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On May 22nd, Boulevard Healthcare will be hosting its annual Medical Directors meeting. The keynote address will be delivered by Steven M. Levin of Levin & Perconti. Mr. Levin will be addressed Litigation in Long Term Care: The Emerging Storm.

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Drew Velting, a New York Psychologist, will be taking his geriatric-friendly, stand-up comedy show on the road to observe National Nursing Home Week (May 13-19). Over a span of two weeks, the comedian will entertain residents and staff at elder care centers. He loves performing at nursing homes and is convinced that laughter promotes hope and recovery.

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Join elder care advocates from across the nation at the National Citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (NCCNHR) annual meeting from October 21-24, 2007 at the Hilton Crystal City. The theme is: Quality Care No Matter Where.

The NCCNHR is a nationwide grassroots organization concerned with encouraging citizens and advocates to fight for quality long term care and prevent nursing home abuse.

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The March 31 seminar hosted by The Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Education Fund entitled “Top Ten Things Every Lawyer Should Know” is approaching. Steven M. Levin, of Levin & Perconti, will be presenting on skills and strategies in deposition-taking. Other topics include pre-trial litigation, medical malpractice lawsuits, jury consultants, and experts.

For more information, call 800-252-8501.
To register, call 217-789-0810.

The Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Education Fund is sponsoring a seminar at the Hilton Suites Chicago on March 31, 2007 entitled “Top Ten Things Every Lawyer Should Know.” Topics include experts, pre-trial litigation, medical malpractice lawsuits, and jury consultants. Steven M. Levin, of Levin & Perconti, will be presenting on skills and strategies in depositions.

To register, call 217-789-0810.
For more information, call 800-252-8501.

A reminder from a previous post: The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. is hosting their annual Illinois Chapter meeting tomorrow, Friday, January 12, 2007 at 12:30 p.m. CST. The meeting will occur at LaSalle National Bank, 135 S. LaSalle Street, 18th Floor, Conference Room C.

To participate via telephone, you can call (888) 447-7153 and enter 3983990#. NAELA is a non-profit association that assists lawyers and other organizations specializing in elder law, including nursing home abuse and neglect.

The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. will be holding their annual Illinois Chapter meeting this Friday, January 12, 2007 at 12:30 p.m. CST.The meeting will occur at LaSalle National Bank, 135 S. LaSalle Street, 18th Floor, Conference Room C. To participate via telephone, you can call (888) 447-7153 and enter 3983990#. The NAELA is a non-profit association that assists lawyers and other organizations specializing in elder law, including nursing home abuse and neglect.

The National Citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (NCCNHR) is hosting a conference call training for nursing home residents and their family members. This call is part of NCCNHR’s consumer project entitled “Giving Voice to Quality: A Consumer Education Project to Equip Nursing Home Residents and Their Families.” Active family and resident involvement is essential to protect against nursing home abuse and neglect.

To register for the conference call or to learn more information, please e-mail voice@nccnhr.org.

The National Citizens’ Coalition for Nursing Home Reform (NCCNHR) is hosting its 5th Educational Conference Call. This call’s topic is “Eating with Dignity: Nutrition and Hydration.” The call begins at 2:00 p.m. CST and features expert speaker Jeanie Kayser-Jones, a professor of gerontological nursing and medical anthropology.

NCCNHR is instrumental in the fight against nursing home abuse and neglect . For more information on NCCNHR.

To register for the conference call, please e-mail voice@nccnhr.org.

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