9/5/18 Incontinence: Risks, Causes and Care

Incontinence: Risks, Causes and Care

September 5, 2018 from 10:00 am – 11:00 am HST.


Urinary incontinence can be an embarrassing and uncomfortable issue to deal with.  Some believe nothing can be done, or that it’s just a part of normal aging.  Join us as Kamal Masaki, MD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Geriatric Medicine at JABSOM, reveals the causes and available care options for incontinence.

Those attending the session will:

  1. Define incontinence and recognize how common it is
  2. Review normal changes of aging
  3. Recognize risk factors for incontinence
  4. Explore types of incontinence
  5. Review tests and treatments
  6. Review prevention and complications

Speaker: Chris Crabtree, DrPH, CEM, CEDP

Dr. Kamal Masaki is Professor and Chair of the Department of Geriatric Medicine at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai‘i Mānoa. She earned her medical degree at the University of Bombay, India, and completed Internal Medicine Residency training at Michigan State University and Geriatric Medicine Fellowship training at the University of Hawai‘i Mānoa.

Dr. Masaki was the Director of the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program at the University of Hawai‘i Mānoa for 8 years, and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. She was elected to be a Fellow of the American Geriatrics Society and the Gerontological Society of America. She has been performing aging and dementia research for the past 25 years, and has been an Investigator and Clinical Director for many large longitudinal epidemiologic studies, including the internationally renowned Honolulu Heart Program, Honolulu-Asia Aging Study of dementia, Hawaii Lifespan Study, Hawaii Healthspan Study, and related offspring studies. She was Clinical Director for the Women’s Health Initiative Hawaii Clinical Center, and Principal Investigator for an ancillary study, the Women’s Health Initiative Memory Study Hawaii Center.

Dr. Masaki is the Director of the John A. Hartford Foundation Center of Excellence in Geriatrics at the University of Hawaii, and a training grant from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation. She is Co-Principal Investigator for the Pacific Islands Geriatric Education Center (HRSA grant, PI 2008-13), and Co-Principal Investigator for the Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (HRSA grant). She was previously Principal Investigator of the Hawaii Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) grant from the NIA, which designated the University of Hawaii one of seven national training centers for aging research (2005-10). She has a strong track record for mentoring medical students, residents, fellows and junior faculty in aging and dementia research.

Dr. Masaki has received numerous teaching and research awards, and was selected by Hawaii physicians to “The Best Doctors in America” 3 times. She is a co-author on over 200 publications in scientific journals.

Valid for the live webinar only: This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers – Hawai’i Chapter (Approval HI62792019-4) for up to 1 Social Work continuing education contact hour.

Valid for the live webinar and archived webinar: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation for 1 nursing contact hour.  Approval valid through 9/5/2020.  OCEAN ID #2018-29.

One (1) nursing contact hour approved for the archived webinar by the Oregon Nurses Association, an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. See above disclosure.

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There is no conflict of interest for any planner or presenter with this learning activity.

To receive a Certificate of Completion, the registration fee must be paid, and each individual wanting a Certificate of Completion must complete the Evaluation form after the webinar and attest to their attendance at the session.  The HAH Evaluation will be made available to registrants through SurveyMonkey.

Please allow 30 days for processing.  For more information contact Lori Henning at lhenning@hah.org.

Cost for the archived webinar:

  • HAH Members – $25 per person
  • Non-Members – $35 per person

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To receive a Certificate of Completion you must pay for the session (see Fees tab), view the recording, and complete the evaluation form (the link can be found at the end of the recording). Please allow 30 days for processing.