Dr. Flanagan was a panelist for the session: “Ask the Experts” at Applied Self Direction’s Workshop for Self Direction: Choice in Action, on May 7, 2018 at the Westin Lombard Yorktown Center, in Lombard, IL.

Dr. Flanagan will be presenting the paper, Flanagan, S., Anthony, J., Dyson, L., Page, N., Williams, M. and Brady, P., “Veteran-Centric LTSS” How Veterans Use Flexible Spending Budgets to Meet Independent Living Goals”, at the 71 st Gerontological Society of America Scientific Meetings on November 15, 2018.

She also is an author of a paper with J. Anthony, M. Williams, and P. Brady entitled, “Strengths, Challenges and Opportunities for Improvement in the Provision of Long-term Services and Supports (LTSS) to Veterans in Rural and Highly Rural Areas: A Needs Assessment,” that will be presented at the 146 th American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Expo in San Diego, CA on November 12, 2018.