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  April 2019

Next Steps for Integrating Health and Housing in England

Date(s)2 April 2019
OrganisationWestminster Health Forum
LocationLondon England
Speaker(s)Danny McDonnell, Strategy Programme Manager, Healthy New Towns, NHS England; Kevin McGeough, Director, Healthy New Towns Programme, Ebsfleet Garden City; Nic Bungay, Habinteg Housing Association; Connie Cullen, Shelter; Dr Rachael Docking, Centre for Ageing Better; Gillian Douglas, Cherwell District Council; Sheila Mackintosh, University of the West of England; Jane Lord, Better Care Fund; Tim Riley, RCKa Architects and Merron Simpson, New NHS Alliance and New Realities
VenueCentral London
Contact Tel: +44 (0)1344 864796, Email:
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ICAPT Arts Therapies Skills in Dementia Care

Date(s)3 April 2019
OrganisationCNWL NHS Foundation Trust
LocationLondon
DetailsThis learning experience will give an insight into the process and understanding of arts therapy to enable a fuller arts engagement with people who have a diagnosis of dementia. The day will outline dementia and arts therapy and look at how arts therapy communication can inform engagement and emotional understanding. Alongside this introduction will be an opportunity to interact with experienced drama, music and art therapists through structured and improvised workshops. The hope is that attendees will gain greater understanding, increased skills and confidence in communicating and working creatively with people experiencing dementia
Contact CNWL Recovery and Training Centre Block F, University of Westminster Harrow Campus Watford Road London HA1 3TP Tel: , Email:
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Meeting Expectations with Digital Telecare

Date(s)3 April 2019
OrganisationApello
LocationSandy
DetailsThe event will provide an opportunity to hear about the latest digital telecare and monitoring services available, including market leading digital telecare suite, Smart Living Solutions. Appello started operations in the autumn of 2014 following the union of Careline, Cirrus and Appello Telehealth.
VenueQuince Court
Contact Engayne Avenue Sandy Bedfordshire SG19 1BW Tel: , Email:
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Towards Frailty Prevention: An Innovative Digital Health Solution - FrailSafe Final Conference

Date(s)3 April 2019
OrganisationFrailSafe
LocationBrussels Belgium
DetailsThe EU-funded project FrailSafe aims to better understand and assess frailty in older age. Working towards a preventive approach, nine partners developed an integrated system that enables users to visualise one's frailty levels and act upon with personalised interventions. The developed integrated system and its different components (smart wearable, serious games,...) and final results will be presented at this final conference.
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Expert Roundtable to Discuss the Findings of ILC-UK's Forthcoming Report on Ageism and Breast Cancer

Date(s)4 April 2019
OrganisationILC-UK
LocationLondon
DetailsThis small roundtable discussion will bring together a group of expert stakeholders from across sectors and offer an opportunity to debate the report's findings, and consider their implications for policy and practice.
VenueBMA House
Contact Murrell Room BMA House Tavistock Square London WC1H 9JP Tel: , Email: events@ilcuk.org.uk
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Living With Dementias: Enhancing Lives

Date(s)4 April 2019
OrganisationCreated Out of Mind and Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Special Interest Group on Arts, Health and Wellbeing
LocationLondon
DetailsCreated Out of Mind collaborators will share findings, insights and experiences arising from work developed with, and by, people living with dementias. Delegates will have an opportunity to learn about (and also experience) creative experiments, arts explorations, innovations in health technology and research findings that have the potential to enhance the lives of people living with dementias and those that care for them.
Speaker(s)Chair: Fergus Walsh, BBC Medical Correspondent
Contact 28 Portland Place London W1B 1LY Tel: , Email:
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Dogs and the Elderly: The Significance of Interspecies Companionship Towards the End of Life

Date(s)9 April 2019
OrganisationUniversity of Derby, Creative Ageing Research Cluster
LocationDerby England
VenueUniversity of Derby
Contact T008 (T Block) University of Derby Kedleston Road Derby DE22 1GB Tel: , Email:
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British Geriatrics Society Spring Meeting 2019

