions for future topics and speakers, contact Len Kaye at len.kaye@maine.eduor 207-262-7922

LIVE, practical information and tips for staying healthy for Maine’s 60+ citizens and
other high risk COVID-19 individuals. Chats are held by Zoom (internet) or by
telephone. No cost to attend. THOSE JOINING BY PHONE CAN

SCHEDULED SPEAKERS (Sept. 2 – Sept. 23)
September 2nd – Advocacy Techniques for Every Person During the Pandemic:
Presented by Sandy Butler, Ph.D., Professor, Director, and MSW Coordinator,
School of Social Work, University of Maine

September 9th – Preparing Healthful Meals During a Pandemic: Presented by
Kate Yerxa, M.S., R.D., Associate Extension Professor, University of Maine
Cooperative Extension

September 16th – NOTE: No Chat scheduled today – Participants are encouraged
to attend the virtual 2020 Maine Wisdom Summit today – Go to:

Maine Wisdom Summit

September 23rd – The Importance of Staying Active and Exercising During
COVID-19: Presented by Marilyn R. Gugliucci, M.A., Ph.D., Professor &
Director, Geriatrics Research, and Director, U-ExCEL~Older Adult Fitness
Program, Division of Geriatrics, University of New England College of
Osteopathic Medicine


Each Chat session will include a resource expert from the Eastern Area Agency on
Aging and a facilitator from the UMaine Center on Aging. Sessions will be recorded
and be made available at: https://mainecenteronaging.umaine.edu/stayhealthy


September 9
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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