Frailty KIT: An Australian Frailty Network to Create Knowledge, Implement Findings and Support Training

29 November 2022 12:15pm1:15pm
Presented by Professor Ruth Hubbard, Professor Sarah Hilmer, Professor Maria Fiatarone Singh, Professor Michelle Miller, and Professor Loretta Baldassar.

Designing clinical environments that support models of care for severe behaviours in dementia

6 September 2022 12:15pm1:15pm
This seminar will explore how to design dementia-enabling clinical settings. It will provide an overview of the design principles that help to mitigate the cognitive and functional deficits experienced by many people with dementia. Two examples - from community aged care and hospital settings - will be presented by the clinicians involved in their design and implementation.

New Perspectives on Dementia: Mechanisms and Management

7 June 2022 12:15pm1:15pm
Presented by Professor Richard Lindley and Associate Professor Caleb Ferguson

From Hyperacute Care to Rehabilitation: What’s New in Stroke Management?

8 March 2022 12:15pm1:15pm
Presented by Dr Phil Aitken and Dr Emma Finch

Advanced Trainee Project Presentations

9 November 2021 12:15pm1:15pm
This session will feature four short presentations from some our Advanced Trainees in Geriatric Medicine.

Circadian rhythm: benchtop to bedside

12 October 2021 12:15pm1:15pm
Presented by Dr Oliver Rawashdeh and Dr Robert Sheehy

A description of a hospital-based Acute Cognitive Unit model of care for BPSD

10 August 2021 12:15pm1:15pm
Presented by Dr Frederick Graham (PhD, BNurs)

End of life law for clinicians

13 July 2021 12:15pm1:15pm
Presented by Professor Ben White

Clinical update on movement disorders - Dr Alex Lehn

8 June 2021 12:15pm1:15pm
Dr Lehn will give a whirlwind tour through movement disorders with clinical take away messages and insights into current research directions.

Geriatric Oncology - Dr Rahul Ladwa & Robyn Berry

13 April 2021 12:15pm1:15pm
This presentation will focus on how the assessment of frailty in lung cancer and its impact on treatment decisions may change how we manage patients with this advanced malignancy.

“Apoplexy Now” – PAH Stroke Update 2020

11 November 2020 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Philip Aitken

Adaption and pilot testing of a Dementia carer support intervention into the Australian context

9 September 2020 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Professor Elizabeth Beattie and Deborah Brooks

Reducing Medical Admissions and Presentations into Hospital through Optimising Medicines (REMAIN HOME)

10 June 2020 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Associate Prof Chris Freeman, BPharm, GDipClinPharm, PhD, AACPA, AdvPracPharm, MAICD, FPS

Sedentary Behaviour and Health in older adults

13 May 2020 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Natasha Reid, PhD, BSci (Psychology)

Meeting unmet needs following minor stroke

11 March 2020 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Emma Finch, BSp Path (Hons), PhD

Longevity: The alternative perspective and impact of ageing

12 February 2020 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Professor Laurie Buys

Can suicide be prevented in older people?

13 November 2019 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Professor Gerard J Byrne

Valuing quality of life for people living with dementia: The AD-5D Project

9 October 2019 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Kim-Huong Nguyen, PhD, MSc, B.Econ

Care of the person with Dementia who wanders

10 July 2019 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Margaret MacAndrew

Assessing muscle mass and function in patients referred for liver transplantation

12 June 2019 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Associate Professor Graeme Macdonald

Implementing a 6-day rehabilitation service

8 May 2019 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Erin Caruana

Biological age: how to detect and intervene

4 April 2019 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Professor Andrea Maier

Eat Walk Engage: Translating the evidence for better care in older people

11 September 2018 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Alison Mudge and Prue McRae

CHSR UQEX Initiator Grant Seminar

12 June 2018 12:30pm2:45pm
Theme: The economics of dementia - Using the economics perspective to reflect on current and future issues in dementia

Prescribing physical activity and how to help older adults to Stay Balanced: Lessons from Sweden

8 May 2018 12:30pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Ing-Mari Dohrn, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Dementia Research from Registries and Risks to Delivering Care

22 March 2018 1:15pm2:15pm
Presented by Dr Greta Rait, University College London

Interventions for frail older people: What's the evidence?

6 March 2018 12:30pm1:30pm
Dr Victoria Goodwin, The University of Exeter