Living Well With Dementia: a REPoD Conference

Service- Communication- Collaboration
Living well with Dementia: a REPoD Conference
(Incorporating an Admiral Nurse Roadshow and presentation)
29th September 2015
10.00-16.00 – The Wharf, Tavistock
Share the experience of carers. Discover what’s happening in research and technology to improve the lives of those with a dementia and their carers. Learn about the efforts of those in Rotary to serve their communities. Find out more about Dementia UK and Admiral Nurses and how they support families living with dementia.

Graham Coiley BSc Hons (Nursing)
Director Amano Technology
Council Member British Assistive Technology
Tim Jones MA
Nurse Consultant Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Alan Payne CMG
Former UK Ambassador and Carer

Stephen Pearson MB ChB Medicine
Consultant in Old Age Psychiatry
Devon Partnership NHS Trust
Dementia Speciality Lead, NIHR Clinical Research
Admiral Nurses – Dementia UK
Living well with Dementia: a REPoD Conference

9.30am – 10am Reception and Registration: refreshments provided
10am – 10.15am REPoD, the story so far: Dr. Geri Parlby

10.15am – 11am Dementia Research News: Dr Stephen Pearson

11am – 11. 30am Carers’ Journeys: Alan Payne

11.30am –11.45am Refreshment break

11.45am – 12.15pm What is a Dementia Friendly Community? Tony Parker

12.15pm – 12.45pm Wadebridge Memory Café, 7 years of sharing memories over
a cuppa: Tim Jones

12.45pm – 1.30pm Light lunch available from the Coffee Shop

1.30pm – 2.15pm Cognitive Stimulation and Dementia: Rosie Perdikeas

2.15pm – 3pm Gadgets for Good: Graham Coiley

3pm – 3.45pm Admiral Nurses – how they support families living with dementia

4pm Safe journey!

The Wharf
Plymouth Road, Tavistock
PL19 8AY – Adjacent to Tavistock’s main car park: 2 minute walk from Bus station.
Full details and facilities available wwwtavistockwharf.com