Audio and Webinar

Lunch and Learn LeadingAge Ohio, in collaboration with Optum Hospice Pharmacy Services, strives to meet the educational needs of our members with programs that are second to none. These classes are free of charge for LeadingAge Ohio members.

Note: Continuing education is available for a processing fee of only $10 per webinar.

April 2020

April 1, 2020

Skilled Nursing Facilities and Hospice: Partnering Together for Optimal End-of-Life Care

Lunch & Learn Series


May 2020

May 13, 2020

CBD vs THC: Understanding Key Components of Cannabis for Medical Use

Lunch & Learn Series



Distance Learning

Sunset Distance Learning Programs

SUNSET Distance Learning Programs

LeadingAge Ohio members receive a 10 percent discount on fees for this distance education program in end of life care from The Ohio State University.

Sage Distance Learning Programs

S.A.G.E Distance Learning Programs

LeadingAge Ohio members receive a 10% discount on fees for this distance education program which provides a Certificate of Completion in Gerontology from The Ohio State University.

Click on the S.A.G.E. logo to learn more.

Topics In Gerontology

Topics in Gerontology

LeadingAge Ohio members receive a 10 percent discount on fees for this distance education program that offers continuing education and professional development in aging from The Ohio State Unviersity. The module on "The First 24 Hours: An Unfolding Case Study in Person-Directed Care" may be of particular interest to long-term care providers pursuing person-directed initiatives.


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Debbie Boggs, RN

Debbie Boggs

Education Specialist

  • Manages all aspects of education for the association
  • Ensures all aspects of the Continuing Education (CE) process are followed
  • Assists with the planning and development of all the association sponsored/co-sponsored educational programs
  • Works with internal and external customers and members to ensure professional development functions    

Karen Lowe

Karen Lowe

Education and Special Projects Coordinator

  • Assists with coordination of all professional education events, including planning, development, and implementation
  • Assists with coordination of special projects and initiatives, including Leadership Academy, Employer of Choice and ltcGAIN
  • Assists with all Continuing Education credentialing requirements and processes

Anne Shelley, MBA, BSN, RN

Anne Shelley

Director of Professional Development & HH/Hospice Regulatory Relations

  • Reviews state and federal policies and regulations and provides technical and regulatory support to Home Health and Hospice members
  • Works with state and federal agencies and regulatory bodies to develop policy and rules for the home health and hospice industry
  • Provides education for hospice and palliative care providers related to regulatory and operational issues
  • Responsible for overseeing all educational offerings provided by LeadingAge Ohio
Our national partner, LeadingAge, is an association of 6,000 not-for-profit organizations dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging. Together, we advance policies, promote practices and conduct research that support, enable and empower people to live fully as they age.