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PPBWF Forum featuring Nancy Van Wyk and Elaine Malek

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Name: PPBWF Forum featuring Nancy Van Wyk and Elaine Malek
Date: July 18, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
Event Description:
The Pella Professional and Business Women’s Forum (PPBWF) July meeting will feature Nancy Van Wyk and Elaine Malek on the topic of Alzheimer's Diease and other types of dementia. Nancy Van Wyk has worked in memory loss units for over twenty years. She has been involved in facilitating support groups for at least 15 years. She is a certified dementia practitioner and a certified trainer through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners.  She was the director of nursing when the Cottages opened and is currently semi-retired but still teaching nurses and CNAs. Elaine Malek has worked in the long-term care setting for 31 years. She was a support group facilitator for over 15 years at Pella Regional Health Center and has been helping as a co-facilitator the last couple of years. She is a licensed social worker and a certified dementia practitioner. The July forum will be held at Central College in the Graham Conference Center - Graham 1 from noon to 1pm.  Lunch is provided in the $12.00 guest fee. Visitors are welcome! If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Tammy Sauer at tsauer@midwestone.com by Tuesday, July 16, 2019. 

PPBWF is a networking and professional development organization for women in Pella and the surrounding area. Members meet the third Thursday of each month (except August) for networking and learning from featured speakers. Membership is open to career-oriented and business women of all ages who are interested in enhancing their personal and professional life and forming valuable connections with other women in the community. 
PPBWF helps members to:
 - increase awareness of relevant issues 
 - share ideas - discuss problem solving techniques 
 - connect with professional development and community opportunities
Location:
Central College Graham Conference Center, Room 1
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