Refresher Day 2016

SYNERGIZE! A Geriatric Refresher Day
Increased effectiveness or achievement produced by combined action and co-operation.
March 2, 2016
St. Elias Centre, 750 Ridgewood Avenue, Ottawa 
8:50 am - 3:30 pm

Keynote Speakers
Dr. Ross Upshur
Frailty and Vulnerability

Dr. Thomas Foreman       
Ethics, Moving into Uncharted Waters re: End of Life and Physician Assisted Suicide

Speakers Bios

Concurrent Speakers
Dr. Ross Upshur
Managing Type 2 Diabetes in the Oldest Old

Ms. Rhonda Schwartz
Applying the SFH Famework - From Silos to Regional ACTION

Dr. Ramesh Zacharias
Managing Pain in the Elderly

Dr. Dallas Seitz
Anxiety in the Elderly
Depression in the Elderly

Dr. Shirley Huang
Falls Prevention

Dr. Ed Spilg
Empathy, Education and Interpersonal Engagement

Dr. Cara Tannenbaum
Decreased Benzodiazipine Use in Community Dwelling Older Adults

Dr. Frank Molnar
Rural Seniors' Care: Past, Present & Future