Date(s)10-12 April 2019
OrganisationBritish Geriatrics Society
LocationCardiff Wales
DetailsTopics include: End of life care; Peri-operative care for surgical patients; Healthy ageing; Telecare/telehealth; Delirium; Dementia;and Falls.
VenueRoyal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Contact North Road Cardiff CF10 3ER Tel: , Email:
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Exercise and Quality of Life 2019: From Active Childhood to Healthy Ageing

Date(s)11-13 April 2019
OrganisationUniversity of Novi Sad, Faculty of Sport and Physical Education
LocationNovi Sad Serbia
DetailsThe conference aims to provide the latest scientific and professional insights, present recent findings and share experiences in exercise and health sciences, with a special emphasis given to the importance of lifelong exercise and quality of life, highlighting biological, medical and psychosocial factors. It will cover a wide range of topics, including quality of life research, exercise and sport science, physical education, medicine, rehabilitation, healthy ageing, psychology, biomechanics and motor control.
VenueThe University
Contact Lovcenska 16 Novi Sad, 21000 Serbia Tel: , Email:
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SIEF2019 14th Congress: Practices and Materialisations of Active Ageing

Date(s)14-17 April 2019
OrganisationInternational Society for Ethnology and Folklore (SIEF)
LocationSantiago de Compostela Spain
Detailsapers to be presented include: New bikes for the old, which explores two bike initiatives for older people in Denmark; Unmaking old age? Infrastructuring active ageing in the Spanish senior cohousing movement; Fitness culture, body in motion and age as performance which explores how women 'act their age' in the context of fitness culture; and Inactivity among older people in Ghana.
VenueFacultade de Ciencias Econˇmicas e Empresariais
Contact Campus Norte Av. do Burgo das Naciˇns, s/n 15782 Santiago de Compostela La Coru˝a Spain Tel: , Email:
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Aging in America

Date(s)15-18 April 2019
OrganisationAmerican Society on Aging
LocationNew Orleans United States
VenueHyatt Regency New Orleans
Contact 601 Loyola Avenue New Orleans LA 70113 USA Tel: , Email:
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15th International Conference and Exhibition on Alzheimers Disease, Dementia and Ageing. Euro Dementia Congress 2019

Date(s)22-23 April 2019
OrganisationEuroSciCon
LocationRome Italy
VenueHoliday Inn
Contact Via Aurelia Km 8,400 Rome 00163 Italy Tel: , Email:
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Anti-racist Practice With Black and Minority (BME) Elders Revisited

Date(s)24 April 2019
OrganisationHealth and Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King's College London
LocationLondon
DetailsSeminar in the Perspectives in the care, support and wellbeing of older people 2019 MRC Seminar Programme. These free seminars take place between 14.00-16.00.
Speaker(s)Dr Gurnam Singh, Principal Lecturer in Social Work, Coventry University
VenueKing's College London
Contact Cabinet Room Virginia Woolf Building King's College London 22 Kingsway London WC2B 6LE Tel: , Email: janet.noble@kcl.ac.uk
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Older People's Wellbeing - Tackling Loneliness: Improving Social Connectedness

Date(s)25 April 2019
OrganisationWestminster Insight
LocationLondon
Speaker(s)Lucy Harmer, Director of Services, Independent Age; Kate Jopling, Director of Programmes - Interim, International Longevity Centre UK
VenueCentral London
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British Geriatrics Society Scotland Spring Meeting 2019

Date(s)26 April 2019
OrganisationBritish Geriatrics Society
LocationEdinburgh Scotland
VenueSouth Hall Complex, Edinburgh First
Contact 18 Holyrood Park Road Edinburgh EH16 5AR Tel: , Email:
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Dementia 2020. Roadmap to Delivery

Date(s)30 April 2019
OrganisationGovConnect
LocationLondon England
VenueRoyal Society of Medicine
Contact 1 Wimpole Street London W1G 0AE Tel: +44 (0)161 246 6240, Email: enquiries@govconnect.org.uk
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Dementia 2020. Roadmap to Delivery

Date(s)30 April 2019
OrganisationGovConnect
LocationLondon
Speaker(s)Jeremy Hughes CBE, Chief Executive, Alzheimer's Society; Dr Martin Vernon, National Clinical Director for Older People, NHS England; Martin Rossor, National Director for Dementia Research, NIHR; James Cross, National Dementia Lead, Skills for Care
VenueRoyal Society of Medicine
Contact 1 Wimpole Street London W1G 0AE Tel: , Email:
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Towards Population Health Systems: What Next?

