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Louisville Area Gerontological Nursing Association


Upcoming Meetings

All LAGNA meetings are held from 5:30-7:00PM, Light dinner provided, CE provided.

Thursday, November 13, 2014
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Topic: “Putting the “G” in LAGNA”
Speaker: Joseph L Bolan, RD,CD ,CSG
Board Certified Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition
Robley Rex VA Medical Center
Louisville, KY 40206

Location: Crescent Hill Library – Community Room
2762 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY

At the completion of this program the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify 3 reasons for modifying nutritional goals in the Geriatric population
  2. Identify 3 challenges to influencing change in the Geriatric population
  3. Identify three strategies to overcome challenges
LAGNA is a local chapter of the National Gerontological Nursing Association. We offer educational programs monthly from September through May on topics of interest to nurses working with elders. Please consider joining our chapter. Our dues of $25/year help cover our minimal expenses.

Nursing CE for this program : 7-0025-017-012-2-2-1

“Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing continuing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content.”

Reminder: We must have your License number to award CEU’s

LAGNA appreciate the use of the facilities at the Crescent Hill Library

Please RSVP by 11/11/14: Fay.Gootee@va.gov or flg4goots@gmail.com.

Any Questions?? Call Joann Clemons, RN, MSN 287-1376 or joann.clemons@va.gov.



Planning full day CE offering on Saturday, March 14, 2014.

Any Questions? May contact Joann Clemons MSN, RN at joann.clemons@va.gov or 502-287-1376 or Robin O’Brien RN at robin.obrien@va.gov.

Past Meetings

Thursday 9/12/13 - “Common Foot Problems and Treatment of Elders”
Dr. Chester Nava Jr
Thursday 10/10/13 – Topic/Speaker to be announced
Thursday 11/14/13 – Topic/Speaker to be announced

Thursday 2/13/2014- “Delirium”
January Hamby
**Full Day Seminar – Saturday- March 15, 2014 - Topics to be Announced
Location: Chapel House of Christian Care Communities 960 S. 4th Street Louisville,KY CE will be awarded

Thursday 4/10/2014 - Topic /Speaker to be announced
Thursday 5/8/2014 – Topic/Speaker to be announced

Thursday meetings will offer 1.2 CE for Nurses and light dinner.

For further information please contact Joann Clemons MSN RN at joann.clemons@va.gov Or Fay Gootee at fay.gootee@va.gov. How Older Adults Fare When Disaster Strikes: Disaster Planning and Response for Vulnerable Elders
Saturday, February 23, 2013
8:00 AM- 3:30 PM

Chapel House
Community Room- Ground Floor
945 S. Fifth Street
Louisville, KY 40203

We are holding our all day conference Saturday 2/23/13. Make your reservations now!

Download Program information and Registration form

Continuing Education Credit: Approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 6.0 contact hours, click here for details.

For more information, contact:
Joann Clemons MSN, RN
Chapter President
Joann.clemons@va.gov