Erin Emery-Tiburcio, Critical Partnerships for Managing Late Life Health

Erin Emery-Tiburcio, will present a luncheon keynote: Building Bridges: Critical Partnerships for Managing Late Life Health, on July 19th at Summer Institute.

Dr. Emery-Tiburcio is an Associate Professor of Geriatric & Rehabilitation Psychology at Rush University Medical Center. She completed her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Bowling Green State University, residency at Harvard Medical School/VA Boston and her fellowship in Clinical Geropsychology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. She is past-President of the Society for Clinical Geropsychology (APA Division 12/II), where she developed GeroCentral.org, a clearinghouse for geriatric mental health resources. She is currently the Chair-Elect of APA’s Committee on Aging. Dr. Emery-Tiburcio is Co-Director of the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program of Illinois based at Rush University Medical Center, developing multiple educational programs for all levels of professionals who work with older adults, as well as partnering with primary care clinics across the state to transform care for older adults with multiple chronic conditions (www.catch-on.org).