Geriatric Palliative Care in Advanced Dementia
Tentatively 20 and 21 May 2021 (1st run), 9 and 10 Sep 2021 (2nd run)
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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
- 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
Doctors, Registered Nurses, Pharmacists, Case Managers and Allied Health Professionals (Social Workers, Art and Music Therapists, Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists) in geriatric and/or palliative care. Allied Health Professionals.
Adjunct Associate Professor 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 (Home Care)
Ms Martha Ng Lee Yen
Senior Medical Social Worker, Dover Park Hospice
Course fees: SGD 320 per person (before GST)
Dates: Tentatively 20 and 21 May 2021 (1st run), 9 and 10 Sep 2021 (2nd run)
Time: 9am – 5pm
Venue: Online Zoom platform
Registration will open approximately 1 to 2 months before the course. Please come back again for updates on registration opening.
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Dates: 15 and 16 November 2018
Venue: Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine