Previous Programs – 2019

January 2019

Our members play some memory games as presented by KIm O’Roark, CTRS, CADDCT, CDP, and Cognitive Theraputics Methods Manager of Home Care Assistance. Ms. O’Roark’s presentation was on “Dementia”


February 2019
Kerry Jones, Meteorologist In Charge, gave a presentation on “The Nuts and Bolts of New Mexico Weather and Weather Forecasts.” Mr. Jones works at the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Albuquerque. If you click on the “download” button, you can see the PowerPoint file of his presentation in Adobe format.

 

March 2019 — Dr. Roy Hamil, Senior Technologist & Technical Advisor to the Laser Division of the Air Force Research Labs.

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April 2019 – Barbara McGuire and Paul Dressendorfer

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May 2019 – Mr. Jerry M. Lovato, Professional Engineer, Executive Engineer, Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority (AMAFCA) – Albuquerque’s flood control coverage, and Albuquerque’s need for water, water sources, water reuse, and more.

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June 2019 – Ms. Kim O’Roark, CTRS, CADDCT, CDP, and Cognitive Theraputics Methods Manager of Home Care Assistance, who spoke to us in January, returned. Ms. O’Roark spoke about definitions of dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease, the biology for the brain and how it is impacted by dementia; communicating with someone with dementia; and not personalizing your interactions; and taking care of yourself as a caretaker.