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Media Advisory: Protecting America's Seniors is Focus of Attorneys General Meeting

For Release: April 10, 2018 | 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Contact: Marjorie Tharp | 202-326-6047 | mtharp@naag.org

Twitter: @NatlAssnAttysGn

Health Care is Focus of Attorneys General Meeting

WHO:

The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) is holding a one-and-a-half-day Presidential Initiative Summit in Manhattan, Kan. Hosted by NAAG President and Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt, it will focus on “Protecting America’s Seniors: Attorneys General United Against Elder Abuse.”

Speakers include Roberta Flowers, co-director, Center for Excellence in Elder Law, Stetson University College of Law; Ed Hutchison, executive director, National Association of Triads, Inc.; Richard B. Myers, Kansas State University president; and Laura Mosqueda, M.D., interim dean, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California.

WHAT:

Topics to be addressed range from the medical dynamics of aging, elder abuse investigations and senior consumer protection to financial relationships and interagency partnerships.

WHEN:

Tuesday, April 17 and Wednesday, April 18
First session starts Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. Central Time.
Meeting concludes Wednesday at 1 p.m. Central Time.

WHERE:

On Tuesday: On Wednesday:

Hilton Garden Inn
The Ballroom
410 S. 3rd Street
Manhattan, Kan. 66502

Kansas State University Alumni Center
Banquet Room
100 Alumni Center; 1720 Anderson Ave.
Manhattan, Kan. 66506

For a copy of the press agenda and press credentials to attend, contact Marjorie Tharp, NAAG communications director at mtharp@naag.org or 202-326-6047.

Video of the meeting sessions will be posted to the NAAG website.

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