Information posted May 4, 2015
You are invited to a Webinar
Pan-Canadian discussions for professionals in population health – and stakeholder sectors.
No registration fees, no travel costs!
We hope you will join in the discussions – and share the info with your colleagues!
DEMENTIA AND CAREGIVING
MAY 12, 1:30 – 3:15pm Eastern Time
(1:30 PM ET is: 3:00 NL, 2:30 Atlantic, 12:30 Central, 11:30 Mountain, 10:30 Pacific)
Recognizing the need to learn from each other in addressing the needs of persons with dementia and their care partners, Canada’s Premiers have established a Seniors’ Care working group that is tasked with identifying innovations in the area of dementia care and services.
On Tuesday, May 12, 2015, the Seniors Care working group will be hosting a webinar focused on Dementia Caregiver Support. The first event in a three-part Dementia Symposium series developed by the Seniors’ working group, this webinar is open to all interested participants. The webinar will include three guest speakers with Q & A time after each presentation.
|Introductions||Corinne Schalm, Continuing Care Branch, Alberta Health|
Access to Dementia Diagnoses and Primary & Specialty Care Dr. Samir Sinha Director of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai and University Health Network Hospitals, Toronto, Ontario
Dementia Caregiver SupportDr. Janice Keefe Mount St. Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Dementia Caregiver Tools (First Link) Alzheimer Society of Canada
For more info and to register: www.chnet-works.ca
1. Create a login account if you don’t have one;
2. Login, and then:
3. Click on the webinar of interest, click to register click to confirm.
Access instructions are sent via auto-email to all webinar registrants. (IF you don’t receive this – check spam filter, allow emails from: [email protected])
Participants join in: via teleconference (to hear the presentations) + internet conference (to see the PPT being shown, to post comments/questions… NO AUDIO via internet.) OR by telephone only (there is a backup PPT for those blocked from accessing the internet conference.
If you need assistance to register or participate – contact: [email protected]