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EPIC Conference: Cognitive Health & Dementia

May 29, 2023 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EDT



Join us for EPIC presentations from AGE-WELL and EPIC-AT students, postdoctoral fellows, research staff, early career researchers (ECRs) and their stakeholders as they share their research in the “Cognitive Health & Dementia” Challenge Area.

The  “Cognitive Health & Dementia” Challenge Area focuses on technology-based solutions that promote cognitive health and active lifestyles to help delay the onset of cognitive decline and provide assistance to those already experiencing impairment.

Chair:   Frank Knoefel, Bruyere Research Institute  
  COMPAs: An app to Break Social Isolation & Promote Person-Centered Communication Between People Living With Dementia and Their Caregivers in Long-Term Care Centers  

Barbara Delacourt, Centre de recherche de l’Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal 


  Time Perceptions in Dementia: A Scoping Review with an Examination of AgeTech Opportunities and Challenges  

Natasha Gallant, University of Regina 


  MATCH: a mixed-reality assistive technology for cognition for older adults with neurocognitive disorders  

Guillaume Spalla, Université de Sherbrooke 


  Genevieve Zletni, person with lived experience

For more details and to download the EPIC Conference Program, see here: https://agewell-nce.ca/epic-conference


May 29, 2023
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EDT