Date(s)30 April 2019
OrganisationKing's Fund
LocationLondon
DetailsBuilding on their report, A vision for population health: towards a healthier future, this King's Fund event provides practical guidance on how to implement the framework in local areas and turn a vision for population health into a reality.
VenueKing's Fund
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May 2019

Age of Creativity Festival 2019

Date(s)1-31 May 2019
OrganisationAge of Creativity
Location England
DetailsThe Age of Creativity Festival celebrates the extraordinary range of age friendly creative and cultural work taking place across England and reaches out into the community to help more people get involved. The theme of this year's event is 'intergenerational work'.
Web linkhttp://www.voluntaryarts.org/age-of-creativity 

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European Reminiscence Network International Conference

Date(s)1-4 May 2019
OrganisationEuropean Reminiscence Network
LocationDublin Ireland
DetailsFocus will be on reminiscence arts and theatre.
ContactPam Schweitzer Tel: , Email: pam@pamschweitzer.com
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HIAP 2019. Delivering Health Equity Tackling Health Inequalities

Date(s)1 May 2019
OrganisationRoyal Society of Medicine
LocationLondon
Speaker(s)Shirley Cramer CBE, Chief Executive, Royal Society of Public Health; Dr Piroska Ostlin, Director of Policy and Governance for Health and Well-being, WHO; Martin Reeves, Chief Executive, Coventry City Council; James Williams, Director of Public Health, Medway Council
VenueRSM
Contact 1 Wimpole Street London W1G 0AE Tel: , Email:
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Luminate: Scotland's Creative Ageing Festival

Date(s)1-31 May 2019
OrganisationLuminate
Location Scotland
DetailsThis annual festival brings together older people and those from across the generations to celebrate creativity in older age, share stories of ageing and explore what growing older means. Each year,there are activities all over Scotland - from art workshops and dance classes to music performances and authors' events.
VenueThroughout Scotland
Contact Tel: , Email: info@luminatescotland.org
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Older Persons Climbing Mountains: Journeys and Transitions. 20th Biennial Conference of the Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association

Date(s)2-4 May 2019
OrganisationCanadian Gerontological Nursing Association
LocationCalgary Canada
VenueThe Westin Calgary
Contact 320 4 Ave SW Calgary Alberta Canada Tel: , Email:
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Improving Housing for Older People

Date(s)8 May 2019
OrganisationWestminster Insight
LocationLondon
VenueCentral London
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British Geriatrics Society Northern Ireland Spring Meeting 2019

Date(s)9 May 2019
OrganisationBritish Geriatrics Society
LocationBelfast Northern Ireland
VenueRiddel Hall, Queen's University Belfast
Contact 185 Stranmillis Road Belfast BT9 5EE Tel: , Email:
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Urgent and Emergency Care: Integrating Services to Improve Patient Flow

Date(s)9 May 2019
OrganisationKing's Fund
LocationLondon
DetailsThis event will look at the measures outlined in the NHS long-term plan designed to divert more people in need of urgent care away from hospitals, and initiatives to ensure speedy discharge.
VenueKing's Fund
Contact Cavendish Square London W1G 0AN Tel: , Email:
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End of Life Care: Legal Issues Masterclass

