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ASRP supported conferences

2016 Conference support recipients

Dr. Alex Mihailidis

Conference Support: $4,000
Title of Conference: AGE-WELL Conference & Annual General Meeting
Dates: October 18-20, 2016
Location: Montreal, QC

Dr. Dalia Gottlieb-Tanaka

Conference Support: $5,000
Title of Conference: CECD 7th International Conference: Creativity & Aging
Dates: September 8-10, 2016
Location: Vernon, BC
Conference registration and program details

Drs. Sebastien Hebert and Cheryl Wellington

Conference Support: $10,000
Title of Conference: 2nd Canadian Alzheimer’s Disease Basic Research Symposium (CANAD)
Dates: October 4-5, 2016
Location: Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, Vancouver, BC

Dr. Sylvie Belleville

Conference Support: $7,500
Title of Conference: CIMA-Q Science Day 2016
Dates: May 11, 2016
Location: Lady Davis Institute, Montreal, QC
Conference registration and program details

2015 Conference support recipients

Drs. Carole Estabrooks, Howard Feldman and Carol Herbert

Conference Support: $10,000
Title of Conference: The Dementia Challenge: Facing the Rising Tide by 2015 and Mobilizing a pan-Canadian Action Plan
Dates: September 17, 2015
Location: Ottawa, ON

Dr. Ron Keren

Conference Support: $10,000
Title of Conference: The Canadian Conference on Dementia
Dates: October 1-3, 2015
Location: Ottawa, ON
Conference registration and program details

Dr. Tim Stainton

Conference Support: $10,000
Title of Conference: Claiming Full Citizenship: International Conference on Self Determination, Personalization and Individualized Funding
Dates: October 15-17, 2015
Location: Hyatt Regency, Vancouver, BC

Hosted by the Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship at the University of British Columbia together with a variety of partners, this event provided an important opportunity for the dementia and disability communities of knowledge, research and policy development to interact and learn from one another. Read Dr. Stainton’s blog about his experience at the conference.

2014 Conference support recipients

Dr. Dalia Gottlieb-Tanaka

Conference Support: $5,000
Title of Conference: Creative Expression in Aging and in Dementia
Dates: July 3-27, 2014
Location: The Ferry Building Gallery in West Vancouver, British Columbia
Download the conference program

The Society for the Arts in Dementia Care celebrated its 10th anniversary by displaying highlights of their permanent art collection produced by people living with dementia. More than 2,500 people visited the gallery over a period of three weeks. Read Dr. Dalia Gottlieb-Tanaka account of the event, A celebration of creativity.

Dr. Linda Lee

Conference Support: $9,950
Title of Conference: Planning Meeting to Evaluate Health System Impacts of an Integrated Primary Care-Based Model of Dementia Management for Seniors
Dates: September and November 2014
Location: Toronto, Ontario

Drs. Brown and Stuss

Conference Support: $10,000
Title of Conference: Data Oriented Systems of Dementia Care
Location: Toronto, Ontario

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), in partnership with the Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation (IHPME) and the Ontario Brain Institute (OBI), hosted an event exploring the role that big data can play in improving dementia research and care. Read more about this event.


Last Updated: 04/13/16
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