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CADENZA Symposium 2011: Caring for People with Dementia: Needs and Services

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Officiating guests and honourable speakers.
(Front row, from left)
Professor Chan Cheung-ming, Alfred BBS, JP, Chairman of Elderly Commission
Professor June Andrews, Director of The Dementia Services Development Centre, University of Stirling
Professor Jean Woo, CADENZA Project Director
Dr Rita Fan Hsu Lai Tai GBM, GBS, JP, Steward of The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Professor John P Burns, Dean of Faculty of Social Sciences,
The University of Hong Kong
Mrs Kao May Wan Gwen, Chairman of Board of Governors of Charles K Kao Foundation for Alzheimer's Disease
Professor Fok Tai-fai, Dean of Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
(Back row, from left)
Professor Timothy Kwok, Director of Jockey Club Centre for Positive Ageing
Professor Diana Lee, Director of CADENZA Training Programme, Chair Professor of Nursing and Director, The Nethersole School of Nursing of The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Mr Douglas So, Executive Director, Charities, The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Ms Imelda Chan, Executive Manager, Charities, The Hong Kong Jockey Club


Welcoming remarks by Professor Roland T Chin, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, The University of Hong Kong to over 400 symposium participants.


Opening address by Dr Rita Fan Hsu Lai Tai GBM, GBS, JP, Steward of The Hong Kong Jockey Club.


Officiating address by Professor Chan Cheung-ming, Alfred BBS, JP, Chairman of Elderly Commission.


Professor June Andrews, Director of The Dementia Services Development Centre, University of Stirling emphasises that education and cultural change is key in improvement of dementia care.


Professor Timothy Kwok, Director of Jockey Club Centre for Positive Ageing suggests that social and medical service providers should take a dementia perspective in order to provide quality dementia care.


Mrs Kao May Wan Gwen, Chairman of Board of Governors of Charles K Kao Foundation for Alzheimer's Disease stresses the importance of rising public awareness and understanding of dementia and dementia care.



Speakers and participants discuss the issues of dementia care service needs in the public forum.


Participants are updated the latest developments of CADENZA at the publication corner.

 
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Welcoming address by Mr Douglas So, Executive Director, Charities, The Hong Kong Jockey Club.


Opening address by Ms Christine Fang BBS JP, Chief Executive, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service.


Officiating address by Dr the Hon Leong Che-hung GBM GBS JP, Chairman, Elderly Commission.


Officiating guests at the CADENZA Workshop Series Kick-off Ceremony.
(From left)
Dr the Hon Leong Che-hung GBM GBS JP, Chairman, Elderly Commission
Professor Jean Woo, CADENZA Project Director
Mr Douglas So, Executive Director, Charities, The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Ms Christine Fang BBS JP, Chief Executive, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service


Officiating guests, CADENZA Fellows and other honourable guests.


CADENZA Workshop Series: Workshop One on insomnia treatments for older people.

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