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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 |

Twitter: @NatlAssnAttysGn

Health Care is Focus of Attorneys General Meeting


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.


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


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.


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 or 202-326-6047.

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

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