Events & Education at Banner Sun Health Research Institute  

Lectures and Events

 

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BSHRI Community Lecture Series

Legal Consideration for Long-Term Care 
This lecture covers capacity versus competency, when the agent under power of attorney has the right to "jump in," and the legal tools needed to make this process smoother.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 9
Time: 2-3:30 p.m.
Where:  Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B Morin Auditorium, Sun City
Cost: Free but registration is required
RSVP: (623) 832-3248 to register. Note: Registration closes 24 hours prior to event date.


GPS Lecture Series: Staying Me: Maintaining a Sense of Self through Dementia and Parkinson's disease 
Caregiver health and well-being is essential. Therefore the experts from Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Banner Sun Health Research Institute will provide a variety of ideas and solutions to restore balance and while maintaining a sense of self during caregiving.

Date: 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B Morin Auditorium, Sun City
Registration: Required due to limited seating, Call (602) 230-2273 (CARE). Note: Registration closes 24 hours prior to event date.


PD Good Start Lecture

Learn about diagnosis and symptoms of Parkinson’s disease
When: 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute
    10515 W. Santa Fe Drive Building B Morin Auditorium
RSVP: Registration is required; call (623) 832-3248 to make your reservation. Space is limited.
Note: Registration closes 24 hours prior to event date


COMPASS: Direction for Caregivers after the Dementia Diagnosis

This free 90-minute class is a great introduction to caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease. Whether it's someone with a new diagnosis or someone you've been providing care for a while, the class will help you navigate your journey. During the class you will learn the basics about:

  • Progression and treatment of Alzheimer's and related dementias
  • Improved communication skills to avoid arguments and upsets
  • Tips for improving daily living
  • Where to begin to find in-home and community assistance.

When: 9:30-11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 18, 2015Time:         9:30am-11:00am
Where: Sun City Library, 16828 N. 99th Ave., Sun City
RSVP: Registration is required by calling (623) 832-3248. Space is limited. 
Note: Registration closes 24 hours prior to the event.


Compass: Directions for Caregivers after the Dementia Diagnosis

This 90-minute class for family/caregivers will provide you with a better understanding of how Alzheimer's disease/dementia can disrupt daily life and learn practical strategies to get back on track. COMPASS will give you the direction you need.

When: 1-2:30 p.m. Sept. 22
Where: Banner Boswell Hospital Juniper Room Inside Support Services Building Memorial Hall -2nd floor
13180 N. 103rd Drive, Sun City, AZ 85351
RSVP: Registration is required due to limited space/materials.
Please call (623) 832-3248 to register for this class.Registration closes 24 hours prior to the event.

 BSHRI Community Lecture Series

Topic:  A-B-C’s of Hospice and Palliative Care. This lecture will teach you what hospice is and how and when to use this Medicare benefit.
When: 2-3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25 
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute
        10515 W. Santa Fe Drive Building B Morin Auditorium
RSVP: Registration is required by calling (623) 832-3248. Space is limited. 
Note: Registration closes 24 hours prior to the event.
 


 New Physicians Community Open House

Banner Sun Health Research Institute is excited to welcome five expert providers to our team in Sun City! Join us for a community open house to meet our new providers, take guided tours of the facility and learn more about our programs and services. Light refreshments will be served.

When: 3 – 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 20
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive Sun City, AZ 85351
Cost: Free
RSVP: Registration is required. Please call (602) 230-2273 (CARE) to sign up for the event, or register online

 

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Banner Sun Health Research Institute
10515 W. Santa Fe Drive
Sun City, AZ 85351
(623) 832-6500
 
 
 
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