The Alzheimer Society of Ontario is hosting a knowledge sxchange opportunity for local Alzheimer Societies, people living with dementia, as well as professionals offering falls prevention and recreational services to older adults.  The event will be held at the Crown Plaza Toronto Airport Hotel and there is no registration fee for this conference. Registration deadline is August 21st.  Register here.

SAVE THE DATE - The 10th Primary Care Forum will be held on Thursday October 5th at the Ambassador Hotel in Kingston.  Join colleagues to learn more about local, provincial and international initiatives and provide your thoughts to help guide this change. Enjoy a day of networking and education with others involved with primary care in the south east region. Registration opens in July. For more information please contact Lisa Triemstra, PHCF Planning Team at 613-967-0196 ext 2217 or PHCF@lhins.on.ca

Join the Age-friendly Peterborough Committee on June 23rd, for presentations and discussion with experts in the field of age-friendly community development. Exploring lessons and opportunities for the Peterborough region in implementing the newly adopted Age-friendly Peterborough Plan.

This Clinical Update Conference at Baycrest Health Sciences, Toronto runs from 8:00am-3:30pm on Friday June 16th.  An OTN videoconferencing and webcasting option is available for the morning program. Click here to register.  

Register today for Kingston's  Walk for Alzheimer’s!  The event will take place on Sunday, May 28th, at Lake Ontario park. Help us reach out goal of $30,000 to help support the over 4,000 individuals living with dementia, their families and caregivers,  throughout  Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington communities.

The Walk to Fight Arthritis is The Arthritis Society’s marquee fundraising event. The Walk unites those who feel the emotional and physical pain of arthritis in communities across the country to fund a cure and improve the lives of those living with arthritis.

On May 10th 2017,  Dr. Kenneth Rockwood presented this webinar to address questions regarding risk of dementia, approach to dementia diagnosis and special considerations for those who are frail.  Watch the recording here.

Wed. June 7th, 2017 at Providence Care Hospital Kingston, join guest speaker Stacy Elliott and others for this educational program for healthcare professionals.  Providence Care staff are eligible for a discount.  Register here.

Michelle Howard wiil be presenting about the iGAP study to develop, evaluate and implement Advance Care Planning tools and strategies in primary care across Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta during this webinar on July 26th, 2017 at 12pm. Register here.

Toronto, Canada from June 20-21, 2017.  This years conference theme is "Expanding Implementation Perspectives: Engaging Systems”. The conference provides an opportunity to learn, share, network and socialize with others who are passionate about implementation science, practice, and policy. Register here.

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