The International Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing is pleased to announce its inaugural Global Ageing Research Forum. The event will be held 26 September 2012 in conjunction with the European Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing Conference in Malta. Designed as a facilitated dialogue between researchers and providers, the event will explore the challenges and opportunities of culture change in care homes. Featuring presenters such as Dr. Julienne Meyer, City College of London, Dr. Robyn Stone, Center for Applied Research at LeadingAge, and Dr. Barbara Bowers, of the University of Wisconsin, the applied research forum will provide an opportunity for providers to discuss their research needs and provide insights on translating research into practice. Registration is now open, and those who sign up by 1 June 2012 will receive a discount.

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