University of ReginaCentre on Aging and Health (CAH)

Events Archive

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2011

November 24th, 2011

2011-2012 Distinguished Lecture: Using Technology to Make the Day-to-Day Lives of Older Adults Safer

University of Regina
Administration Humanities Building (AH) Room 527
6:45 pm
Free Parking is available in Lot 3 'M' Area
Refreshments will be provided
Open to the public. Admission is free.

Geoff Fernie, Ph.D.

Professor in the Department of Surgery, University of Toronto (cross appointments that include the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, Departments of Mechanical and IndustrialEngineering, Physical Therapy, and Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy.)

November 24th, 2011

U of R Lifelong Learning Centre 10th Gerontology Institute
(Co-sponsored by University of Regina Centre on Aging & Health)

Vitamin D: Evidence for Health Effects Beyond Bone Health

Regina Inn
1975 Broad Street, Regina, SK
9:15 am
Registration is required (585-5816)

Susan Whiting, Ph.D.
Professor of Nutrition & Dietetics, University of Saskatchewan

For more info: www.uregina.ca/cce/lifelong

 

March 17th, 2011

Regina Brain Awareness Week 2011

The University of Regina Centre on Aging and Health Presents: Helping Spouses of Persons Diagnosed with Dementia

Open to the public. Admission is free.

University of Regina
Administration Humanities Building (AH) Room 527
6:45 pm
Free Parking is available in Lot 3 'M' Area
Refreshments will be provided

Megan O'Connell, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Clinical Psychology Program
University of Saskatchewan

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2010

November 25th, 2010

9th Gerontology Institute, U of R Lifelong Learning Centre: Helping Older Persons Help Themselves: A Chronic Pain Self-Management Program

Regina Inn
1975 Broad Street, Regina, SK
10:15 am
Registration is required (585-5816)

Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Ph.D., R.D. Psych.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator,
RBC Research Fellow,
Professor of Psychology and Director, Centre on Aging and Health
University of Regina

October 21st, 2010

2009-10 Distinguished Lecture: "Don't Worry, Be Happy" - A Strategy for Preventing Falls in Older People

University of Regina
Administration Humanities Building (AH) Room 527
6:30 pm
Free Parking is available in Lot 3 'M' Area
Refreshments will be provided

Kim Delbaere, Ph.D.
Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute
University of New South Wales, Australia
                           &
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Ghent University, Belgium

 

March 25, 2010

2009-10 Distinguished Lecture: Lessons from a Lifetime of Learning: Behavioural Health in Late Life

University of Regina
Administration Humanities Building Room 527
6:30 pm

Jane E. Fisher, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, Nevada

 

March 18, 2010

Regina Brain Awareness Week 2010

The University of Regina Centre on Aging and Health Presents: "Away from Her"

A film by Sarah Polley

Discussion on caregiving and Alzheimer's disease led by Alzheimer's Society of Saskatchewan to follow.

University of Regina
Research Innovation Centre (RIC) 119
6:30 p.m.

Admission: Free
Free parking will be available in Lot 15 M

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2009

October 13, 2009

Improving Pain Management in Nursing Home Residents with Dementia

University of Regina
Centre for Kinesiology Room 187
3:30 p.m.

Sandra Zwakhalen, Ph.D.
Maastricht University
Post Doctoral Fellow
Centre on Aging and Health

 

March 17, 2009

Brain Awareness Week Public Lecture 2009

The Centre on Aging & Health is sponsoring this public lecture
University of Regina

Administration and Humanities Building, Room 527
6:30 pm

Do I ever stop being me? What Philosophers say about Dementia.

David Cruise Malloy, Ph.D.
Vice-President Research and Professor of Applied Philosophy & Ethics
University of Regina

 

March 5, 2009

2008-09 Distinguished Lecture: Are Older Immigrants Healthier than Second and Third Generation Residents of North America?

University of Regina
Administration Humanities Building Room 527
6:30 pm

Kyriakos S. Markides, Ph.D.
Annie & John Gnitzinger Distinguished Professor of Aging Studies
Department of Preventative Medicine and Community Health
University of Texas Medical Branch

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2008

December 1, 2008

Canadian Institutes of Health Research Cafe Scientifique 

I Can't Tell You How Much this Hurts Me (An Informal Discussion of the Problem of Pain Management and Assessment in People who have Limited Ability to Communicate).

Agra Torchinsky Salon, MacKenzie Art Gallery
Regina, Saskatchewan
7:30-9:30 pm

Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Ph.D., R.D. Psych.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator,
RBC Research Fellow,
Professor of Psychology and Director, Centre on Aging and Health
University of Regina

Kenneth Craig, Ph.D
Senior Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator
Editor-in-Chief, Pain Research and Management
Professor Emeritus of Psychology
University of British Columbia

 

October 1, 2008

Assessing Pain in Patients with Dementia

Kaleidoscope of Care

Annual Provincial Conference of the Alzheimer's Society of Saskatchewan

Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Ph.D., R.D.Psych.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator,

RBC Research Fellow,
Professor of Psychology and 
Director, Centre on Aging and Health,
University of Regina

 

March 12, 2008

Brain Awareness Week Public Forum 2008

The Centre on Aging & Health is sponsoring this forum

University of Regina
Centre for Kinesiology Room 187
7 pm

Head Injury: Long-Term Implications for Health and Aging

Dennis P. Alfano, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
University of Regina

