"Recurrent Foreign Body Ingestion- a Multidisciplinary Approach"
Dr. Lana Bistritz
Melanie Marsh-Joyal MD (Psychiatry)
Brendan Leier PhD (Ethics).:
LOCATION: Robbins Learning Centre Theatre
"Travel and Infectious Disease"
Dr. Geoff Taylor
"Going it alone: Caring for unbefriended residents in long term care homes"
Stephanie Chamberlain, BHSc, MA, PhD Candidate, Alzheimer Society of Canada Doctoral Fellow, Revera Scholar, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, 2016 Winner of the Dr. Peter McCracken Memorial Scholarship
By the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:
• Describe potentially unmet care needs for unbefriended residents
• Identify challenges for long term care staff providing care to this resident population
• Discuss emerging recommendations for policy and practice for unbefriended residents