Exercise Prescription for Older Adults Living in Residential Aged Care
Residents of aged care facilities are likely to experience a range of comorbidities. To optimise their physical, functional and social health, quality, evidence based management is required. In this seminar, we will consider exercise prescription within residential aged care.
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Prof Nicola Lautenschlager (to view the presentation slides, please click here)
Director of Research for the North Western Mental Health, Aged Persons Mental Health Program Melbourne Health
Prof Nicola Lautenschlager will speak about research initiatives to delay cognitive decline using lifestyle-based interventions.
A/Prof Gaynor Parfitt
Associate Professor in Exercise and Sport Psychology, University of South Australia
A/Prof Gaynor Parfitt will introduce the Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre (CDPC)-funded Exercise Physiology in Aged Care project to evaluate the implementation of exercise physiology in aged care at Helping Hand.
A/Prof Gaynor Parfit will be joined by Alison Penington (EP), a care worker and a family member of a resident for a panel discussion chaired by Lui Di Venuto.
This will be followed by Q&A with the audience.
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Event Date & Time: Tuesday 21st March 2017, 10:00am to 12:30pm
Flinders University Victoria Square, SA
Room 1, Level 1
182 Victoria Square
Registrations Open: 1st Mar 17 11:00 AM
Registrations Close: 20th Mar 17 5:00 PM
AAG Members: Free
Student/Concession Members: Free
Student/Concession Non-Members: $5 (Please enter the code "SAEXER" to redeem your discount)
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