The annual fall Leadership Program has been postponed until Spring 2021 due to COVID-19.
Date to be determined.

Resources from 2019 - From the Fringe to the Forefront: Rethinking the Culture of Elder Care

Negotiating Autonomy and Risk for People Living with Dementia
G. Allen Power, MD, FACP

November 8th, 2019 Topics   

Transforming the Culture of Aged Care: Shifting Paradigms
G. Allen Power, MD, FACP

Pain Management: The Latest Strategies
Romayne Gallagher, MD, CCFP(PC), FCFP

Going Along with It: Considerations of Truth-telling and Deception in the Care of Persons with Dementia
Harry Karlinsky, MD, MSc, FRCPC

CCSMH Guidelines Substance Use Disorders among Older Adults: An Update
Launette Marie Rieb, MD, MSc, CCFP, FCFP, DABAM, FASAM; Lillian Hung, RN, PhD;
and George P. Budd, Pharm.D, FBCCSU(can), BSc (Pharm), R.PEBC, R.Ph

Mindfulness for Your Well-being – “Don’t just do something….sit there!”
Elisabeth Drance, MD, FRCPC

Parkinson’s Disease: Sleep, Pills and Exercise
A. Jon Stoessl, CM, MD, FRCPC, FAAN, FCAHS            

November 9th, 2019 Topics

Rethinking Dementia:  A Well-being Approach
G. Allen Power, MD, FACP

Quality Improvement in Long Term Care: Appropriate Use of Antipsychotics
Joy Masuhara, MD, CCFP and Heather Mak, MSN, RN GNC(C)

Hot Topics: Current Health Law Issues in Long Term Care
Krista James, LLB

Compassionate Leadership
Lawrence Yang, MD, CCFP

Opioid Use Disorder in Long Term Care: A Providence Health Care Initiative
Marcus Greatheart, MD, MCFP, MSW, RSW and Sukhpreet Klaire, MD, CCFP

Building Partnerships with Families
Trevor Janz, MD; Kimberley Smith, MSc-Dementia Studies (C), BHScPN, AdvDipPN, RPN; and Jenny Hyman, MSW, RSW

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer, Two-spirit, and other Sexual and Gender Minorities (LGBTQ2S+): Experiences, Issues, and Supports in Long-Term Care
Hannah Kia, PhD

Nov 2019 Leadership LTC Program

CME Accreditation Certificate