Tune in to Facebook Live to hear from experts on prevention, treatment and care

On Monday, January 29, you can connect through Facebook to hear an Ontario session called Understanding dementia: an exchange with experts on prevention, treatment and care.

The session is co-hosted by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Aging in partnership with the Public Health Agency of Canada, the Alzheimer Society of Canada and the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging.

The session will be broadcasted through Facebook from noon to 2 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time).

Moderator: Dr. Yves Joanette Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Aging Chair, World Dementia Council

Panelists will include:

  • Ms. Pauline Tardif CEO, Alzheimer Society of Canada
  • Dr. Theresa Tam Chief Public Health Officer, Public Health Agency of Canada
  • Dr. Howard Chertkow Scientific Director, Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging
  • Ms. Phyllis Fehr Person living with dementia; Board Member, Dementia Alliance International

To connect to the session, click here and find the live video at the top of the page.

To learn more, click here.


Last Updated: 01/26/2018