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7th Annual Southlake Regional Health Centre Geriatric Clinic Day

Courageous Ideas for Wicked Problems:
Shifting Perspective, Finding Hope and Embracing Joy

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Southlake Regional Health Centre
Medical Arts Building,  Lecture Hall, 6th Floor
581 Davis Drive
Newmarket ON



8:00 a.m - 8:30 a.m.

8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.  Welcome

Dr. Dave Williams, CEO
Southlake Regional Health Centre

8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Keynote:  The Path to Better: Leading with Quality  

Jennie Pickard, R.N. MScN     
Health Quality Ontario (HQO)
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Care of the Elderly: The Evolving Role of the Family Physician
Dr. Paul Cantarutti, Family & Community Medicine
Southlake Regional Health Centre
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Deprescribing in the Elderly
  Dr. Raza Naqvi, Geriatrician
  Markham Stouffville Hospital
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. When Seniors Call 911 - Expanding Our Idea of Community Paramedicine
Kristy Campbell
York Region EMS
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Urinary Tract Infections in Older Adults
Dr. Adriana Bida, Geriatrician
Southlake Regional Health Centre
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch and Health Expo
12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m Opening the Door: Making Transitions Happen for Older Adult and Senior Patients with Responsive Behaviours
Suzanne Saulnier and Lorelei Prout
LOFT BSO Behaviour Support Service
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Grip Strength: Improving Self-Management Among Older
A Student Research Study, York University, Research Students (Psychology)
  Joanna Jorgensen, Sarah Lee, David Marcinek, and Mohabit Tarkeshian under Dr. Michaela Hynie, York University and Susan Steels, Southlake Regional Health Centre
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. A Brief Look at Choosing Wisely
  Dr. Heather Currie
Markham Family Health Team & SE Geriatric Outreach Team
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Medical Assistance in Dying – What Does it Mean for Seniors Care?
  Jonathan Breslin, Ethicist
  Southlake Regional Health Centre
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Medical Cannabis & Seniors - 101

Shannon O'Hearn, MSc
Clinical Research Project Manager

3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Thinking About Affirming Care for Older LGBTQ Communities
  Dr. Andrea Daley
  York University
3:30 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. Caring for Fragile Skin – RNAO Best Practices   
Ann Klein, R.N., Southlake Regional Health Centre
Southlake Regional Health Centre
3:50 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

For further information, please contact:

Susan Steels
Geriatric Clinic Day Planning Committee Chair
ssteels@southlakeregional.org .


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596 Davis Drive, Newmarket, Ontario   L3Y 2P9
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