As the Centre on Aging celebrates its 30th year at the University of Manitoba, it will also host its 30th Annual Dialogue on Aging on May 6, 2013.
Frederic Gaspard Theatre, Theatres B and C
727 McDermot Avenue | Bannatyne Campus
REGISTER AT THE REGISTRATON BOOTH ON MAY 6!
The registration process is now closed; however, we are still taking walkup registrations at the Registration booth on May 6, 2013.
Abstracts for the symposium are also available. Download the information sheet.
Lunch is available for $10. If you'd like to join us for lunch, you can pay at the registration desk.
2013 Spring research symposium sessions
MORNING PLENARY SESSION
Mind the gap: Finding common ground through intergenerational communication
Rosalyn Howard, Director, Learning and Development Services, University of Manitoba;
Cindy Stevens, Deputy Minister of Healthy Living, Seniors and Consumer Affairs;
Norma Drosdowech, Senior Advocate;
Cornelia (Kristel) van Ineveld, M.D., M.Sc., FRCP(C), Assistant Dean, Student Affairs; Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba;
Mitchell van Ineveld, Vincent Massey Collegiate, Youth Parliament and Parliament Jeunesse Franco-Manitobain (participant)
CONCURRENT MORNING SESSIONS
AFTERNOON PLENARY SESSION
Medical fitness to drive in older drivers
Michelle M. Porter, PhD; Professor and Associate Dean Research; Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management; Acting Director Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba
Linda Johnson, O.T.M., Coordinator, Driver’s Assessment and Management Program, Health Sciences Centre O.T.M., Coordinator, Driver’s Assessment and Management Program, Health Sciences Centre
Connie Newman, Executive Director, Manitoba Association of Senior Centres; Board member, Transportation Options Network for Seniors
CONCURRENT AFTERNOON SESSIONS