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The Fourth Session of "Carers Support Workshops"

Topic: Understanding Dementia
Date: Saturday, 27 May 2017
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Venue: Room 608, Youth Square
Speaker: Dr. CHAN Nim Tak, Douglas (Co-chairman of the Sub-Committee of the Community Health Academy cum General Practitioner)

The fourth Carers Support Workshops titled "Understanding Dementia" of the Health Academy for the Elderly was held on 27 May at Youth Square. Dr. CHAN Nim Tak, Douglas, Co-chairman of the Sub-Committee of the Community Health Academy cum General Practitioner who was the speaker of this session disseminated the information about dementia, including causes, syndromes, treatments and preventive measures. Dr. CHAN also shared several cases in order to teach carers to distinguish dementia from other similar illnesses. Carers were very keen to ask questions as they wanted to understand more about dementia.

 
Dr. CHAN Nim Tak, Douglas, Co-chairman of the Sub-Committee of the Community Health Academy presenting his lecture on dementia   Carers asked Dr. Douglas CHAN questions so as to learn more about the emotional problem of patients with dementia