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Join us during dementia awareness week

Wednesday, 02 July, 2014
Join us during dementia awareness week

To raise awareness of the fantastic care we deliver to our elderly patients, we will be holding an event during Dementia Awareness Week 2013.

This will take place on Thursday 23 May from 5pm until 7pm, in the lecture theatre (Education Centre) at North Tyneside General Hospital and it would be great if you could join us.

Please see the agenda for the evening below:

5pm  Welcome (Brian Flood, Chairman)

5.10pm  Northumbria Healthcare’s investment in care for elderly patients (Elaine Henderson, Chief Matron)

5.35pm  Caring for dementia patients – the Ward 3 experience (David Dawson, Modern Matron)

6pm  Break

6.10pm  Enhancing the healing environment for patients with dementia (Penelope Tiffney, Associate Lecturer in Spatial Design, Teesside University)

6.35pm  Hospital Arts Project (Kathryn Thompson, Project Leader for the Northumbria Students Union Hospital Arts Project)

7pm  Close

If you would like further information or to confirm your attendance please email Lucy Thomson at or call 0191 203 1650.

We hope to see you there.