March 2019: Seminars in Ageing

Seminars are held on Tuesdays 12.00 –1.00pm
NARI Seminar Room, Building 9,
Gate 4, 34-54 Poplar Road, Parkville, VIC

How do I get to NARI? NARI Directions and Parking


March 

Presenters: Betty Haralambous, Stream Leader Cultural Diversity, (NARI); Kerry Hwang, Research Assistant, (NARI); Andrew Gilbert, Research Assistant, (NARI); Samantha Croy, Research Assistant and Project Officer with National Institute for Dementia Research (NNIDR), (NARI)

Topic:  Improving service knowledge and access among older people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds with dementia


March 12

Presenter: Margaret Pozzebon, Speech Pathologist RMH

Topic:  The Spousal Experience of Primary Progressive Aphasia


March 19

Presenter: Kathleen Brasher, Principle Lead, Age Friendly Northeast Victoria

Topic:  Age-Friendly Rural Communities


March 26

Presenter: Dr Alex Bahar-Fuchs, NHMRC Boosting Dementia Leadership Senior Research Fellow, The Academic Unit for Psychiatry of Old Age (AUPOA), The University of Melbourne

Topic:  Cognitive training for older adults with dementia: An updated Cochrane Review

Cognitive training for older adults with dementia