Annual PEO coffee set for February 10

Geri R. Hall

Geri R. Hall

Our speaker will be Geri R. Hall, PhD, ARNP, GCNS, FAAN, and Clinical Nurse Specialist. Dr. Hall is an internationally recognized expert in the recognition and care of people with dementing illnesses. Currently employed by the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, Geri developed, published, and researched the first theoretical model for managing and preventing behavior problems in dementia. Dr. Hall has spoken extensively on her areas of expertise in many places, including Australia, South Korea and Ireland. She has more than 100 publications on the topic and has served on many panels and boards at regional and national levels. She will be speaking on new exciting programs for enhancing the quality of life for people with dementia and their families.

The coffee will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 10 in the Navajo Room of Sun Lakes Country Club. The cost is $2 and no reservations are required.

P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization of women supporting women’s education. This support is given through scholarships, grants, loans and stewardship of Cottey College to motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations.

P.E.O. members, guests and visiting P.E.O.’s, and others interested in this topic are invited to attend. Our hostesses, P.E.O. Groups B and C, will provide coffee, fruit and pastries during the meet and greet time.

For more information call Linda Reber at 480-895-8825.