The Vancouver Courier, Windfall Well being Care and St. Paul’s Basis have as soon as once more partnered to provide the annual Lifetime Seniors Talks + Tables occasion, which this yr takes place Wednesday, Sept. 19 at VanDusen Botanical Backyard — with the help of London Medicine.
Highlights of this informative day embody Dialogue on Getting older — a public presentation collection with informative audio system, tables providing data on helps and companies, and fascinating demonstrations. The occasion runs from 10 a.m. to three:15 p.m. and the Lifetime Senior Volunteer of the 12 months award will probably be introduced by B.C. Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie at 2: 15 p.m.
Take a look at the schedule under to greatest plan your day. The data tables will probably be arrange in each the Floral Corridor and the customer’s centre from 10 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Good Remedy use in Seniors: Do’s and Don’ts
Janet Kushner Kow, MD, MEd, FRCPC
Doctor program director of elder take care of Windfall Well being Care
Medical assistant professor of geriatric drugs within the Division of Medication on the College of B.C.
Dr. Google Will See You Now: Details and Fiction in On-line Mind Well being Info
Julie Robillard, PhD
Assistant professor of neurology on the College of B.C.
Scientist in affected person expertise at B.C. Kids’s and Girls’s Hospital
Affiliate director of Neuroethics Canada
Lifetime Seniors Volunteer of the 12 months Award
Offered by B.C. Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie
Sleep Issues: Half Two
Glenn Landry, PhD
Circadian, rhythms and sleep
Talks + Tables ideas
The Lifetime Seniors Talks + Tables occasion is four-hours lengthy so it’s best to plan strategically if you wish to spend the afternoon. Listed below are a number of tips to make your day that rather more nice.
* There will probably be a desk with greeters arrange at each the customer centre, which is house to the BMO Theatre, and above by the car parking zone outdoors the Floral Corridor.
* Gown accordingly. (Fingers crossed the solar will shine.)
* No pets allowed, aside from service animals.
* Deliver a snack: Truffles cafe within the customer centre sells meals and drinks, however it may be busy at peak instances.
* Additionally below the subject of “planning forward,” select which speak you most need to hear and get there early to make sure you have a seat. Similar goes with demonstrations.