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Dr. Samir Sinha: Potential Promise, Pitfalls & Peril of Mobile Technologies in Care for Ageing Population

Friday, March 31st @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

The Potential Promise, Pitfalls and Peril of Mobile Technologies in Enabling Care for Our Ageing Population

Join the School for the second presentation in its 50th Anniversary Speaker Series. Speaking on the theme of The Impact of Mobile Technology, Dr. Sinha will explore some of the promising aspects that futurists tell us technology will deliver and what the early perils and pitfalls have taught us on our journey to find better ways to care for our ageing populating. Dr. Sinha is a highly regarded clinician and international expert in the care of older adults. He has consulted and advised governments and health care organizations around the world and is the Architect of the Government of Ontario’s Seniors Strategy. In 2014, Maclean’s proclaimed him to be one of Canada’s most influential people and its most compelling voice for the elderly.

RSVP (seating is limited): cheryl.descent@queensu.ca or 613-533-3112

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Date:
Friday, March 31st
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Is the venue accessible?
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Venue

Donald Gordon Conference Centre
421 Union Street
Kingston, K7L 3N6 Canada
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Phone:
613 533 2221
Website:
http://www.queensu.ca/campusmap/west?mapquery=donald