Upcoming Events



Wednesday April 4, 14:00-15:00

Transforming the Culture of Dementia Care, with Dr. Allen Power, Schlegel Chair in Aging and Dementia Innovation

Room 200, 2080 West Mall, Vancouver, UBC School of Social Work


Wednesday April 11, 12:30-14:00

Helena Choir – Considering Evidence in Music and Dementia Programs, with David Lemon, Founder and Executive Director of the Health Arts Society

Room T206, 2011 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, UBC School of Nursing

The April 11 colloquium will be webcast. You can join from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/999040037

You can also dial in using your phone.  Canada: +1 (647) 497-9373  Access Code: 999-040-037

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From April 3-17, 2018, CAREY welcomes Dr. Gemma Jones for a multi-day, multi-site, series of workshops, seminars, and information sessions, on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia care, with the goal of establishing Alzheimer Cafés in Greater Vancouver and beyond. See their website for details and registration.



13th International Conference on the Arts in Society, June 27-29, 2018, Vancouver – ABSTRACTS DUE MARCH 27

Canadian Association on Gerontology, October 18-20, 2018, Vancouver – ABSTRACTS DUE APRIL 16



The Exchange is an informal gathering of graduate students and post-doctoral scholars who get together on the last Friday of every month to raise new questions about aging and dementia, and to explore new ideas for research. All are welcome!

When: Friday March 30, 2018, 4 pm

Where: 2080 West Mall, Room 322, School of Social Work, UBC