Free

Dementia Awareness Month Seminar

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Esplanade Cairns

Auditorium 2nd Floor A block, Cairns Hospital

Australia

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

Dementia Awareness Agenda.

8:15 am Registration

8:30 am Introduction to Dementia Dr Edward Strivens - Geriatrician

9:00 am Identifying Delirium Jane Jordan Dementia Delirium CNC

9:30 am Dementia Process and types Jane Jordan Dementia Delirium CNC

10:30 am Morning Tea

11:00 am Cognition, Capacity and Dementia Stephanie Pringle Occupational Therapist

11:45 am Dementia and Pharmacology Nicola Franks Pharmacist

12:30 pm Lunch

1:15 pm Falls and Discharge Planning for Cognitively impaired Keith Layton Physiotherapist

1:45 pm Communication, Mood and Behaviour Management Strategies

Jane Jordan Dementia Delirium CNC Michelle Ewington

2:45 pm Case Study (including carer stress) Questions Dr Federico Cavestany-Ricker

Geriatrician

3:45 pm

Evaluations, Resources and Farewell

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Esplanade Cairns

Auditorium 2nd Floor A block, Cairns Hospital

Australia

Save This Event

Event Saved