13th Annual Geriatric Emergency Management Conference is being held on October 17th, 2017

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13th Annual Geriatric Emergency Management Conference "Dementia in the Emergency Department"

Tuesday, October 17th 2017, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Holiday Inn Toronto-Yorkdale    3450 Dufferin Street, Toronto, M6A 2V1

We will engage you in a day of learning, discussion, and reflection. Speakers and topics include:

Dr. Kathleen Hunter - Dementia in the Emergency Department Research and Future Trends

Sharon Osvald and Mary Beth Wighton - Dementia and the Emergency Department: the lived experience

Dr. Lesley Wiesenfeld and Carla Loftus - Dementia Curricula for ED Capacity Development

Raeann Rideout - Elder Abuse, Justice Issues and Dementia

Malcolm Moffat - Alternate Levels of Care Transitions

Psychogeriatric Resource Consultants - Behavioural Support Resources Leads in LTC Homes

Ministry of Health Representatives - Ontario Dementia Strategy


Early-bird registrations, by October 1st 2017, will be entered into a draw to win a "Fitbit" fitness tracker.

We look forward to seeing you there!

For more information, please contact Kerri Fisher, Education Coordinator, RGP of Toronto, at kerri.fisher@sunnybrook.ca or at 416-480-5881


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