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Geriatrics 2018




Providence Care Hospital - Founders Hall
752 King Street West, Kingston, Ontario, K7M2G4, Canada
Fee: $210.00 (Base Price)

Registration Fee: (MD, NP: $210)    (Other: $150)

8:00 to 8:30     Registration

MORNING SESSION: Strategies for Dementia

Chair: Dr. Steve Griffin
8:30   to 9:30               Dementia Capacity, Dr. Dallas Seitz
9:30   to 10:10             Workshop #1
10:10 to 10:30             Break & Networking
10:30 to 11:10             Workshop #2
11:10 to 12:15             DEBATE: "Let it be resolved that the solution to the housing crisis for people living with dementia is more long term care beds."
                                  Facilitator: Dr. Dallas Seitz

Morning Workshop Options:

1. Medication Management of Behavioral Symptoms in Dementia
2. How to Use HQO Standards in Clinical Care
3. Assessment & Management of Non-cancer Pain in Dementia


AFTERNOON SESSION: Common Care Issues in the Vulnerable

Chair: Dr. Steve Griffin
12:15 to   1:00             Lunch & Networking
1:00 to    2:00            Substance Misuse in the Elderly, Dr. David Conn, (MB, FRCPC, Vice-president of Education and Inaugural Director, Centre for Education and Knowledge Exchange in Aging, Baycrest; Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto.)
2:00 to    2:40            Workshop #3
2:40 to    2:50            Break & Networking
2:50 to    3:30            Workshop #4

3:30                            Program Close

Afternoon Workshop Options:

4. Age-friendly Primary Care Audit Tool, Dr. Chris Frank
5. Death Certificate for Patients who Die at Home, Dr. Paul Dungey
6. Optimizing Prescriptions for the Elderly, Dr. John Puxty


  • Providence Care New Hospital - Founders Hall (2nd Floor)
  • 752 King Street West
  • Kingston, Ontario
  • Canada, K7M2G4
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