17th Alzheimer’s Australia Biennial National Dementia Conference 2017

Advanced Dementia; a case study
Advanced Dementia; a case study
Bob Leicester
Advanced Personal Planning Following a Diagnosis of dementia
Advanced Personal Planning Following a Diagnosis of dementia
Jamie Bryant
An innovative educational approach to improving cross-cultural dementia care for residents
An innovative educational approach to improving cross-cultural dementia care for residents
Anita De Bellis
Are we 'Failing to Maintain' people with dementia in hospital? Investigating nursing environments and patient outcomes.
Are we 'Failing to Maintain' people with dementia in hospital? Investigating nursing environments and patient outcomes.
Kasia Bail
Breaking down the taboo of sexuality in residential aged care:  A guide for partners and families
Breaking down the taboo of sexuality in residential aged care: A guide for partners and families
Deirdre Fetherstonhaugh
Bredesen Protocol - Simplified/explained
Bredesen Protocol - Simplified/explained
Val Schache
Bridging the gap between clinical trials and community care: translating an evidence-based memory group for people with mild cognitive impairment into a community-based organisation
Bridging the gap between clinical trials and community care: translating an evidence-based memory group for people with mild cognitive impairment into a community-based organisation
Glynda Kinsella
Can Protein and Vitamin D Supplementation Enhance the Cognitive Benefits of Resistance Training in Type 2 Diabetics?
Can Protein and Vitamin D Supplementation Enhance the Cognitive Benefits of Resistance Training in Type 2 Diabetics?
Helen Macpherson
Commonalities and differences of health-related quality of life for people living with dementia, carers and community
Commonalities and differences of health-related quality of life for people living with dementia, carers and community
Alyssa Welch
Creative Ways to Care – Stories from carers
Creative Ways to Care – Stories from carers
Susan Leake
Developing an system-wide economic evaluation framework for dementia interventions: a participatory approach
Developing an system-wide economic evaluation framework for dementia interventions: a participatory approach
Kim-Huong Nguyen
Developing the Dignity in Care Questionnaire
Developing the Dignity in Care Questionnaire
Louise Heuzenroeder
Development of a Consumer Companion Guide to the new Australian Clinical Practice Guidelines and Principles of Care for People with Dementia
Development of a Consumer Companion Guide to the new Australian Clinical Practice Guidelines and Principles of Care for People with Dementia
Jane Thompson
Development of an assessment tool for HIV community based health care professionals, to detect people with HIV who may be at risk of HIV associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND)
Development of an assessment tool for HIV community based health care professionals, to detect people with HIV who may be at risk of HIV associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND)
Denise Cummins
Does hearing loss undermine memory collaboration in elderly couples?
Does hearing loss undermine memory collaboration in elderly couples?
Amanda Barnier
EFFECTS OF MULTIMODAL TRAINING ON DUAL-TASK PERFORMANCE IN ELDERLY WITH ALZHEIMER DISEASE: A PILOT RANDOMIZED TRIAL
EFFECTS OF MULTIMODAL TRAINING ON DUAL-TASK PERFORMANCE IN ELDERLY WITH ALZHEIMER DISEASE: A PILOT RANDOMIZED TRIAL
Felipe de Oliveira Silva
Evaluate the reliability, validity and utility of the End of Life Care Pathway for people in the terminal stage of dementia; a mixed method study
Evaluate the reliability, validity and utility of the End of Life Care Pathway for people in the terminal stage of dementia; a mixed method study
Carolyn Bourke
Facilitating early and realistic conversations to reduce family stress and enable people with dementia to express their wishes
Facilitating early and realistic conversations to reduce family stress and enable people with dementia to express their wishes
Eswen Chaffey
Food Matters! - the under-appreciated power of nutrition in maintaining capacity, nurturing and enriching life in dementia
Food Matters! - the under-appreciated power of nutrition in maintaining capacity, nurturing and enriching life in dementia
Ngaire Hobbins
Gathering and utilising consumer perceptions of the impact of dementia: The benefits of identifying unmet needs
Gathering and utilising consumer perceptions of the impact of dementia: The benefits of identifying unmet needs
Elise Mansfield
General Practice clinical data help identify dementia hotspots: a novel geospatial analysis approach
General Practice clinical data help identify dementia hotspots: a novel geospatial analysis approach
Nasser Bagheri
How Alzheimer’s Australia identifies and addresses key support needs of people with a diagnosis of dementia and their family support networks
How Alzheimer’s Australia identifies and addresses key support needs of people with a diagnosis of dementia and their family support networks
Bernadette Milsted
Interprofessional Education in Aged Care Supporting People with Dementia – The IPEAC Toolkit
Interprofessional Education in Aged Care Supporting People with Dementia – The IPEAC Toolkit
Angelita Martini
Investigating the effects of a DHA fish oil supplement on cognitive performance in older adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment: Neuro-psychological data from the baseline and 6-month testing sessions
