Department of Psychiatry
School of Medicine Queen's University
 

Geriatrics

Mandate:

We seek and continue to identify and apply new ways and new thinking that is drawn from evidence from three areas: (1) lived experience; (2) practice-based evidence; and (3) traditional clinical and epidemiological research.

Achieving a Barrier-Free, Responsive and Knowledgeable Community and Health Care System for Seniors, and their Families, with Mental Health, Behavioural and Addictions Challenges.

The Program and Division is "dedicated to persons and family-directed approaches that promote well-being to improve the quality of life and decrease the burden of illness of seniors with mental health, addictions and their caregivers."  This will be realized by the integration and implementation of continuously improving collaborative care, education and research to ensure the discovery, dissemination and delivery of new knowledge.

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