Date(s)10 May 2019
OrganisationHealthcare Conferences UK
LocationLondon
DetailsThis one-day course will provide healthcare practitioners involved in palliative and elderly care an introduction to the legal framework in which they practice. The day will cover the basic statutory and common law framework that governs how a healthcare professional can treat and care for those at the end of their lives. Through case studies the implications of best interest assessments and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) will be explored.
VenueDe Vere West One Conference Centre
Contact 9-10 Portland Place London W1B 1PR Tel: , Email:
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Getting Started in Clinical Research with Older People

Date(s)11 May 2019
OrganisationNIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
VenueCRB Education Centre
Contact Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Royal Victoria Infirmary Queen Victoria Road Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4LP Tel: , Email:
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International Masterclass on Dementia Care, Design and Ageing

Date(s)14-15 May 2019
OrganisationUniversity of Stirling Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC)
LocationStirling Scotland
VenueUniversity of Stirling
Contact Iris Murdoch Conference Suite Iris Murdock Building University of Stirling Stirling FK9 4NF Tel: , Email:
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LaingBuisson Social Care Conference

Date(s)15 May 2019
OrganisationLaingBuisson
LocationLondon
Venueetc Venues
Contact Drummond Gate London SW1V 2QQ Tel: , Email:
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Arts 4 Dementia Best Practice Conference 2019. Towards Social Prescribing (Arts and Heritage) for Dementia

Date(s)16 May 2019
OrganisationArts 4 Dementia
LocationLondon
DetailsConference on social prescribing for dementia, targeted at GPs, social prescribers and those working with the arts, heritage, creativity, memory and care services.
Speaker(s)Baroness Greengross, Co-Chair, All Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia; Alexandra Coulter, Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance; Dr Daisy Fancourt, University College London; Professor Sebastian Crutch, neuropsychologist, University College London; Dr Michael Dixon, National Clinical Lead for Social Prescription, NHS England;Professor Martin Green, CEO, Care England; Dr James Sanderson, Director Personalised Care, NHS England;Dr Charles Alessi GP, Dementia Lead, Public Health England
VenueThe Wellcome Trust
Contact 183-193 Euston Road London NW1 2BE Tel: , Email:
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Caldicott Guardians National Annual Conference 2019

Date(s)17 May 2019
OrganisationHealthcare Conferences UK
LocationLondon England
VenueDe Vere West One
Contact 9-10 Portland Place London W1B 1PR Tel: , Email:
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Asian Conference on Aging and Gerontology. Independence and Interdependence

Date(s)20-22 May 2019
OrganisationInternational Academic Forum (IAFOR)
LocationTokyo Japan
VenueToshi Center Hotel
Contact Hirakawacho 2-4-1 Chiyoda Ku Tokyo Tel: , Email:
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Working and Living in an Age of Longevity: Implications for Career Planning at Young and Older Age

Date(s)20 May 2019
OrganisationBritish Psychological Society
LocationLeeds
DetailsFree evening event.
Contact The Victoria Hotel 28 Great George St Leeds LS1 3DL Tel: , Email:
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Alzheimer's Society Annual Conference

Date(s)21-22 May 2019
OrganisationAlzheimer's Society
LocationLondon England
Contact Tel: 0207 423 5164, Email:
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Next Steps for End of Life Care in England: Personalisation, Inequalities and Implementing the NHS Long Term Plan

Date(s)21 May 2019
OrganisationWestminster Health Forum
LocationLondon
Speaker(s)Baroness Finlay of Llandaff, Chair of Trustees, National Council for Palliative Care and Co-Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Hospice and Palliative Care; Professor Bee Wee, National Clinical Director, End of Life Care, NHS England and NHS Improvement; Ellen Armistead, Deputy Chief Inspector of Hospitals, CQC; Professor Keri Thomas, Founder and National Clinical Lead, The Gold Standards Framework Centre and Honorary Professor in End of Life Care, University of Birmingham; Dr Anna Karenia Anderson, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and Shooting Star Childrenás Hospices and Association for Paediatric Palliative Medicine; Professor Graeme Betts, Birmingham City Council; Jonathan Ellis, Hospice UK; Sarah Leach, NHS England; Dr Catherine Millington-Sanders, Kingston Clinical Commissioning Group; South West London STP; Difficult Conversations and RCGP.
VenueCentral London
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Vaccination in an Ageing World: Listening to Older People