Investigating the effects of a DHA fish oil supplement on cognitive performance in older adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment: Neuro-psychological data from the baseline and 6-month testing sessions
Alexia Mengelberg
Keeping Carers in Focus
Keeping Carers in Focus
Susan Leake
Key elements of ‘meaningful activity’ for older adults with dementia
Key elements of ‘meaningful activity’ for older adults with dementia
Laura Tierney
Listening to the voices of people with dementia: A review of the qualitative literature on experiences of permanent transition to long-term residential care
Listening to the voices of people with dementia: A review of the qualitative literature on experiences of permanent transition to long-term residential care
Jessica Young
Prevention and treatment
Prevention and treatment
Reuben Ong
Moving beyond Conventional Medicine to Stay Ahead of the Race: A Personalized Protocol Based on the Latest Scientific Research for Genetic, Lifestyle, & Metabolic Factors of Alzheimer’s disease
Moving beyond Conventional Medicine to Stay Ahead of the Race: A Personalized Protocol Based on the Latest Scientific Research for Genetic, Lifestyle, & Metabolic Factors of Alzheimer’s disease
Allison McKeany
Not being Believed = Abuse or Finding Lewy
Not being Believed = Abuse or Finding Lewy
Val Schache
The DAAT - The Dementia Awareness Advocacy Team in Action
The DAAT - The Dementia Awareness Advocacy Team in Action
Dubhglas Taylor
Externalizing and Triangulating Dementia
Externalizing and Triangulating Dementia
Eileen Taylor
PALZ – Professionals with Alzheimer’s
PALZ – Professionals with Alzheimer’s
Cathy Roth
Pausing in the everyday conversation of people with Alzheimer’s disease
Pausing in the everyday conversation of people with Alzheimer’s disease
Tom Morris
Profiles of cognitive impairments in an elderly community sample: A latent class analysis
Profiles of cognitive impairments in an elderly community sample: A latent class analysis
Junhong Yu
Relatives’ perspectives on the use of chemical restraint for persons with dementia in residential aged care.
Relatives’ perspectives on the use of chemical restraint for persons with dementia in residential aged care.
Anita De Bellis
SEARCHING FOR THE WINDOWS OF JOY IN THE MIDST OF AN FTD DIAGNOSIS
SEARCHING FOR THE WINDOWS OF JOY IN THE MIDST OF AN FTD DIAGNOSIS
Helen James
Senior policy makers’ perspectives and understanding of ‘Dignity of Risk’ in aged care.  [Original work]
Senior policy makers’ perspectives and understanding of ‘Dignity of Risk’ in aged care. [Original work]
Marta Woolford
Social Dementia
Social Dementia
Tara McDonald
Start Talking: Supporting people living with dementia through advance care planning, an education program for health care workers
Start Talking: Supporting people living with dementia through advance care planning, an education program for health care workers
Karen Detering
The Brief Assessment of Social Skills: Performance related to real world outcomes for people with a diagnosis of dementia
The Brief Assessment of Social Skills: Performance related to real world outcomes for people with a diagnosis of dementia
Michelle Kelly
The Cabrini Community Cognition and Dementia Service: A private, comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to clinical support
The Cabrini Community Cognition and Dementia Service: A private, comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to clinical support
Luke Smith
The development of a ‘Carer Controlled Health Record’ to support family carers and health professionals caring for a person living with dementia in hospital
The development of a ‘Carer Controlled Health Record’ to support family carers and health professionals caring for a person living with dementia in hospital
Deirdre Fetherstonhaugh
The evolving landscape of consumer/community/public involvement in dementia research in Australia: A personal perspective
The evolving landscape of consumer/community/public involvement in dementia research in Australia: A personal perspective
Jane Thompson
The Prevalence of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Memory Clinic Attendees.
The Prevalence of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Memory Clinic Attendees.
Sharni Wilkes
The Prevalence, Importance and Determination of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Early Dementia Populations: A Review
The Prevalence, Importance and Determination of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Early Dementia Populations: A Review
Sharni Wilkes
Using photovoice as a strategy to develop empathy in students of dementia care.
Using photovoice as a strategy to develop empathy in students of dementia care.
Susanne Becker
Walking together through the fog in a purple hat
Walking together through the fog in a purple hat
Robyn Leslie
XanADu: A Phase II trial of Xanamem in mild Alzheimer's disease
XanADu: A Phase II trial of Xanamem in mild Alzheimer's disease
Bill Ketelbey
A Journey with Dementia – Positives & Challenges; Cultural Perspective
A Journey with Dementia – Positives & Challenges; Cultural Perspective
Pushpa Jayakody
A new model of early dementia detection: General practice led dementia screening in the rural setting
A new model of early dementia detection: General practice led dementia screening in the rural setting
Rebecca Disler