Age Well – It’s Up To You!

The Halton Age-Friendly Network hosted an education event, with guest speaker, Dr. John Puxty, Geriatrician, Associate Professor and Chair of Geriatric Medicine Division at Queen’s University.

Dr. Puxty has a primary interest in promoting healthy ageing and effective care for seniors with a research interest in ageing, chronic disease, knowledge mobilization, and information technology.

The topic was “Age-Well – It’s Up to You”  and the focus of the presentation included the following:

  • Planning for ageing well, and preparing for 65 years of age plus
  • Use of healthcare
  • Managing chronic conditions
  • Residential care settings
  • Age-Friendly communities

 

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