Compassionate Care in Residential Aged Care – Pre and During COVID19
We are pleased to invite you to our free National Palliative Care Week online sector forum, where Professor Susan Kurrle will be talking about compassionate care in Residential Aged Care facilities, both before and during COVID-19.
- Free online sector forum for National Palliative Care Week
- Topic is Compassionate Care in Residential Aged Care – Pre and During COVID-19
- Presenter is Professor Susan Kurrle
- Tuesday 26 May 2020, 8:30 to 10:00am
A geriatrician practising at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital in northern Sydney and at Batemans Bay Hospital in southern NSW, Professor Kurrle’s research and practice interests centre on dementia and frailty, successful ageing, and improving care for older people in residential care.
Many of you may remember Professor Kurrle from her involvement as medical adviser and commentator for the award-winning ABC documentary series Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds which aired last year. She has been working on implementing a similar model of care in residential aged care facilities and community centres across Australia.
A Q&A session will follow Professor Kurrle’s presentation. For those unable to participate, Professor Kurrle’s presentation will be uploaded to our website after the forum.
Please register on Eventbrite here.