List of Presentations

Conferences

  1. Sample, G.J. (2018, November) Sex and dementia: Navigating and preparing for change. Invited presenter. Family Caregiver Conference, Ottumwa, Iowa.
  2. Sample, G.J. (2018, October) Capacity to consent to sex. Invited presenter at Guardianship Association of Iowa Network annual conference. Des Moines, Iowa.
  3. Sample, G.J. (2018, September) From bricks-and-mortar to the cloud: Transforming to a cloud-based organization. Invited presenter. LeadershipNOW conference, Ottumwa, Iowa.
  4. Sample, G.J. (2017, November) Caregiving at the end of life: Navigating health care and managing difficult decisions. Invited presenter. Family Caregiver Conference, Ottumwa, Iowa.
  5. Bentrott, M. and Sample, G.J. (2016, March). Capacity to consent to sex. Invited co-presenter. American Society on Aging National Conference 2016, Washington, D.C.
  6. Bentrott, M. and Sample, G.J. (2015, November. Reconciling long-term care residents’ rights to sexual expression with government regulations. Invited co-presenter. Leading Age Annual Meeting 2015, Boston, Massachusetts.
  7. Sample, G.J. and Bentrott, M. (2014, December). Sex education…for old people? Invited co-presenter, National Sex Education Conference 2014, East Rutherford, New Jersey.
  8. Sample, G.J. (2014, March). The business case for paradigm change for Area Agencies on Aging/Aging & Disability Resource Center services. Invited co-presenter. American Society on Aging 2014 Aging in America Conference, San Diego, California.
  9. Sample, G.J. and Christensen, R. (2014, March). Family caregivers in the workplace: Strategies for employers. Invited co-presenter. American Society on Aging 2014 Aging in America Conference, San Diego, California.
  10. Sample, G.J., Isaacson, M., and Gleason, J. (2013, October). LifeLong Links: Iowa’s Aging and Disability Resource Center’s statewide expansion. Invited co-presenter. Iowa Department on Aging, Iowa’s Prospects for Independent Living: Mining for Options Conference, Ames, Iowa.
  11. Wulf, J. and Sample, G.J. (2013, October). LifeLong Links: Iowa’s Aging and Disability Resource Center’s Statewide Expansion. Invited co-presenter. Leading Age Iowa, 2013 Fall Conference and Annual Membership Meeting, Altoona, Iowa.
  12. Wulf, J. and Sample, G.J. (2012, March). The modernization of Iowa’s aging network and its impact on Aging and Disability Resource Centers. Invited co-presenter, American Society on Aging 2012 Aging in America Conference, Washington, D.C.
  13. Sample, G.J. (2011, October). Aging and Disability Resource Centers in Iowa. Invited panelist. U.S. Administration on Aging, Regional Conference, Kansas City, Kansas.
  14. Sample, G.J. and Diehl, J. (2011, June). Planning and responding to elderly populations in emergencies. Invited co-presenter. Iowa Partners in Preparedness Conference, Iowa Department of Public Health, Des Moines, Iowa.
  15. Sample, G. J. (2006, November). Public health model for corrections.  Invited presenter. Drake University Innovation and Leadership Conference, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa.

Seminars/Trainings (Presenter)