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2007

October 04, 2007

Gerontological Research at the University of Regina

Seniors' Education Centre
12 pm

Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Ph.D., R.D.Psych. Ph.D., R.D. Psych.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator,
RBC Research Fellow,
Professor of Psychology and Director, Centre on Aging and Health
University of Regina

March 15, 2007

Brain Awareness Week Public Forum 2007

The Centre on Aging & Health is sponsoring this forum

University of Regina
Centre for Kinesiology Room 185
7 pm

Sex Hormone Replacement in Aging Men and Women: Effects on Health and Brain Functioning

Laurie Sykes-Tottenham, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
University of Regina

 

March 8, 2007

2006-07 Distinguished Lecture: Ethical Issues in Geriatrics and Long-Term Care

University of Regina
Education Building Room 193
7 pm

Dr. Michael Gordon

Medical Program Director, Palliative Care, 
Baycrest Geriatric Health Care System

Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto

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2006

Dec. 04, 2006

Making Pain Less Painful in Seniors with Dementia: From Conception to Results

Lecture for Saskatchewan Health Research Week 2006

Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Ph.D., R.D.Psych.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator,

RBC Research Fellow,
Professor of Psychology and 
Director, Centre on Aging and Health,
University of Regina

 

March 23, 2006

Pain Management Among Seniors

Luncheon Speaker for the Kiwanis Club of Regina

Jaime Williams Ph.D.  

Simon Fraser University

March 15, 2006

Brain Awareness Week Public Forum 2006

The Centre on Aging & Health is sponsoring this forum
University of Regina

Aging and Cognitive Decline: Is it all in our Heads?

Chris Oriet, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology 
University of Regina

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2005

Nov. 17, 2005

2005-06 Distinguished Lecture: Sexuality, Sensuality and Intimacy in Later Life
Dr. Michael Stones
Lakehead University

 

Mar. 17, 2005

Brain Awareness Week Public Forum 2005
The Centre on Aging & Health is sponsoring this forum
University of Regina

Learning Disabilities: Reading and the Brain
Hiroko Sotozaki, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology     
Western Illinois University  

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2004

Nov. 18, 2004

2004-05 Distinguished Lecture:
Perceptions, Beliefs and Behaviors of Older Drivers

The Centre on Aging and Health and Saskatchewan Government Insurance are co-sponsoring this presentation
University of Regina

Dr. Holly Tuokko 
University of Victoria Centre on Aging

Mar. 18, 2004

Brain Awareness Week Public Forum 2004
The Centre on Aging & Health is sponsoring this forum
University of Regina

"But it was just a little bump on the noggin":  Mild Head Injury
 

Dennis P. Alfano, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
University of Regina

Traumatic Stress, Depression, and Other Comorbidities 
Through the Life Cycle


Dr. Charles J. Messer, FRCP(C)
Consultant Psychiatrist and
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of Saskatchewan

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2003

Dec. 10, 2003

Pain and Dementia: The Development of a Pain Assessment Tool for Seniors with Severe Dementia
General Meeting, Senior Power of Regina
Shannon Fuchs-Lacelle, Ph.D.
Psychologist, Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region

 

Nov. 19, 2003

Issues to Consider in the Older Patient with Pain
The Centre on Aging and Health (University of Regina) and the Research and Performance Support, Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region are co-sponsoring this presentation
Wascana Rehabilitation Centre Auditorium
Stephen Gibson, Ph.D.
Research Director, National Ageing Research Institute
Associate Professor, University of Melbourne

Nov. 20, 2003

2003-04 Distinguished Lecture:
What is Different about Pain in Old Age?

The Centre on Aging and Health is sponsoring this presentation
University of Regina
Stephen Gibson, Ph.D.
Research Director, National Ageing Research Institute
Associate Professor, University of Melbourne

 

Sept. 12, 2003

Mild Cognitive Impairment: When is it Early Alzheimer Disease?
The Centre on Aging and Health and the Department of Psychology are co-sponsoring this presentation
University of Regina
Lynn Beattie, M.D., F.R.C.P. (C)
Professor of Geriatric Medicine
University of British Columbia
 

Mar. 12, 2003

Communication between Older Patients and Health care Providers
Brain Awareness Week, Wascana Rehabilitation Centre Auditorium
Ronald R. Martin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Faculty of Education and MA/MSc Gerontology Program Coordinator
University of Regina

 

Mar. 12, 2003

The Nature of Pain and the Challenges of Measuring it Among People with Severe Neurological Impairments
Brain Awareness Week, Regina City Hall 
Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Ph.D., R.D.Psych.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator,
Professor of Psychology and 
Director, Centre on Aging and Health,
University of Regina
Click here for a summary

 

Mar. 10, 2003

Pain Expression, Pain Behaviour and the Sufferer:  Toward a Next Generation of Research and Practice
The Centre on Aging and Health, the Department of Psychology, and the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research are co-sponsoring this presentation
University of Regina 
Kenneth Prkachin, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
University of Northern British Columbia
Click here for a summary

 

Jan. 22, 2003

Centre on Aging and Health Public Launch
University of Regina Campus

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2002

Nov. 04, 2002

Pain Assessment and Management Among Seniors: Innovations and Challenges
Seniors' Education Centre Annual Gerontology Institute
Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Ph.D., R.D.Psych.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research Investigator,
Professor of Psychology and 
Director, Centre on Aging and Health,
University of Regina

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