Archive for July, 2012

ONPEA Conference

Posted on: July 13th, 2012 by Chloe Hamilton

Save the Date!  The date and location for the West Regional ONPEA conference have been determined.

The West Regional ONPEA Conference will be held on Thursday, September. 27, 2012 at the Serbian Centre in Windsor

The Theme is Dementia and Elder Abuse.

The Keynote speaker is Dr. Lindy Kilik, Neuropsychologist, Geriatric Psychiatry Program, Queens University (Responsible for the development of the Dementia Screening Tool for Police Officers)

Details will be updated once conference planning is finalized.





Innovations in Home Care: A Public Policy Perspective

Posted on: July 13th, 2012 by Chloe Hamilton

In May of 2012, the Simon Fraser University Department of Gerontology hosted a conferenced entitled: “Innovations in Home Care:  A Public Policy Perspective.”

Videos of those presentations were filmed, and are now uploaded to the Simon Fraser University Gerontology Research Centre website.  To view these films, please visit their website: