Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia – Virtual Provincial Conference


The Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia (ASNS) offers educational opportunities for families, health care professionals and the general public by hosting our annual Provincial Alzheimer Conference.

ASNS Virtual Conference. Seeing Dementia Through The Lens of COVID-19: Lessons Learned. October 20, 2020. Register today! Cost $10. Non-refundable.

Seeing Dementia Through the Lens of COVID-19: Lessons Learned

October 20, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Thank you to everyone who attended our 2020 Provincial Conference virtually! We've compiled some of the resources from the conference for you to download:

Presenter slides:

COVID-19 and Long-Term Care: A Tragedy Waiting to Happen - Dr. Carole Estabrooks & Krista Connell

Dementia Through the Lens of COVID-19: Lessons Learned from a Home Care Provider Perspective - Bernadette Lake

Geriatric Psychiatry Assessments in the Age of COVID-19 - Dr. Ian MacKay

Stop Being Invincible: A Sensible Approach to Self-Care During Crisis - Roy Ellis

Conference Materials:

Conference Feedback Overview

2020 Conference Booklet

Conference Snapshot


Thank you to our sponsors:

We asked our sponsors to help us give back to the dementia community by offering the virtual conference at an accessible, low cost. Sincere thanks to the following sponsors for helping make this possible:

Dementia Understanding the Journey logo


Northwood Live More logo

Parkland Retirement Living logo