Care in Later Life - What Care, Who Cares?!!
Wednesday 17 October 2012
10.00am - 4.00pm
(tea & coffee served from 9.30am)
Healthcare focused conference hosted by Chichester Cathedral in Vicars' Hall
To discuss and debate:
Should we add years to life if we cannot add life to years?
The challenges and opportunities of an ageing population?
How do we plan for a long life, a sudden death or dementia?
How do we care for people who live on their own, but feel isolated and lonely?
What is the role of the Geriatrician in later life care?
What does the future hold for all of us?
Professor Bobbie Farsides
Professor of Clinical and Biomedical Ethics at Brighton & Sussex Medical School
Canon Dr James Woodward
Canon Steward of St George's Windsor and author of: Valuing Age, Pastoral Ministry with Older People
Dr Sue Eckstein
Lecturer in Clinical and Biomedical Ethics at BSMS, writer and blogger
Dr Craig Brown
Chair of the British Holistic Medical Association
Dr Andrew Mott
Retired Principal in General Practice, Arundel & GP Sub Dean, BSMS
Dr Graeme Dewhurst
Consultant Physician for the Elderly and Stroke Care. St Richard's Hospital Chichester and Associate Dean BSMS
Cost £20.00 to include refreshments and lunch
To book please contact Sue Atkins: email: email@example.com
Phone: 01273 425799. Address: Chichester Diocesan Office, Church House, 211 New Church Road, Hove, BN3 4ED
Following the conference there will be an optional informal service of prayers held in the Cathedral for heath and healing followed by Evening Prayer