Date(s)21 May 2019
OrganisationInternational Longevity Centre UK ILC-UK
LocationGeneva Switzerland
DetailsAn event to launch new research by ILC-UK, based on interviews with older people in Australia, Japan, the UK and Canada, with a particular focus on influenza The aim of the research and the discussion on the day is to ensure that the voice of older people informs work to improve the uptake of adult vaccination, specifically in relation to influenza.
VenueInternational Museum of the Red Cross and Red Crescent
Contact Avenue de la Paix 17 1202 Geneva Tel: , Email:
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Digital Health and Care Congress 2019

Date(s)22-23 May 2019
OrganisationKing's Fund
LocationLondon England
DetailsThis annual event brings together leading NHS and social care professionals who are all interested in how data and technology can improve the health and wellbeing of patients and the quality and efficiency of services.
VenueKing's Fund
Contact Cavendish Square London W1G 0AN Tel: , Email:
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End of Life Care: Perfection Not An Option. If You Don't Take Risks You Can't Innovate

Date(s)22 May 2019
OrganisationHealth and Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King's College London
LocationLondon
DetailsSeminar in the Perspectives in the care, support and wellbeing of older people 2019 MRC Seminar Programme. These free seminars take place between 14.00-16.00.
Speaker(s)John Powell, MBE
VenueKing's College London
Contact Cabinet Room Virginia Woolf Building King's College London 22 Kingsway London WC2B 6LE Tel: , Email: janet.noble@kcl.ac.uk
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The Older Worker

Date(s)22 May 2019
OrganisationRoyal Society of Medicine
LocationLondon
DetailsWith the demographic trending towards an older workforce, this meeting will consider the implications of the increased prevalence of health conditions that might impact on work, including co-morbidities, and the potential increased risks to health from working to an older age.
Speaker(s)Baroness Sally Greengross; Tabitha Jay, Director, DWP/DHSC Work and Health Unit; Patrick Thomson, Centre for Better Ageing; Dr Karla Greenberg, an expert on mental health in older age; Dr Jeannette Lynch, DVLA; Professor Ewan Macdonald,Glasgow University;Professor Hans Martin Hasselhorn, University of Wuppertal.
VenueRSM
Contact 1 Wimpole Street London W1G 0AE Tel: , Email:
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9th International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics-European Region Congress. Towards Capability in Ageing - From Cell to Society International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics-European Region Congress IAGG-ER Congress

Date(s)23-25 May 2019
OrganisationIAGG-ER
LocationGothenburg Sweden
VenueSwedish Exhibition and Congress Centre
Contact Mńssans Gata/Korsvńgen 412 94 G÷teborg Sweden Tel: +46 31 708 86 90, Email: iagger2019@meetx.se
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Take Back Aging: Power, Critique, Imagination. Second Joint Conference of ENAS and NANAS

Date(s)28-31 May 2019
OrganisationNorth American Network in Aging Studies (NANAS) and European Network in Aging Studies (ENAS)
LocationPeterborough Canada
DetailsThe second annual event for researchers, writers, and scholars from all disciplines and at every career stage to share their diverse approaches to conventional fields of gerontology and critical aging studies. The aim is to encourage new insights into assumed styles of life and thought, imaginative reflections on the meanings and representations of ageing, challenging perspectives from cross-cultural and global experience, and activist strategies to take back ageing from those powers and practices that relegate it to the margins of social existence and citizenship.
VenueTrent University
Contact 1600 West Bank Drive Peterborough, ON Canada K9L 0G2 Tel: , Email:
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June 2019

Alzheimer Scotland Annual Conference 2019

Date(s)3 June 2019
OrganisationAlzheimer Scotland
LocationEdinburgh Scotland
VenueEdinburgh International Conference Centre
Contact The Exchange Edinburgh 150 Morrison St Edinburgh, EH3 8EE Tel: 0131 243 1453, Email: conference@alzscot.org
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Facilitating the Best Practice in Dementia Care Learning Course

