Annual Conference/National Meetings

15th Annual HELP Conference 2017

The 15th Annual HELP Conference took place on April 6-7, 2017 at the Marriott Pittsburgh City Center in Pittsburgh, PA.  The Conference was jointly sponsored by The Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences. The 2017 Annual HELP Conference was hosted by UPMC-Shadyside in Pittsburgh, PA, one of our HELP Centers of Excellence and occured in conjunction with their Clinical Update in Geriatric Medicine course. 

Click here for the HELP Conference Brochure.

Click here to view the CME course presentations from the Update in Geriatric Medicine conference.

HELP Presentations

2017 Update on HELP, Sharon K. Inouye, MD, MPH

Update on the HELP Website/E-Learning Modules, Sarah Dowal, LICSW, MPH

Program Planning for HELP, Lynn Spragens, MBA

Closing Keynote: Mobility Balance and Aging, Stephanie Studenski, MD, MPH

Stay tuned for our 2017 HELP Conference Newsletter which will fill you in on the highlights of the event!


Please email with questions about the conference.