Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds: 5/17/2018

Event Date: 05/17/2018 14:00
Location: Baycrest Hospital (ABC Classrooms) or Telehealth/Webcast (TSM #73622615)

Topic:

“Dementia, the times they are a changin’ ”

 

About the Speaker:

Dr. Tartaglia is an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto. She received her medical degree from McGill University, completed her residency at the Western University and did 3 years of clinical/research fellowship in Cognitive/Behavioral neurology at the University of California, San Francisco Memory and Aging Center. She maintains a cognitive/behavioral clinic within the UHN Memory Clinic where she sees patients with neurodegenerative diseases with a focus on Frontotemporal lobar degeneration-related syndromes and post-concussion syndrome. Dr. Tartaglia is a scientist at the Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases where she directs parallel biomarker discovery programs in frontotemporal lobar degeneration and post-concussion syndrome.

 

Learning Objectives:

  • Dementia-not a diagnosis
    • New criteria for the different causes of dementia
  • Behavioral Symptoms
  • Management

 

To Participate by Telehealth Videoconference:

Provide your Telehealth Coordinator TSM session #73622615 to confirm your site.

 

To Participate by Live Webcast:

Search for “Baycrest” or TSM #73622615 under live “public” events on http://webcast.otn.ca.

 

Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds:

These rounds provide a learning forum to review leading practices in the assessment and supportive management of challenging, responsive behaviours; and offer practical approaches to support the work of front-line healthcare providers in caring for persons with responsive behaviours.

 

Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds occur every 3rd Thurs of the month from Oct. – June.

The next occurrence in this series is planned for June 21st. Please share this with healthcare providers and students as all are welcome.

 

If you have any questions regarding these rounds, or would like to be included on the Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds distribution list, contact Tania Aragona at: taragona@baycrest.org.

 

Note: These rounds are restricted to healthcare providers, students and Baycrest staff only.