Healthcare Tweet Chats | irregular | Topics: arts, Culture, Dementia, Disparities, ethnic minorities, health literacy, mental health, nutrition
Health in Colour is a mega tweet chat taking place on 17 April ALL DAY with guests, co-hosts and leading organizations giving their time to talk about health matters and chat with you. Look out for the Health in Colour newsletter in the week beginning 14 April. Join us. We’re going international.
Masterclass: Dementia & DeliriumHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Delirium, Dementia, Dementia & Delirium, Masterclass
This masterclass will enable and equip delegates to critically review their approaches to the care of patients with dementia and delirium. The aim is enhance existing knowledge and promote new learning for individual practitioners to take back to their places of work. http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/masterclass-dementia-delirium-nhs @HCUK_Clare
Raising Awareness Of Pain In DementiaHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Dementia, Pain, pain assessment, transforming your care
Wednesday 26th March 2014 in the Long Gallery, Parliament Buildings, Belfast, Northern Ireland. This conference aims to raise awareness of the difficulties experienced by those who suffer dementia and concomitant pain. It will also address ways in which pain can be assessed and managed to reduce dependency and maintain quality of life. Patient organisations, carers, health care professionals in private …
RCPE Symposium: Ethics and care for older people approaching the end of life - Symptoms, Choices and DilemmasHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Advanced heart failure, Care of the older adult, Dementia, End of Life Care, ethics, palliative care
RCPE Symposium: Ethics and care for older people approaching the end of life – Symptoms, Choices and Dilemmas, Thursday 3 April 2014. This event will cover symptom control in difficult conditions, decision-making in challenging ethical situations including advanced dementia, and will explore the recent debate regarding the optimal organisation and delivery of end of life care in the hospital and …
Housing LIN Extra Care Housing Annual ConferenceHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Dementia, Extra Care Housing
National conference on ECH and Dementia. London, Feb. 18, 2014. Free conference organised by the Housing Learning and Improvement Network (LIN). Keynote speakers include Lord Filkin, chair of the Committee for Public Service and Demographic, Chief Executive of the Alzheimer’s Society; Professor Anthea Tinker, Kings College London and author of The Long Term Care Revolution; John Mathers, Chief Executive of …
G8 dementia summitHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Dementia
The G8 Dementia Summit was held at Lancaster House in London on 11 December 2013. Delegates include G8 Ministers, researchers, pharmaceutical companies and charities. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/g8-dementia-summit
Healthcare Tweet Chats | irregular | Topics: alzheimers, Brain Injuries, Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurological Disorders, parkinsons, Stroke
#1year2long is a live tweetchat on neurological disorders and the importance of an earlier diagnosis. This event will take place December 11th 3pm GMT. Follow #1year2long to share your opinion on what more could be done to better manage the diagnosis of neurological disorders and to provide support to patients and their carers.
Regular | Topics: Alzheimer's Community, alzheimers, alzheimer\'s care, Dementia, Dementia awareness, Dementia Care
Healthcare Tweet Chats | Topics: Book Club, books, Dementia, information, life story, reading, social media, writing
Book club about dementia and life. Choices may surprise. When? Last Sunday of the month 7pm (GMT), 2pm (EST). Join us and suggest titles.
Advances in Geroscience: Impact on Healthspan and Chronic DiseaseHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Aging, Cancer, chronic disease, Dementia, geroscience, Heart Disease, medical research, National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health, with the support of the Alliance for Aging Research and the Gerontological Society of America, has organized a major meeting on aging as a risk factor for most chronic diseases. Leading scientists will discuss what we now know in geroscience—a multidisciplinary field that seeks to understand the relationship between aging and chronic disease—and explore where …
Bristol Community Health AHP Conference 2014Healthcare Conferences | Topics: Cancer management as a long term condition, Dementia, General musculoskeletal (MSK), Neurology - advanced communication, Osteoporosis, Pain- diagnostics and solutions, Physiotherapy and elite athletes/sport, Shared Decision Making (SDM) and reducing Did Not Attend (DNA) rates
The annual AHP conference for allied health professionals in the UK, hosted by Bristol Community Health in Bristol. Be inspired by presentations from brilliant keynote speakers and a selection of innovative workshops. Explore the future of AHP working. Network with fellow professionals. Discover more about a variety of clinical areas. National speakers include: Karen Middleton CBE, Dr Gareth Greenslade, Dr Neil Stanley, Mr Stephen Eastaugh-Waring. …
Making The Connection: Innovation in Older Adult CareHealthcare Conferences | Topics: burnout, Dementia, Elder Abuse, geriatrics, long term care
Annual Continuing Medical Education Conference focused on caring for Older Adults in all settings.
RCPE Symposium: NeurologyHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Back Pain, Dementia, Epilepsy, Neurology, Neurosurgery
This event has been organised by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. The international neurology committee have chosen speakers who are both experts in their areas and excellent communicators. They have been briefed to give presentations with an emphasis on practical matters.
Disease Hashtags | Neurological | Topics: awareness, blog, campaigning, carers, Dementia, quality of life, website, whose shoes
Dementia is a serious loss of cognitive ability in a previously unimpaired person, beyond what might be expected from normal aging.
Geriatrics Day 2013Healthcare Conferences | Topics: Dementia, elderly, geriatrics, health, healthcare, nursing homes, older adults
Geriatrics Day 2013 is an annual educational conference at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. http://www.mmc.org/mmc_body.cfm?id=3281&action=detail&ref=9560
Delivering Quality Outcomes for People with DementiaHealthcare Conferences | Topics: commissioning, Dementia, dementia challenge, healthcare, Mental, NHS, quality
This conference chaired by Sarah Pickup, Co-Chair, Health and Champion Group of the National Dementia Challenge and with a Keynote Opening Address from Prof Alistair Burns, National Clinical Director for Dementia focuses on Improving Quality Outcomes for Peope with Dementia. The conference will open with a national update and continue with case study presentations on the key areas identified as …
Healthcare Tweet Chats | Topics: alzheimers, caregiving, Dementia
AlzChat is a live Twitter-driven event which takes place every Monday at 3pmEST (8pm UK time) where Alzheimer's & dementia carers share resources and caregiving tips. Each week a different topic is discussed and recap of chat posted on @AlzChat It was founded by @irememberbetter in August 2011. Co-moderator lead: @ewpotts