logo not provided


Lessons Learned, 18 Months Later

October 21, 2021 – 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Presenting Sponsor


October 21st, 2021







About Event

Rothkoff Law Group’s 4th Annual Elder Care Symposium is an energizing day-long event highlighting Lessons Learned from COVID-19. Our Virtual Symposium will take place on Thursday, October 21, 2021 from 8:30 AM. through 4:30 PM. We invite you to join 250+ elder care professionals, caregivers and family members who will attend this dynamic symposium designed to enhance your knowledge and skills.

A host of leading experts in the field of elder care will share their insights, looking at the current healthcare system for seniors and addressing how to change it for the better. In addition, there are ample opportunities to meet 60 vendors from the senior care arena in our exciting, interactive Exhibit Hall.

The symposium echoes Rothkoff Law Group’s commitment to advocating for our clients and their families. Professionals who work with the elderly will have an opportunity to learn valuable information, network with their peers and gain a better understanding of elder care issues. Caregivers and family members will gain insights to help support and care for their loved ones.

Event Agenda

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Registration & Exhibit Halls

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Welcome and Introductions

Jerold E. Rothkoff, Esq.

Managing Attorney, Rothkoff Law Group

9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Keynote Address

The Problem of Alzheimer’s: How It Became a Crisis and What We Have to Do

Dr. Jason Karlawish, M.D.

Physician and Writer
Professor at the University of Pennsylvania and Co-Director of the Penn Memory Center

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Rothkoff Law Group’s 4th Annual Professional Caregiver Award

Video Presentation by Kathleen Magee, Director of Care Coordination, Rothkoff Law Group.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Attendees Choice: Artis Networking Lounge, Exhibit Halls, Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Breakouts-Choose 1 of 3 Topics

Pain Management in the Elderly: Opioid Prescribing, Managing, and Tapering

Richard T. Jermyn, D.O.

Professor/Chair of Rehabilitation Medicine, Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine-NeuroMusculoskeletal Institute

The Use of Virtual Reality with Seniors during the Pandemic and Beyond

Kyle Rand

Cofounder & CEO, Rendever, Inc

The Future of Long-Term Care: Community building with the Be Advice Paradigm®

Eloy van Hal, MSc

Senior Managing Advisor & Founder, Be Advice – part of Vivium Zorggroep

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Attendees Choice: Exhibit Halls or Break

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Panel Discussion

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Senior Care: Challenges and Solutions

Moderator: Bryan J. Adler, Esq., CELA

Featured Panelists:

Jenice Baker, M.D., FACEP

Director and Chair of Emergency Medicine, Chestnut Hill Hospital

Ann Marie Garran, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Social Work, University of Connecticut School of Social Work

Kenneth Yang

Executive/Managing Director, PASSi (Penn Asian Senior Services)

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Closing, CE’s (Continuing Education Credits)

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Artis Networking Lounge Finale

This CE seminar is hosted by Rothkoff Law Group. CEs for social workers licensed in NJ and PA are awarded by NASW-NJ Chapter. SW credit certificates will come directly from NASW-NJ via email. Please ensure that we have your current email address on file. A general certificate will be distributed by RLG to all participants with approvals from these boards: NAB/NCERS, CCMC, SHRM, CA Board of Nursing.

Please provide your professional license ID# upon online registration in order to receive your CE Certificate.


Presenting Sponsor

Networking Lounge Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Frequently Asked Questions

Rothkoff Law Group’s (RLG) Elder Care Symposium will give individuals who work with or care for the elderly an opportunity to learn valuable information, network with their peers and gain a better understanding of elder care issues. During virtual presentations a host of leading experts in the field of elder care will share their insights about current issues affecting seniors and how to change them for the better. A wide variety of 60 vendors from the elder care arena will share information about their products and services in the interactive virtual Exhibit Hall.

The Virtual Symposium will be held on a customized virtual event platform featuring virtual presentations and an interactive exhibit hall with virtual booths. Each booth includes videos, downloadable documents and event product information.  The Symposium will be held on October 21st from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.  Presentations and exhibit hall hours can be found here. AGENDA

There is no physical location for the symposium. It will be held virtually, and you can join from the comfort of your home or office. You can PREVIEW the virtual symposium site for up to a month before the event.

Attendance at the virtual RLG Elder Care Symposium costs $35 per attendee.  Admission proceeds will be donated to HFC.  Admission includes full-access to the Symposium site, all activities for October 21, 2021 listed in the AGENDA, session play-back for 30 days after event date and networking opportunities with 60 vendors in the Exhibit Hall. 

Use the REGISTRATION link to register for the Symposium. When you register, you will also receive an email with the login credentials you will need to access the virtual event. PLEASE REGISTER NO LATER THAN October 18, 2021

To cancel your registration by 5:00 pm on October 18, 2021 or substitute another name for yours by that time, you are able to manage and edit your ticket.

Gaining Access:  Registered attendees will receive the URL address of the RLG virtual 4th Annual Elder Care Symposium landing page while the live event is being built. You do not need to download or install any software to participate.  You only need access to the internet. This landing page is the gateway to the live event, which can only be accessed with log-in credentials on the date the event is live. Closer to the conference dates, attendees will be notified of their log-in credentials. Log-in credentials will allow you to test the system and get familiar with the interface. We will open the event floor one week prior to the Symposium to allow attendees time to learn the platform and build a level of comfort in its use prior to going live.   Your credentials cannot be shared or used simultaneously with another user.

Logging In: Your log-in information is the email address and password you provided during registration.  Simply log-in to the landing page to enjoy professional content and virtual networking from the comfort of your home or office, then sit back and explore!   Plan to network and visit vendors prior to the opening remarks on October 21, 2021.

System Compatibility: We recommend using Google Chrome for best platform performance. 

Technical Support: Our technical support team will be available to you before and during the conference to ensure you are set up and ready to go!

Software Compatibility: The virtual conference software is compatible with desktop computers, iPads, tablet computers, and iPhone cellular devices with wireless internet connection.

Guests may attend all sessions, including the Keynote, one Breakout and the Panel Discussion. Attendees may obtain applicable CE’s for each presentation.  Breakout sessions, which are chosen during registration, are on a first-come, first-served basis.  Symposium presentations will be recorded and available through November 21, 2021. Only live attendance in the sessions can be counted for CE credit.   Click here to see the listing of presentations.  AGENDA

Attendees are eligible for 4 CE credits per person. CE’s will only be available to those who register in advance. Individuals must be present for the entire day to be eligible for CE’s.  Completed CE evaluations must be submitted at the end of the day on October 21, 2021, to obtain your CE certificate.  Your CE Certificate will be emailed to you within 7-10 business days.

Each vendor’s booths will feature a Chat Session where you can virtually connect with the vendors and ask questions on the day of the virtual event, October 21, 2021. There will be a virtual library that attendees will have access to download and save virtual materials that they can review and utilize at a later date. To encourage you to visit all 60 booths, we are setting up an interactive Leaderboard contest featuring 3 special prizes. Winners will be announced the week following the symposium.

Rothkoff Law Group Contact: For general information or to find out information on becoming a sponsor or exhibitor, contact Linda Coppinger at 856-905-1294 or lcoppinger@rothkofflaw.com. Or visit our website, www.rothkofflaw.com/symposium.

Troubleshooting on Day-of:There will be an info booth that you will be able to enter to get individual assistance and/or ‘how to’ guide to help navigate your issue.