Wellness, Independence & Quality of Life in Aging

Empowering Older Adults

Providence Care Centre

Providence Care New Hospital, 752 King Street West, Kingston, K7M 9J2

Friday May 25, 2018 – 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Cost: $125

Registration: Required

This year's conference will focus on social isolation, poverty, and age-friendly communities. Keynote speaker Dr. Parminder Raina will speak to these themes as he shares findings from the Canadian Longitudinal Study of Aging. The full program details will be shared in the coming months as well as a call for poster presentations. Other topics include: A Panel Discussion on Memory Loss Assessment including Driving New Community Initiatives: Paramedicine, OPP S.A.L.T Housing alternatives & NORC Elder Abuse “Finding the Right Fit” & LGBTQ issues Hamilton's Social Isolation Project Research on Patient Experience with Dementia Geriatric care competencies Sexuality and Dementia Poverty & Using the Poverty Tool in Practice Deprescribing Marijuana Use: Risks and Benefits

Contact : Gail Hawley Knowles
Phone : 613544490
Email: hawleykg@providencecare.ca