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DAA Quarterly Meeting - 12th February 2014

Event Date:
Wednesday 12 February 2014
COT, Borough

Agenda and Presentations on the day

9:30am Registration and refreshments

10:00am Welcome from Chair – Prof Graham Stokes, Director of dementia care at Bupa/ DAA co-Chair

10:10am College of Occupational Therapists - Karin Tancock, Professional Affairs Officer for Older People

10:25am Experience of living with comorbidities - Peter Ashley, living with dementia

10:40am Alzheimer’s Society – Ndidi Okonta, Services Manager

11:00am Action Plan Creating: What would be your ideal Action Plan for other organisations focusing on diseases e.g. diabetes, cancer, arthritis, heart disease, physical disability, hearing loss etc.

12:00pm Update on DAA - Simon Kitchen, Executive Lead

12:15pm Lunch

13:15pm Standards for Oral Health Care and Dementia - Vicki Jones, British Society of Gerodontology

13:30pm Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care, Uni. Of Hertfordshire Dr Frances Bunn, Senior Research Fellow in Evidence Based Practice

13:45pm Diabetes UK Jackie Watts, Clinical Advisor

14:00pm Break

14:15pm Macmillan Cancer Support Mike Hobday, Director of Policy & Research

14:30pm Thomas Pocklington Trust Dr Catherine Dennison, Head of Research- Health and Wellbeing

14:45pm Parkinson’s UK Steve Ford, Chief Executive

15:00pm G8 & other AOB Prof Alistair Burns, National Clinical Director for Dementia at NHS England

15:25pm Closing remarks - Prof Graham Stokes, Director of dementia care at Bupa/ DAA co-Chair

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