Date(s)4-5 June 2019
OrganisationDementia Services Development Centre
LocationStirling Scotland
DetailsThe Best Practice in Dementia Care Learning Programme is a learning resource for all frontline health and social care staff. Learners are supported by facilitators in their own practice setting. The programme is designed for all staff working in any care environment, including hospitals, care homes, day care, domiciliary/home care and housing staff.
VenueDSDC
Contact Dementia Services Development Centre Iris Murdoch Building Stirling FK9 4LA Tel: , Email:
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New Technologies and the Active Ageing

Date(s)4 June 2019
OrganisationUniversity of Derby, Creative Ageing Research Cluster
LocationDerby England
VenueUniversity of Derby
Contact OL1 (Lecture Theatre, Atrium) University of Derby Kedleston Road Derby DE22 1GB Tel: , Email:
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Raising Standards in Care Homes: Ensuring High Quality, Accessible and Sustainable Services

Date(s)6 June 2019
OrganisationPublic Policy Exchange
LocationLondon
VenueCentral London
Contact Tel: +44 (0)20 3037 8630, Email: info@publicpolicyexchange.co.uk
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Applying the Care Act 2014: Making Legally Literate Decisions About Personal Budgets

Date(s)17 June 2019
OrganisationHealthcare Conferences UK
LocationLondon
DetailsThe aim of this masterclass is for participants to improve their ability to make decisions about what is a sufficient budget to meet needs that represents value for money and good outcomes for the individual, by understanding how local authorities are sometimes applying the Care Act 2014 in ways that can be considered as unsatisfactory, and may be unlawful.
VenueDe Vere West One Conference Centre
Contact 9-10 Portland Place London W1B 1PR Tel: , Email:
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Together in Social Work. BASW UK Conference and AGM 2019

Date(s)21 June 2019
OrganisationBritish Association of Social Workers BASW
LocationBelfast Northern Ireland
VenueTitanic Belfast
Contact Queen's Road 1 Olympic Way Titanic Quarter Belfast BT3 9EP Tel: , Email:
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Making Activity Meaningful for People with Dementia

Date(s)24-25 June 2019
OrganisationDementia Services Development Centre
LocationStirling Scotland
DetailsAimed at support staff from care settings (including volunteers) who work directly with people with dementia and staff who are nominated activity co-ordinators.
VenueDSDC
Contact Dementia Services Development Centre Iris Murdoch Building Stirling FK9 4LA Tel: , Email:
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Starved in the Midst of Plenty? Prevalence, Causes and Consequences of Malnutrition in Older People

Date(s)26 June 2019
OrganisationHealth and Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King's College London
LocationLondon
DetailsSeminar in the Perspectives in the care, support and wellbeing of older people 2019 MRC Seminar Programme. These free seminars take place between 14.00-16.00.
Speaker(s)Ayela Spiro, Nutrition Science Manager, British Nutrition Foundation
VenueKing's College London
Contact Cabinet Room Virginia Woolf Building King's College London 22 Kingsway London WC2B 6LE Tel: , Email: janet.noble@kcl.ac.uk
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July 2019 and beyond

10th International Conference on Dementia and Dementia Care

Date(s)23-24 July 2019
OrganisationPulsus Group
LocationRome Italy
DetailsThe conference will be organized around the theme 'Enlightening the Advancements in Dementia Research and Care'.
VenueHoliday Inn
Contact Via Aurelia Km 8,400 Rome 00163 Italy Tel: , Email:
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Beyond the Stereotypes of Ageing: Tales of the Unexpected. 2019 FPOP National Conference

