Western Canadian Conference on Dementia Care

March 3-4, 2016 | Metropolitan Hotel | Vancouver, BC


Confirmed Speakers

Dan Levitt, MSc., CHE
Executive Director
Tabor Village
Adjunct Professor, Gerontology
Simon Fraser University
Tony Baena
Vice President
BC Seniors Living Association (BCSLA)
Erin Bampton
Director, Quality Improvement
The Good Samaritan Society
Patricia (Trish) Barbato
Senior Vice President, Innovation
and Strategic Partnerships
Revera Inc.
Dr. Cécile Bensimon
Director of Ethics, Canadian Medical Association
Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ottawa
Jennifer Mabugat Chan, RN, BScBA, GNC©
Director of Care/Clinical Lead
Lifestyle Options Retirement Communities
Jessica Chisholm
Unit Manager
Good Samaritan Society
Cynthia Dunn
CEO/Director of Care
Choice Dementia Services
Stan Fisher
St. Michael’s Health Care
Sharon Galloway
Professional Practice Director, Residential Practice
Vancouver Coastal Health
Jasjit Gill
VCH Dementia C.A.R.E Team Lead
Vancouver Residential Practice Team
Dr. MaryLou Harrigan
Project Manager, Provincial Tertiary Mental Health
Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine UBC
Maria Howard
Alzheimer Society of B.C.
Martha Jane Lewis
Executive Director
BC Centre for Elder Advocacy and Support
Renate K. Sainsbury
General Manager
Lifestyle Options Retirement Communities
Jo-Ann Tait
Director Elder Care and Palliative Services
Providence Health Care
Karen Tyrell
Personalized Dementia Solutions Inc.