Resource Webinar 2

Transforming to Integrated Community-Based Services for Older Albertans

Goals of the Webinar

  • To learn from international, national and local experts about opportunities to transform community -based services.
  • To provide input on priorities for action.

Speakers and Speaker Slides

  • Dr. Marie Anne Essam MB BS MRCGP MBA, General Practitioner, Pathfinder Practice, Hertfordshire, UK and Clinical Lead and Ambassador for Social Prescribing. “ The Potential for Social Prescribing as an Important Change in Service Delivery”
  • Kahir Lalji, M.A., CPG, Provincial Director, Government Relations & Programs, United Way British Columbia, “Healthy Aging in BC – A Community Based Model”

  • Karen McDonald, MBA, Executive Director of Sage Seniors Association, Edmonton, and Chair of the Healthy Aging Alberta Initiative, “Moving Towards an Integrated Healthy Aging Community-Based Service System for Older Adults in Alberta”

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