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Innovations in Dementia Care and Research: from Community to Clinic

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Woodward Room, Begbie Hall (Royal Jubilee Hospital) and via webinar

2101 Richmond Rd

Victoria, BC

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Learn about innovations in dementia care and research from experts across the spectrum, from clinical trials to diagnosis, and from diagnosis to choir practice for people living with dementia and their caregivers.

Speakers and topics include:

  • Maria Howard, CEO, Alzheimer Society of BC
  • Dr. Alexandre Henri-Bhargava (MD,CM, MScCH, FRCPC), Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Neurology), UBC; Medical Director, Neil and Susan Manning Cognitive Health Initiative, Victoria
  • Dr. Robin Hsiung, Ralph Fisher and Alzheimer Society of BC Professorship in Alzheimer Disease Research, UBC

"Primary Care Collaborative Memory Clinics: Building Capacity for Dementia Care"

  • Dr. Linda Lee (MD, MClSc(FM), CCFP(COE), FCFP), Director, Centre for Family Medicine Memory Clinic

"Neuropsychological Assessment in the Age of Personalized Medicine: Current Challenges and Directions for the Future"

  • Colette Smart (RPsych, PhD), Associate Professor of Psychology and Research Affiliate, Institute on Aging and Lifelong Health, UVic; Paul Brewster (RPsych, PhD), Neuropsychologist, Island Health

"On a High Note: An Intergenerational Community Choir for People with Dementia and their Caregivers"

  • Debra Sheets, Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of Victoria



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