Date(s)1-2 July 2019
OrganisationBritish Psychological Society, Division of Clinical Psychology
LocationSouthport England
DetailsThis yearás conference will be hosted by the North West branch of FPOP and will be held in Southport. Due to the fact that the older population is changing, issues which were previously unheard of, or at least unspoken about, when working with older people are now forming an integral part of the work being undertaken. Submissions are invited from across the specialties and faculties of the British Psychological Society and open to partners across the spectrum of working with older people.The aim is to provide a varied programme that will be useful to all who have an interest in working psychologically with older people, but also to appeal to those who work across the life span and/or may like to consider additional complexity.
VenueSouthport Theatre and Convention Centre
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International Congress 2019

Date(s)1-4 July 2019
OrganisationRoyal College of Psychiatrists
LocationLondon
DetailsWith the theme 'Psychiatry: Inspiring Minds', dementia will be one of the topics covered.
VenueLondon ExCel Centre
Contact One Western Gateway Royal Victoria Dock London E16 1XL Tel: , Email: congress@rcpsych.ac.uk
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Intersection of Dementia + Design, London 2019

Date(s)2-3 July 2019
OrganisationDementia Services Development Centre
LocationLondon
DetailsThis course intends to redress the balance between dementia care and dementia design by focussing on the complex combination of the individual, dementia and the built environment. It will develop knowledge of the key principles of ádementia friendlyá design which is seen as one of a set of non-pharmacological interventions for people with dementia.
VenueRoyal Institute of British Architects
Contact 66 Portland Place London W1B 1AD Tel: +44 (0)1786 467740, Email:
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LGA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2019

Date(s)2-4 July 2019
OrganisationLocal Government Association
LocationBournemouth England
VenueBIC Bournemouth
Contact Contact Us CONTACT DETAILS Bournemouth International Centre Exeter Road Bournemouth BH2 5BH Tel: , Email:
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Summer Course on Ethics in Dementia Care

Date(s)2-5 July 2019
OrganisationCentre for Biomedical Ethics and Law
LocationLeuven Belgium
DetailsThe objective of the course is to foster exchanges on foundational, clinical-ethical and organisational-ethical approaches to dementia care. During the course, national and international experts will give presentations on various ethical topics in the domain of dementia care. Time will be provided for intensive discussion and interaction.
VenueCBEL
ContactChris Gastmans Kapucijnenvoer 35 Box 7001 3000 Leuven Belgium Tel: , Email: chris.gastmans@kuleuven.be
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Resilience and Living Well in Local Communities. BSG 48th Annual Conference 2019

Date(s)10-12 July 2019
OrganisationBritish Society of Gerontology
LocationLiverpool England eg
VenueUniversity of Liverpool
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International Art Therapy Practice/Research Conference

Date(s)11-13 July 2019
OrganisationBritish Association of Art Therapists
LocationLondon
DetailsArt therapists from 35 countries present the newest in best practice and research. This conference is of interest to arts therapists and colleagues wishing to extend their skills and knowledge, make new contacts and build networks.
VenueQueen Mary University of London
Contact Mile End Road London E1 4NS Tel: , Email:
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Beyond Dementia Care - All Care Matters

Date(s)19 July 2019
OrganisationJournal of Dementia Care
LocationGuildford England
VenueUniversity of Surrey
Contact University of Surrey Guildford Surrey GU2 7XH Tel: , Email: events@hawkerpublications.com
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Tenth International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society

Date(s)3-4 September 2019
OrganisationHealth, Wellness and Society Research Network
LocationParis France
VenueUniversity of the Sorbonne
Contact Nouvelle Paris 3 France Tel: , Email:
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Migration and Ageing Populations. Eastern-European Ageing Societies in Transition (EAST) Workshop

Date(s)5-6 September 2019
OrganisationOxford Institute of Population Ageing
LocationZagreb Croatia
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Australian Social Policy Conference

Date(s)9-11 September 2019
OrganisationUniversity of New South Wales
LocationSydney Australia
VenueJohn Niland Scientia Building
Contact UNSW Kensington Campus UNSW Sydney High St Kensington, NSW 2052 Australia Tel: +61 2 9385 7800, Email:
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Aging and Social Change: Ninth Interdisciplinary Conference

