Massachusetts Commission on Falls Prevention - next meeting

Date, time and agenda for the next meeting of the Commission

Posted on November 3, 2017


November 9, 2017

10:30am - 12:30pm


Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Lobby 2 Conference Room (1st floor)

250 Washington Street

Boston, MA 02108


Welcome/Introductions/Commission Business (Leonard M. Lee, Director, Division of Violence and Injury Prevention, DPH, Chair)

  • Review and Acceptance of Meeting Minutes (4-26-17)
  • Other Updates 

Presentation: A Pilot Survey of Massachusetts Primary Care Providers: Older Adult Fall-Risk Assessment, Intervention & Referral (Jonathan Howland, PhD, MPH, MPA, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine; Executive Director, Boston Medical Center Injury Prevention Center)  

Presentation: MA Department of Public Health - Falls Injury Data (Laura Kersanske, MPH,  Injury and Violence Prevention Epidemiologist, DPH)

Discussion: Commission’s Work Plans (Leonard M. Lee/All)

Closing Remarks (Leonard M. Lee)


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