09.00 - 09.30

Registration and refreshments

09.30 - 09.45

Chair's welcome and overview

Dr Abebaw Yohannes,
Reader in Physiotherapy at the Department of Health Professions, Manchester Metropolitan University

09.45 - 10.25

The policy context

Professor Christina Victor,
Professor of Public Health / Associate Deputy (Research) - School Management, Health Studies at Brunel University

10.25 - 10.35

PANEL DISCUSSION and QUESTION AND ANSWERS

10.35 - 11.00

COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING

11.00 - 11.40

Depression in Older Adults

Dr Abebaw Yohannes,
Reader in Physiotherapy at the Department of Health Professions, Manchester Metropolitan University

11.40 - 12.20

Current strategies in care for patients with Dementia

Speaker to be advised,

12.20 - 12.30

PANEL DISCUSSION and QUESTION AND ANSWERS

12.30 - 13.30

LUNCH BREAK AND NETWORKING

13.30 - 14.10

Co-morbidities of ageing

Professor Marion E T McMurdo,
Professor at Medical Research Institute/Cardiovascular and Diabetes at University of Dundee

14.10 - 14.50

Pain management, rehabilitation and lifestyle-based interventions to enhance health and wellbeing in older age

Professor Pat Schofield,
Professor of Nursing, Department of Acute & Continuing Care, School of Health & Social Care, University of Greenwich

14.50 - 15.00

PANEL DISCUSSION and QUESTION AND ANSWERS

15.00 - 15.25

COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING

15.25 - 16.05

Frailty and lifestyle

Speaker to be advised,

16.05 - 16.45

Integrated care- promoting physical activity in older age

Professor Dawn Skelton,
Professor in Ageing and Health, at Glasgow Caledonian University

16.45 - 16.55

QUESTION AND ANSWERS

16.55 - 17.00

Chair's closing remarks