Geriatric Palliative Care
The two-day course aims to develop participants’ theoretical and practical knowledge in delivering competent, evidence-informed palliative care in advanced dementia.
At the end of the course, participants should be able to:
- Identify patients’ needs
- Carry out management of symptom issues
- Provide for continuity of care
- Prognosticate reasonably
- Carry out end-of-life discussions with patients and caregivers
- Provide support to caregivers
- Allied Health Professionals
- Art and Music Therapists
- Occupational Therapists
- Social Workers
- Case Managers
- Registered Nurses and above
Adj A/Prof Allyn Hum Yin Mei
Senior Consultant Geriatrician, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Programme Director of Programme Dignity, Dover Park Hospice
Centre Director, The Palliative Care Centre for Excellence in Research and Education (PalC)
Dr Ong Wah Ying
Medical Director, Dover Park Hospice
Deputy Director (Education), The Palliative Care Centre for Excellence in Research and Education (PalC)
Dr Noorhazlina Bte Ali
Consultant, Geriatric Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
APN Sylvia Lee
Advanced Practice Nurse, Dover Park Hospice
Course fees before subsidy: SGD 342.40 per person (including GST)
*Prevailing course fee subsidy for staff working in eligible Community Care organisations:
90% for Singaporean/PR and 45% for non-Singaporean/PR.
*Organisations will be billed the amount after subsidy.
Dates: 7 and 8 November 2019
Time: 9am – 5pm
Venue: Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
Nanyang Technological University, Novena Campus
11 Mandalay Road Singapore 308232
Registration will open in September 2019. Come back for updates!
If you are keen to register, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be in touch.