2011 Falls Prevention Congressional Briefing Slides and Videos
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2011 Falls Prevention Congressional Briefing Slides and Videos

September 22, 2011

Senator Herb Kohl [D-WI], chairman of the Senate Committee on Aging, sponsored a briefing on falls prevention in conjunction with Falls Prevention Awareness Day 2011. The event featured speakers from NCOA, the CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, the Administration on Aging, and representatives from Maine and Wisconsin.

A special highlight of the event was video testimonials of older adults from Maine and Wisconsin who have benefited from falls prevention programs in their community.  Watch the Maine videoWatch the Wisconsin video.  

Click below to download the briefing slides.



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