Key Takeaways

  • View archived events held by NCOA, program developers, and other aging organizations focused on strategies for implementing health promotion programs virtually.

  • Explore resources focused on remote programming shared by community-based organizations across the country.

  • Join future "Grand Rounds" webinars

Monthly "Grand Rounds"

NCOA holds monthly "grand rounds" webinars to discuss best practices and strategies for offering programs remotely. All sessions are recorded.

  1. Introductory "Grand Rounds": Evidence-Based Program Virtual/Remote Delivery, April 21, 2020
  2. Participant Registration and Virtual Delivery Platforms, April 28, 2020
  3. Data Collection and Data Privacy and Security, May 5, 2020
  4. Virtual Delivery in Rural, Frontier, and Tribal Communities, May 12, 2020
  5. Leader Engagement and Support, May 19, 2020
  6. Creating, Maintaining, and Fostering Partnerships during COVID-19, May 26, 2020
  7. Promoting Older Adult Health Equity During COVID-19 Times and Beyond: Evaluating the Public Health Impact of Remote Evidence-Based Programs, June 2, 2020
  8. Offering Virtual Evidence-Based Programs: Lessons Learned, June 23, 2020
  9. Resuming In-Person Evidence-Based Programming: Considerations, July 28, 2020
  10. Addressing Technology Access and Social Isolation, August 25, 2020
  11. Public Access TV and Internet Essentials for Older Adults: Opportunities for partnership to increase access to healthy aging programs for all, September 29, 2020
  12. Staying Flexible: Marketing, Incentives, and Partnerships, October 27, 2020
  13. Reaching Communities of Color with Remote Programs, November 24, 2020
  14. Contracting with Health Care Organizations to Support Evidence-Based Programs During COVID-19, December 22, 2020
  15. Remote Implementation: Lessons Learned, January 26, 2020
  16. Combatting the COVID-19 Social Connectivity Paradox with Distanced Solutions, February 23, 2021
  17. Volunteer Vaccine Project SAIL during COVID in Tennessee, March 23, 2021
  18. Resuming In-Person Evidence-Based Programming: Considerations, April 27, 2021

Webinars & Resources from NCOA

*The Aging Mastery Program is not included on the Approved List of Evidence-Based Health Promotion/Disease Prevention Programs, but some states offer it locally.

Webinars from Program Developers

Resources Discussed During "Grand Rounds"

Virtual Better Health Now Correspondence Template




Virtual Tai Chi Correspondence Template




National Kidney Foundation of Michigan Sample Partnership Agreement Template