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Practitioners' Day 2019: Collaborating to Prevent Falls

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Do you work with older adults and want to know more about preventing falls? Register to learn more about how being active, building strength, and challenging balance can help older adults to reduce falls. These sessions will provide you with the latest information and resources to help seniors live an active and independent lifestyle.

Join us at the host location in Dana Soltes Auditorium at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre, or at any of the other listed Telehealth sites across the province. Choose one of the sites on the registration page.

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8:30 am Welcome & Introduction
8:40-9:00 am Introduction to Tai Chi for Fall Prevention, Celine Jensen
9:00-10:00am Reducing Falls and Related Injuries: A Paradigm Shift, Dr. Justin Okeke
10:00-10:10 am Break
10:10-11:00 am Getting Ready to Be Active, Lindsay Wright
11:00-11:25 am Walking Soccer Program, Monica Morrison
11:25-11:55 am Hip Fracture, Beverly Bowles & Dr. Michael Mulholland
11:55-12:00 pm Closing Remarks, Thank You, & Survey

Also look for information coming soon about a webinar series taking place throughout November in support of Falls Prevention Month.


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