Tuesday November 10, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM MST
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Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (Room 2-140)
11405 87 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9

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OR attend via video or teleconference by registering here on the VC Scheduler!


Emily Dymchuk

Family/Staff Relationships in Continuing Care

On behalf of the Institute for Continuing Care Education and Research (ICCER), please join us to discuss the importance of family/staff relationships in continuing care, including how to establish and maintain these relationships. The session will include the perspectives of 3 speakers as well as a panel of family members!


Please arrive early to get a seat as we will be starting promptly at 9:00 AM! 

9:00 - 9:15 AM: Welcome and introductions

9:15 - 11:00 AM: Panel presentations

  • Erika Goble, PhD, Manager, Research, Academic Research & Development, NorQuest College - "It's the Little Things that Count: Family and Staff Perspectives on Behaviours that Support Relationships"
  • Gary Goldsand, Clinical Ethicist and Assistant Clinical Professor, John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta - "When Sharing Fails: Ethical Strategies for Clinicians when Surrogates Disagree"
  • Professor E. Sharon Brintnell, OT, Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Alberta - "What Families and Patients say about their needs and interactions with Professionals" 

11:00 - 11:30 AM: Family panel

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Q & A

*Seats are now full! Registration to attend in-person at Edmonton Clinic Health Academy is now CLOSED*

Attendance via video and teleconference is still available for this session! To attend by video or teleconference, you must register on the VC Scheduler.
Note that ICCER has reserved room 10331 at the Rockyview General Hospital in Calgary and is available for registration on the scheduler in addition to other available sites.