Division on Practice Officers for Geriatric Nursing and Gerontology for 1977-1979 are: Chairperson, Carol Wichita; Vice Chairperson, Nancy Simms; Secretary, Alexa Freese; Mem- bers-at-large, Irene J. Shafer and Beverly Barker.
The new officers for the Missouri Nurses Association Gerontological Nursing Special Interest Group are: Chairperson, Sister Joanne Reuter; Vice Chairperson, Marilyn Huber; and Sec- retary, Betty Harrell. June Desaulniers is Chairperson for the Gerontological Conferences Planning Committee. She recently announced that the Geron- tological Conferences Planning Com- mittee, will continue for the fourth consecutive year, offering Aging con- ferences throughout Missouri. These conferences are geared to health care providers. Following are the sites and dates: March 8-Kirksville; March 14- Jefferson City; April 5-Kansas City; April 19-St. Louis; May 2-Cape Girardeau; and May 9-Springfield.
The Committee members who have been diligently planning the confer- ences with great enthusiasm, for the coming years are; Grace Blank, Caro- line Davis, Roberta Still, Gelene Ad- kins, Ann Wormsley, Rhoda Ertel, Sue Bara, Sister Joanne Reuter, Brother William Farrelly, Barbara Wagner, Jan Eichhorn, Jacque Swope, Laura Sul- livan, and Rae Bailey. For information, please contact Grace Blank, Executive Secretary, Missouri League for Nursing, 807 Houchin Streeet, Jefferson City, Missouri 65101; telephone: 314-635- 0541.