Understanding Dementia

By Professor Fran McInerney 

Tuesday 3 December 2013
9am � 12pm (includes morning tea)
The Carmichael on Cramer
City Memorial Bowls Club, 50 � 58 Cramer Street, Warrnambool  

Mercy Health is delighted to invite you to attend a dementia workshop by Professor Fran McInerney, Chair of Aged Care, Mercy Health and Australian Catholic University (ACU). 

Dementia is an issue of growing concern in Australian healthcare. Over 300,000 Australians are currently living with this disease � a figure estimated to reach 900,000 by 2050.  

Professor McInerney will provide an overview of dementia, its major causes and symptoms. Participants will also have the opportunity to share experiences of caring for people with dementia.  

The workshop is designed for anyone with an interest in understanding more about this most challenging condition, including those working in health and aged care settings.  

Tickets $20 per person
RSVP by Friday 29 November, 2013
To purchase online click here (please note a 30 cent booking fee will apply per ticket)
Download booking form here
or call Meagan Nixon on 03 8416 7714

 

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Date Published:  8 November 2013 

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