Attention aging & technology enthusiasts & AgeTek members:
Join us tomorrow for the weekly aging & technology web-conference. This is open to ANYONE in the aging and technology industry to learn, educate and network. For upcoming Topics: http://wp.me/pyOLA-1t
Topic: the importance of brain fitness by Monica Anderson (formerly of Dakim)
When: Thursday April 29th, 2010 – 2pm EDT (1p CDT)
Dial-In will be listed on the webinar
Bio for Monica L. Anderson, former Dakim,Inc. Southwest Vice President Monica Anderson is a pioneer in the brain fitness for seniors movement with over 25 years of operational experience in the medical device industry with expertise in program development and sales and marketing management. Monica has successfully directed and participated in the launch of over 20 transformational therapeutic technologies in high growth medical markets serving older adults, and has developed best practices and participated in training for numerous brain fitness programs in all levels of residential care, and adult day centers. After caring for 3 family members suffering with Alzheimer’s related dementia, she joined Dakim’s management team to partner with senior living providers to offer older adults brain fitness programs to stave off dementia and preserve brain health and quality of life. Monica held prior management positions with market leaders Edwards Lifesciences, Breg/Orthofix, SCIMED/Boston Scientific, American Medical Systems, and was a principal in a leading sales distributorship for DePuy Orthopaedic which was acquired by Johnson&Johnson. Monica speaks functional Spanish and German, and holds a B.A. from Boston University, an Executive Finance Certificate from the Wharton School of Business, and is pursuing a combined masters degree program in Gerontology and Business Administration.
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