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  • Conference – Aging & Brain Health: The Vascular System and the Aging Brain

    The Rotman Research Institute's 2023 virtual conference is "Aging & Brain Health: The Vascular System and the Aging Brain", on March 20-21

    March 20, 2023 - March 21, 2023
  • Webinar – Insomnia and Dementia

    Understanding what insomnia is, the impact of insomnia for people living with dementia and care partners, signs to look for and how to assess for insomnia, and strategies for managing insomnia.

    March 21, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Webinar – Aging Lives Uprooted: Welcoming and Supporting Older Refugees to Canadian Communities

    This webinar will paint a picture of the older adult refugee experience in Canada, including the effects of fleeing conflict zones, the process of seeking asylum, and what it means to have lost everything.

    March 21, 2023 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Webinar – Stronger Together – Creating Dementia-Inclusive Communities

    Catharina van Es is the Project Manager for the “Stronger Together Project – Making Ottawa & Renfrew County Dementia-Inclusive”. The project focuses on reducing the stigma associated with dementia so that people living with dementia feel supported, valued and respected.

    March 22, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Webinar – Consent and Capacity Issues & Older Adults – Part 2: Putting Knowledge into Practice

    Part two will build on the foundational principles shared in part one, with a focus on case-based group discussions and a framework to support clinical decision making.

    March 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Conference – Together We Care

    Ontario Long Term Care Association and Ontario Retirement Communities Association are hosting Together We Care 2023, March 27-29 at the Toronto Congress Centre, joining the long-term care and retirement community sectors in co-creating and sharing ideas to promote holistic solutions for our aging population.

    March 27, 2023 - March 29, 2023
  • Webinar – Understanding the brain in pain

    This presentation will explore cortical mechanisms underpinning chronic pain and the use of non-invasive brain stimulation interventions to reduce or halt the transition to persistent symptoms.

    March 29, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
  • Workshop – Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly

    A workshop to present the PACE model of improving the quality of life of older adults in Ontario and across Canada.

    April 4, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Webinar – Fall Prevention in Primary Care: How to do it!

    Trish Rawn and Nicole Seymour from the Centre for Effective Practice will discuss tools, resources and workflow strategies (including engaging all team members) to optimize fall prevention in primary care.

    April 11, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Conference – 2023 AGE-WELL Annual Conference

    The AGE-WELL Annual Conference is an annual event that brings together stakeholders who set the agenda for the future of technology and aging. This conference is attended by researchers, industry leaders, care providers and organizations, older adults, caregivers and government representatives to discuss current issues and innovations in the field of technology and aging.

    October 24, 2023 - October 26, 2023

There are no upcoming events.

  • Conference – 2019 – Meaningful Connections in Aging: Inclusive Communities & Emerging Technologies

    On Friday November 1, 2019 the Centre for Studies in Aging & Health at Providence Care hosted this conference featuring presentations focused on issues facing older adults. Topics included social isolation, loneliness, poverty, sensory loss, issues faced by LGBT2SQ older adults, housing and new technologies to assist individuals to age at home safely. PDF copies of the presenters slides are available for viewing.

    November 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Conference – 2018 – Empowering Older Adults: Opportunities & Possibilities

    This 3-day event is split into themed morning sessions: The Need: Older Adults with Complex & Chronic Health Conditions Including Frailty; The Innovation: Integrated Care in Action; and The Transformation: Post-COVID Support and Recovery. This conference will offer participants actionable strategies, new connections and a path toward transformative care.

    May 25, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm