Driving and dementia: The GPs dilemma
Posted Friday 18 June 2021 | 0428 136 199
GPs play a vital role in helping people with dementia navigate that challenging time when their ability to drive is in question.
In this FREE webinar our GP presenters will:
- discuss the impact of dementia on a person's ability to drive
- assist GPs to understand the considerations involved in determining fitness to drive
- discuss the importance of having conversations about driving with patients.
Read more at https://dta.com.au/events/driving-and-dementia/
Register at https://kapara.rdbk.com.au/landers/7b631a.html
- Dr Allan Shell
Allan is an academic GP and an Adjunct Senior Lecturer and educator for Dementia Training Australia.
- Dr Beth Cheal
Beth has been involved in professional education for GPs and other health professionals to assist them in determining the “Fitness to drive” of older and cognitively impaired drivers.
- Professor Dimity Pond
Professor of General Practice at the University of Newcastle, conducting significant research into dementia and mental health in Primary Care. Dimity also works in clinical practice.