June 2022 - Featuring Clemson University and Spectrum Generations
This call will offer participants an opportunity to learn how grantees are offering evidence-based programs during the coronavirus pandemic. In grand rounds style, grantees will share how they are delivering EBPs in the virtual/remote environment, successes of their work, and lessons learned. Join the call to learn about virtual delivery of EBPs, collaborate with others across the country, and ask questions to help your organization work towards offering and/or improving your EBP virtual delivery.
Marieke Van Puymbroeck, Ph.D., CTRS, FDRT
Associate Dean of the Graduate School, Professor of Recreational Therapy
Healthy Living for ME
Jennifer Fortin is the Training and Fidelity Manager for Healthy Living for ME, the statewide evidence-based Coordinated network in Maine. She is a T-trainer for the Chronic Disease Self-Management Education programs including Diabetes, Chronic Pain and Positive Self-management. Jennifer is a Master Trainer in A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls and trained in Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance and Tai Chi for Arthritis/Falls Prevention. In addition, she is a Lifestyle Coach for the National Diabetes Prevention Program, a facilitator for the EnhanceFitness program and an ACE Certified Fitness Instructor.Jennifer resides in Augusta, ME with her husband and 3 children. She is an active member of the Augusta Age Friendly Committee, AARP Maine and Vice President of a Community Service Sorority.
Central Maine Area Agency on Aging, d/b/a, Spectrum Generations | Healthy Living for ME™
Jen started with Spectrum Generations in 2014 in the Adult Day and Community Support program where she focused on consumer enrollment, care coordination, and staff training and support. She joined Spectrum Generations’ Healthy Living for ME team in 2018 and in her current role supports the development, delivery, and coordination of the evidence-based provider network in Maine.
Jen is a Master Trainer for A Matter of Balance and the Chronic Disease Self-Management series, including Chronic Disease, Chronic Pain, Diabetes, Positive self-management, and Building Better Caregiver programs. Jen also leads Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention, the National Diabetes Prevention Program, and is a training provider for the American Red Cross First Aid, CPR and AED programs.
Jen lives in Burnham, Maine, and in her free time enjoys cooking, kayaking, and exploring Maine’s many hidden treasures.