2019 North East Geriatric Medicine Refresher Day

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Please complete each section of this registration form. Please note that photography, audio recordings, or video recordings may be used at this event. By registering, you are providing your consent to be photographed or recorded, and consenting to the use of that photograph or recording for promotional purposes by North East Specialized Geriatric Centre or its host, Health Sciences North. Finally, registration substitutions are preferred over refunds and will be accepted at any time. Full refunds for cancelled registrations will be provided before September 30, 2019. After September 30, 2019 only partial refunds totaling 50% of the registration fee will be issued.

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Science North

100 Ramsey Lake Road

Sudbury, ON P3E 5S9

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*NOTE* - Registration is now closed as the North East Geriatric Medicine Refresher Day is sold out. Please contact the North East Specialized Geriatric Centre by email at nesgc@hsnsudbury.ca to have your name placed on a wait list.

The annual North East Geriatric Medicine Refresher Day brings together experts in geriatric medicine to deliver practical education sessions for health care professionals serving older adults across northeastern Ontario.

This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of hte College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified byt eh Continuing Education and Professional Development Office at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine for up to 6.00 Mainpro+ credit(s).


North East Geriatric Medicine Refresher Day Program

Plenary Session:

Dr. Camilla Wong - Perioperative Geriatrics

Dr. Shabbir Alibhai - Geriatric Oncology

Mrs. Jackie Whalen - The Patient Experience

Tracey Palmer, RN, CCRN & Shawna McCusker, RSW, MSW - Keeping the Passion Alive: Intimacy in Older Adults

Valerie Spironello, RSW, MSW - Sometimes I'd Rather Be Eating Gelato: The Cost of Caring

Dr. Lionel Marks de Chabris - Chronic Pain and Cannabis

Concurrent Workshops:

Morning Session

Dr. Peggy Richter - Hoarding: A Practical Approach

Dr. Jo-Anne Clarke - Living with Risk

Afternoon Session

Dr. Linda Lee - Dementia Diagnosis and Management: 5 Top Tips for Frontline Clinicians

Dr. Paul Oh - Exercise and Physical Activity in Seniors



Please visit our website for up to date conference information and materials, including the conference program.

Conference updates and details will not be posted to this page.

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Science North

100 Ramsey Lake Road

Sudbury, ON P3E 5S9

Canada

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