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Kristina Hash West Virginia University. Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education: Sustaining the Program. Saturday November 10, 2012. Context. West Virginia 2 nd oldest state Very rural. School of Social Work BSW & MSW FT & PT MSW 5 locations Rural focus.

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kristina hash west virginia university
Kristina Hash

West Virginia University

Hartford Partnership Program for Aging Education: Sustaining the Program

Saturday November 10, 2012

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Context

West Virginia

  • 2nd oldest state
  • Very rural

School of Social Work

  • BSW & MSW
  • FT & PT MSW
  • 5 locations
  • Rural focus
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  • Mountain State Partnership Program
  • Focuses on training geriatric specialists in small towns and rural areas
  • rural geriatric competencies
  • rural rotations
  • gero certificate program with rural gero course
  • (www.socialwork.wvu.edu/certificates/)
  • Summer Institute on Aging course/conference (www.wvsioa.org)
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Partnerships and Structures

small, tightly connected state/service community

interdisciplinary connections (both academic and community)

WV Geriatric Education Center

(http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/charleston/WVGEC/)

David K Brown Award and trainings

other gero projects/programs (started with HPPAE and led to BEL, CDI, SIOA, & Gero Certificate Programs)

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Partnerships and Structures

Formal agreement with Chair of Dept:

Tuition waivers for HPPAE students

Funding of HPPAE breakfast at SIOA conference

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Our best advice

“Make gero a priority…build it and they will come”