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Webinar – Perley Health Center of Excellence – “Citizen Scientists Unite: Collaborative Research with Persons Living with Dementia and Their Care Partners”

January 30, 2024 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Description

Topic: Citizen Scientists Unite: Collaborative Research with Persons Living with Dementia and Their Care Partners 

DateTuesday January 30, 2024 from 12:00 – 1:00pm

Presentation Objectives:

  1. Gain insights into the foundations of citizen science.
  2. Understand its advantages and challenges.
  3. Explore the role of older adults in citizen science.
  4. Highlight key findings from the Ottawa-based feasibility study involving individuals with dementia and their care partners.

 

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Presenters

Kimberly Carla Campbell, currently a Research Associate at Perley Health, has had an expansive career in research and policy spanning over a decade. She recently wrapped up her postdoctoral fellowship at uOttawa’s Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences. Kimberly’s global footprint includes work in regions such as the Caribbean, Australia, Switzerland, and Canada. Her primary focus lies in promoting age- and dementia-inclusive communities and advancing dementia risk reduction strategies. She has held roles at institutions such as the World Health Organization, the University of the West Indies, the Caribbean Public Health Agency and the Caribbean Food and Nutrition Institute. She has also served as a member of the WHO’s guideline development group for dementia risk reduction and holds editorial positions with the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and the Journal of Global Ageing.

Details

Date:
January 30, 2024
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Venue

Online
Canada