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AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) 1:00 pm
AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) @ Webinar
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The “Supportive Homes & Communities” Challenge Area focuses on promoting independent living through appropriate supports and services, including the design of physical spaces and the use of technology within the environment. Chair: Frank Knoefel, Bruyère Research Institute Commenter: Sherry Baker, Vice-Chair, Older Adult and Caregiver Advisory Committee Oral Presentations: Live More SmarTech: Autonomy and independence through collaboration and technology Naomi Zingman Daniels, University of Toronto Smart home technology to support persons living with dementia who experience night-time wandering and their caregivers Laura Ault, Bruyère Research Institute Seniors’ perceptions of the robot Zahya Idrissi, University of Sherbrooke #AWepic2020 This conference is brought to you by Age-Well
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AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) 1:00 pm
AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) @ Webinar
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The “Supportive Homes & Communities” Challenge Area focuses on promoting independent living through appropriate supports and services, including the design of physical spaces and the use of technology within the environment. Chair: Frank Knoefel, Bruyère Research Institute Commenter: Sherry Baker, Vice-Chair, Older Adult and Caregiver Advisory Committee Oral Presentations: Live More SmarTech: Autonomy and independence through collaboration and technology Naomi Zingman Daniels, University of Toronto Smart home technology to support persons living with dementia who experience night-time wandering and their caregivers Laura Ault, Bruyère Research Institute Seniors’ perceptions of the robot Zahya Idrissi, University of Sherbrooke #AWepic2020 This conference is brought to you by Age-Well
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AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) 1:00 pm
AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) @ Webinar
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The “Supportive Homes & Communities” Challenge Area focuses on promoting independent living through appropriate supports and services, including the design of physical spaces and the use of technology within the environment. Chair: Frank Knoefel, Bruyère Research Institute Commenter: Sherry Baker, Vice-Chair, Older Adult and Caregiver Advisory Committee Oral Presentations: Live More SmarTech: Autonomy and independence through collaboration and technology Naomi Zingman Daniels, University of Toronto Smart home technology to support persons living with dementia who experience night-time wandering and their caregivers Laura Ault, Bruyère Research Institute Seniors’ perceptions of the robot Zahya Idrissi, University of Sherbrooke #AWepic2020 This conference is brought to you by Age-Well
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AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) 1:00 pm
AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) @ Webinar
Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The “Supportive Homes & Communities” Challenge Area focuses on promoting independent living through appropriate supports and services, including the design of physical spaces and the use of technology within the environment. Chair: Frank Knoefel, Bruyère Research Institute Commenter: Sherry Baker, Vice-Chair, Older Adult and Caregiver Advisory Committee Oral Presentations: Live More SmarTech: Autonomy and independence through collaboration and technology Naomi Zingman Daniels, University of Toronto Smart home technology to support persons living with dementia who experience night-time wandering and their caregivers Laura Ault, Bruyère Research Institute Seniors’ perceptions of the robot Zahya Idrissi, University of Sherbrooke #AWepic2020 This conference is brought to you by Age-Well
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AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) 1:00 pm
AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) @ Webinar
Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The “Supportive Homes & Communities” Challenge Area focuses on promoting independent living through appropriate supports and services, including the design of physical spaces and the use of technology within the environment. Chair: Frank Knoefel, Bruyère Research Institute Commenter: Sherry Baker, Vice-Chair, Older Adult and Caregiver Advisory Committee Oral Presentations: Live More SmarTech: Autonomy and independence through collaboration and technology Naomi Zingman Daniels, University of Toronto Smart home technology to support persons living with dementia who experience night-time wandering and their caregivers Laura Ault, Bruyère Research Institute Seniors’ perceptions of the robot Zahya Idrissi, University of Sherbrooke #AWepic2020 This conference is brought to you by Age-Well
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AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) 1:00 pm
AGE-WELL Epic Conference 2020 (8-Weeks, Every Tuesday & Thursday) @ Webinar
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The “Supportive Homes & Communities” Challenge Area focuses on promoting independent living through appropriate supports and services, including the design of physical spaces and the use of technology within the environment. Chair: Frank Knoefel, Bruyère Research Institute Commenter: Sherry Baker, Vice-Chair, Older Adult and Caregiver Advisory Committee Oral Presentations: Live More SmarTech: Autonomy and independence through collaboration and technology Naomi Zingman Daniels, University of Toronto Smart home technology to support persons living with dementia who experience night-time wandering and their caregivers Laura Ault, Bruyère Research Institute Seniors’ perceptions of the robot Zahya Idrissi, University of Sherbrooke #AWepic2020 This conference is brought to you by Age-Well
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Improve Care for Ageing LGBTQ People At Home 12:00 pm
Improve Care for Ageing LGBTQ People At Home @ Webinar
Jul 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
While there is a large body of research to demonstrate the importance of culturally competent care for supporting the health and well-being of older LGBTQ persons, home care providers in Canada continue to receive little education in this regard. Consequently, providers may lack the needed awareness and skills to recognize and support older LGBTQ persons when providing care to this community. To address this gap between research and practice, in partnership with community stakeholders and with funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, we developed a short research-based film. Our film – Out at Home – combines documentary footage of interviews with older LGBTQ adults and advocates with dramatized vignettes, based on research, to model examples of how to provide quality care to LGBTQ older adults in the context of common home care interactions. In this presentation, we will screen the film and explore its potential for reducing stigma and improving gaps in knowledge regarding LGBTQ older adults in-home care services. In particular, we would like to explore with participants the impact of the film, its usefulness to informing their own practice and understanding in this area, as well as suggestions for additional educational tools and materials to support its uptake. This webinar is brought to you by the Centre for Studies in Aging and Health
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