International Conference on
Palliative Dementia Care, Belfast,
8th – 10th May 2019

Programme Overview

Wednesday 8th May
Morning
Exhibition Set Up
Afternoon
Exhibition Set Up
Registration Open 15:00-18:00
Evening
Welcome Reception
City Hall Belfast
Thursday 9th May
Morning
Registration
Welcome
Keynotes
Panel Discussion
Parallel Sessions
Afternoon
Keynotes
Interactive Sessions
Parallel Sessions
Panel Discussions
Evening
Gala Dinner
Europa Hotel
Friday 10th May
Morning
Keynotes
Interactive Sessions
Panel Discussion
Parallel Sessions
Afternoon
Keynotes
Panel Discussion
Parallel Sessions
Evening
Depart

Keynotes and Panel Discussions for ICPDC 2019

Introductions
Welcome

Heather Weir, CEO Northern Ireland Hospice

Introductory Keynote Speaker
Opening Remarks

Mr. Richard Pengelly, Permanent Secretary for Health, NI

Setting the Scene
Voice and Influence:
What is living and dying with Dementia like?
What should Healthcare Professionals be considering?

Patients/Carers Dementia
Dementia NI
TIDE

Keynote 1
Palliative Dementia Perspective: Why Get Married?
Why is Palliative Care Important in Dementia

Prof. Colm Cunningham, HammondCare Australia
Heather Weir, CEO Northern Ireland Hospice

Keynote 2
Hospice Enabled Dementia Partnerships : Northern Ireland Hospices Journey
Evaluation Report: Hospice Enabled Dementia Partnerships

Jo Ballentine, Northern Ireland Hospice
Professor Joanne Reid, Queens University Belfast
Keynote 2b Panel Discussion
Living and Dying Well with Dementia
What is Happening Globally re Palliative Dementia Approach

Tracey Bleakley, CEO Hospice UK
Prof. Colm Cunningham, HammondCare Australia

Prof. Jenny van der Steen, Leiden University Medical Center

Keynote 2c                                                                                                                     
Ethical Considerations of Digital Wearables in Palliative Dementia Care

                                                                                        Prof. Shailey Minocha, Open University

Keynote 3
Goals of Care
Using a Palliative Approach to Care, Anytime, Any Place, Anyone?
Care Pathways used Globally in Palliative/Dementia Care and Their Challenges
EMBDED-Care Programme                                                                                                             Admiral Nursing: A case management approach to palliative care in dementia

Prof. Jenny van der Steen, Leiden University Medical Center
Catherine Evans, Kings College London
Dr. Karen Harrison Denning, Dementia UK

Panel Discussion
Current best practice and research in palliative dementia care. Are we heading in the right direction?
Prof. Jenny van der Steen, Leiden University Medical Center
Dr. Karen Harrison Denning, Dementia UK
Catherine Evans, Kings College London
Concurrent Sessions
Session 1/Room 1 EOLC in Dementia 

Chair Kevin Brazil, Care Comfort Booklet Queens University Belfast                                                                Other speakers TBA

Session 2/Room 2 Use of Alternative Therapies for Symptom Management in Palliative Dementia                                                                                                         
Use of Complementary Therapy in PDC
Chair TBA                                                                            Lead Speaker: Jo Hockley, Namaste                              Mary Rose Scott
Session 3/Room 3 Innovations in Palliative Dementia Care Speakers TBA
Introductions
Welcome

Jo Ballentine

Introductory Keynote Speaker

Opening Remarks

Introductory Keynote Speaker: Voice of Dementia
Public Health Approach to Palliative Dementia Care
Dementia/NI TIDE

Keynote 4
Choice
Reality of Choice in Healthcare for Someone with Dementia and their Carers?
Role of Advanced Care Planning in Palliative Dementia
Legal Aspects of Care in Palliative Dementia

 

 

Prof. Luc Deliens, Ghent University
Agnes Houston, HammondCare/TIDE

 

 

Carer Journey
Carer of patient with dementia sharing their story regarding choice
Concurrent Sessions
Session 4/Room 4 Advanced Care Planning

Session 5/Room 5 Palliative Dementia Education
NIH PCLA

Sue Foster, Holistic Cert

Session 6/Room 6 Innovative Approaches Symptom Management in Palliative Dementia
Keynote 6
Leadership for Change, Building Capacity Through Innovation
“Leap of Faith Moments”
Developing Partnerships

 

Bernadine McCrory, Director Alzheimer Society NI
Other Speakers TBC

Concurrent Sessions
Session 7/Room 7 Engagement
Engagement With Carers
Role of Engagement with Person with Dementia
                                                                                                Anna Gaughan, TIDE                                                Alzheimer Society NI
Session 8/Room 8 Dementia Design
Dementia Environments
NIH Dementia Friendly Build        
Mary Marshall, HammondCare                        Consarc/NIH Build Team

Session 9/Room 9 Partnership Approach

Partnership Across the World

 

Julie Christie, HEDP/HammondCare

Panel Discussion
Future of Palliative Dementia Care, How to Stay Happily Married
Presentation of Poster Awards
Heather Weir, CEO NI Hospice
Prof. Colm Cunningham, HammondCare Australia
Tracey Bleakley, CEO Hospice UK
Dr. Karen Harrison Denning, Dementia UK
Final Keynote
“Message to leave you with”
Heather Weir, CEO NI Hospice
Wednesday 8th May Thursday 9th May Friday 10th May
Morning Registration
Opening Address Keynote Address Keynote Address
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Afternoon Lunch Lunch Lunch
Keynote Address Keynote Address
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Coffee Break Coffee Break
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Evening Welcome Reception, City Hall Conference Dinner
Wednesday 8th May Thursday 9th May Friday 10th May
Morning Registration
Opening Address Keynote Address Keynote Address
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Afternoon Lunch Lunch Lunch
Keynote Address Keynote Address
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Coffee Break Coffee Break
Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions
Evening Welcome Reception, City Hall Conference Dinner

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