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Did I miss something? Medical issues in older people with a mental health diagnosis

Wed 2nd October 2019 @ 6:00 pm

You are invited to the next meeting of the Sydney North Older Persons Mental Health network Did I miss something? Medical issues in older people with a mental health diagnosis. Dr Helen Gillespie will provide an overview of identifying and addressing medical issues in older people with a mental health diagnosis.

6.00pm to 8.00pm

Agenda

6.00 pm – 6.15 pm: Supper/refreshments and networking
6.15 pm – 6.20 pm: Welcome and introductions
6.20 pm – 7.15 pm: Presentation: Dr Helen Gillespie
7.15 pm – 7.30 pm: Q&A
7.30 pm – 8.00 pm: Discussion on future meetings and housekeeping
8.00 pm: Meeting close

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DATE:
Wed 2nd October 2019


TIME:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


VENUE:
Kolling Building, Royal North Shore Hospital
Reserve Road, St Leonards
Sydney NSW 2065
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SPEAKERS:

DR HELEN GILLESPIE

Dr Gillespie is the Head of Aged Care Northern Beaches Hospital, Healthscope and recently the Clinical Director of Rehabilitation and Aged Care Northern Beaches Health Service, NSLHD [Northern Sydney Local Health District].

She is a senior staff specialist in peri-operative care of older persons  with an interest in Delirium and Dementia. She has presented at the IAGG-Thailand in 2015, the IPA Taiwan in 2016 and the IAGG USA in 2017.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs, Practice Nurses and Mental Health professionals.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

Dr Helen Gillespie will provide an overview of identifying and addressing medical issues in older people with a mental health diagnosis.

COST:
No cost for this event.


ENQUIRIES:


REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY FOR ATTENDANCE.
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