Date(s)16-17 September 2019
OrganisationUniversity of Vienna and Linkoping University
LocationVienna Austria
VenueUniversity of Vienna
Contact Wńhringer Stra▀e 29 1090 Vienna Austria Tel: , Email:
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This is Long Term Care Conference: Transforming Aging Together. Biennial Global Aging Conference

Date(s)17-19 September 2019
OrganisationOntario Long Term Care Association and Global Ageing Network
LocationToronto Canada
VenueBeanfield Centre
Contact Beanfield Centre 100 Princes' Blvd, Suite 1 Toronto ON M6K 3C3 Tel: , Email:
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APCSW Annual Conference.

Date(s)20 September 2019
OrganisationAssociation of Palliative Care Social Workers (APCSW)
LocationLondon
VenueFriends House
Contact 173 - 177 Euston Road London NW1 2BJ Tel: , Email:
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RCN Foundation Care Homes Summit 2019

Date(s)23 September 2019
OrganisationRoyal College of Nursing
LocationLondon
VenueRCN
Contact 20 Cavendish Square London W1G 0RN Tel: , Email:
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Creative Arts and Dementia. Developing Best Practice

Date(s)24 September 2019
OrganisationJournal of Dementia Care, Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN) and National Activity Providers Association (NAPA)
LocationBirmingham
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Mental Health 2019: Achieving the Five Year Forward View

Date(s)26 September 2019
OrganisationGovconnect
LocationLondon
Speaker(s)Claire Murdoch, National Mental Health Director, NHS England
VenueRoyal Society of Medicine
Contact 1 Wimpole Street London W1G 0AE Tel: , Email:
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Navigating the Tides of Ageing Together: CAG 2019

Date(s)24-26 October 2019
OrganisationCanadian Association of Gerontology
LocationMoncton Canada
VenueDelta Hotel
Contact 750 Main Street Moncton New Brunswick Canada Tel: , Email:
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14th UK Dementia Congress

Date(s)5-7 November 2019
OrganisationJournal of Dementia Care
LocationDoncaster
VenueDoncaster Racecourse
Contact Leger Way Doncaster DN2 6BB Tel: , Email:
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British Geriatrics Society Autumn Meeting 2019

Date(s)6-8 November 2019
OrganisationBritish Geriatrics Society
LocationLeicester England
VenueCurve Theatre
Contact 60 Rutland Street Leicester LE1 1SB Tel: , Email:
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National Children and Adult Services Conference 2019

Date(s)20-22 November 2019
OrganisationAssociation of Directors of Children's Services, Directors of Adult Social Services and Local Government Association
LocationBournemouth England
DetailsAn annual event for councillors, directors, senior officers, directors of public health, policy makers and service managers, and any individuals or organisations with responsibilities for children and adults services in the statutory, voluntary and private sector.
VenueBournemouth International Centre
Contact Exeter Road Bournemouth BH2 5BH Tel: , Email:
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1st World Congress on Falls and Postural Stability

Date(s)4-7 December 2019
OrganisationBritish Geriatrics Society
LocationKuala Lumpur Malaysia
VenueKuala Lumpur Convention Centre
Contact Traders Hotel Kuala Lumpur Jalan Pinang Kuala Lumpur 50088 Malaysia Tel: , Email: secretariat@wcfps2019.org
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The Future of Ageing 2019

Date(s)5 December 2019
OrganisationILC-UK
LocationLondon
DetailsNo further details.
VenueWellcome Trust
Contact Gibbs Building 215 Euston Road London NW1 2BE Tel: , Email: events@ilcuk.org.uk
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Aging in America

Date(s)24-27 March 2020
OrganisationAmerican Society on Aging
LocationAtlanta United States
VenueHyatt Regency Atlanta
Contact 265 Peachtree St NE Atlanta GA 30303 USA Tel: , Email:
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Aging in America

Date(s)6-9 April 2021
OrganisationAmerican Society on Aging
LocationSan Diego United States
VenueManchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Contact 1 Market Place San Diego CA 92101 USA Tel: , Email:
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