Caring for Older People in an Ageing Society: A Singapore Casebook

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP

Caring For Older People In An Ageing Society

Date: May 24, 2017
Time: 8am - 1.30pm 
Venue: Shaw Foundation Alumni House
Registration: Free (max 30)

 

 

 

AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE EVENT
Official Launch at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

CARING FOR OLDER PEOPLE IN AN AGEING SOCIETY

A Singapore Bioethics Casebook (Second Edition)

LAUNCHING 24 May 2017
CARING FOR OLDER PEOPLE
IN AN AGEING SOCIETY

                                                                                                                                                           

You are warmly invited to a pre-conference event, held in conjunction with ICCEC 2017 to mark the launch of a new edition of The Singapore Bioethics Casebook.

This unique web-based learning resource is created by the NUS Centre for Biomedical Ethics at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine in collaboration with over 180 Singapore healthcare and social care practitioners in Singapore, and academic consultants from The Hastings Center, New York, and The Ethox Centre, University of Oxford.

8:30–1:30pm, Shaw Foundation Alumni House

  Programme
07:15 Transportation from Grand Copthorne Waterfront to Shaw Foundation Alumni House

08:00 – 08:30

Registration

08:30 – 09:00

Opening Remarks and Launch of The Bioethics Casebook Second Edition

09:00 - 10:30

Plenary 1: What are the challenges faced by professionals and volunteers caring for older people in the community?

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE

11:00 - 12:30

Plenary 2: What supports older people and their caregivers at home? What common challenges do they face?
12:30 - 13:30 LUNCH
13:45 Transportation from Shaw Foundation Alumini House to Grand Copthorne Waterfront

 

Deadline for Registration
1 May, 2017