  1. Sample, G.J. (2017, April). Dementia and the Capacity to Consent to Sexual Expression. Awareness & Impact of Sexual Violence throughout the Lifespan Conference. Family Violence Coalition, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  2. Sample, G.J. (2016, August). Government 101. Iowa Association of Area Agencies on Aging boot camp, Des Moines, Iowa.
  3. Sample, G.J. (2014, October). Iowa’s Aging and Disability Resource Centers. Iowa Department on Aging, Options counseling boot camp, Des Moines, Iowa.
  4. Sample, G.J. (2014, October). Americans with Disabilities Act 101. Iowa Department on Aging, Options Counseling boot camp, Des Moines, Iowa.
  5. Sample, G.J. (2014, February). Aging and Disability Resource Center: State of the state. Iowa State University, Gerontology colloquia, Ames, Iowa.
  6. Sample, G.J. (2013, December). Healthcare Ethics, Unity Point-Des Moines, Nurse residency training program, Des Moines, Iowa.
  7. Sample, G.J. (2013, June). Community and Statewide Innovation Model. Iowa Medicaid Enterprise statewide innovation model grant and long-term community care learning forum, Des Moines, Iowa, panel presenter.
  8. Sample, G.J. (2013, May). Aging and Disability Resource Center expansion in Iowa. Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa Medical Home and Prevention & Chronic Care Management Advisory Council, Clive, Iowa
  9. Harvey, D.K. and Sample, G.J. (2013, April). Aging and Disability Resource Center in Iowa. Iowa Veteran Affairs, County Veterans Directors’ Annual Meeting, West Des Moines, Iowa.
  10. Sample, G.J. (2013, April). Aging and Disability Resource Center expansion in Iowa. Iowa Department on Aging, Iowa ADRC Summit, Des Moines, Iowa.
  11. Sample, G.J. (2013, April). Careers in social policy and advocacy: Government and private sector. Iowa Geriatric Education Center “Careers in Aging Week” webinar series, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
  12. Sample, G.J. (2013, April). Aging and disability resource center expansion in Iowa, Iowa Department of Public Health, Health and Long-term Care Access Advisory Council, Urbandale, Iowa.
  13. Sample, G.J. (2012, August). Identifying and building your community teams. Invited presentation. Hospital Engagement Network Learning Community, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Altoona, Iowa.
  14. Sample, G.J. (2011, November). Accountable care organizations and the role of non-clinical support. Invited presentation, Iowa Healthy Links 3rd Annual Evidence-Based Symposium, Iowa Dept on Aging, Des Moines, Iowa.

Guest Lectures

  1. Sample, G.J. (2017, January). Issues on aging and the aging network. Mt. Mercy University, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  2. Sample, G.J. (2016, October). Issues on aging and aging network. Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  3. Sample, G.J. (2016, April), Issues on aging and the aging network. University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.
  4. Sample, G.J. (2016, March), Issues in aging. Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  5. Sample, G.J. (2007, November). Palliative care overview. Instructor for American International Health Institute and Iowa Sister States PEPFAR project, Same, Tanzania.
  6. Sample, G.J. (2007). Ethics in palliative care. Instructor for American International Health Institute and Iowa Sister States PEPFAR project, Same, Tanzania.

 Professional Development (Presenter)

  1. Sample, G.J. (2014, January). Aging and Disability Resource Center state of the state. Iowa Department of Public Health, Regional Meetings, Story City, Iowa.
  2. Sample, G.J. (2013, November). Aging and Disability Resource Center state of the state. Iowa Department of Public Health, staff training, Norwalk, Iowa.
  3. Sample, G.J., (2013, August). Aging and Disability Resource options counseling, Iowa Department on Aging, Iowa Area Agency on Aging Strategic Planning Retreat, Moravia, Iowa.
  4. Sample, G.J., (2013, August). Aging and Disability Resource Center state of the state. Iowa Department on Aging, Iowa Area Agency on Aging Strategic Planning Retreat, Moravia, Iowa.
  5. Russell, C. and Sample, G.J. (2013, March), Taking care of aging relatives, friends, and neighbors, Iowa Department of Administrative Services, State of Iowa Wellness Series webinar.
  6. Sample, G.J. (2012, April). Iowa’s Aging and Disability Resource Centers. Disability Rights Iowa, Staff training, Des Moines, Iowa.
  7. Sample, G.J. (2012, August). Iowa’s Aging and Disability Resource Centers: Healthcare collaboration opportunities, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Staff training, Des Moines, Iowa.
  8. Sample, G.J. (2012, September). Aging and Disability Resource Centers: Advisory board training, Aging Resources, Des Moines, Iowa.
  9. Sample, G.J. (2012, September). Aging and Disability Resource Centers and options counseling. Iowa Department on Aging, Staff training, Des Moines, Iowa.

Poster Presentations

  1. Low, J.L., Su, Y., Sample, G.J., Margrett, J., Ashida, S., & Shelley, M. (2015, November). Disability and resources in a rural State: Impact on aging in place. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Orlando, FL.