BIT’s 5th Annual World Congress of Geriatrics and Gerontology-2017 (WCGG-2017)
★ Tentative Scientific Program
BIT’s 5th Annual World Congress of

Geriatrics and Gerontology -2017

Theme: Moving Towards the Eraof Healthy Aging 
Venue: Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Time: December 4-6, 2017 

Opening Ceremony & Keynote Forum
Forum 1: Frontiers in Aging and Anti-Aging Research
Forum 2: Geriatric Medicine 
Forum 3: Nutrition and Health in an Ageing Population
Forum 4: Social Gerontology and Elderly Health Care 
Notes: Please click each Section for detailed program information.

Forum 4: Social Gerontology and Elderly Health Care

Session 401: Psychological Sciences and Elderly Health 

Time: 14:00-17:40, December 4, 2017 (Monday)
Venue: Hishi Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Dr. Priscilla D Allen, Professor and Associate Executive Director, Louisiana State University School of Social Work, LSU Life Course and Aging Center, USA
Co-Chair: Dr. Iracema Leroi, Professor of Psychiatry of Ageing and Dementia, University of Manchester, UK
14:00-14:05
Chair’s Introduction
14:05-14:25
Title: Emotional Aspects of Chronic Pain in the Elderly
Dr. Anne-Francoise Allaz, Head, Department of General Medical Rehabilitation and Geriatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Geneva University, Switzerland
14:25-14:45
Title: Trauma and Treatment of Older Adults in the United States
Dr. Priscilla D. Allen, Professor and Associate Executive Director, Louisiana State University School of Social Work, LSU Life Course and Aging Center, USA
14:45-15:05
Title: Applying Psychosocial Theories to Increase Community Based Service Utilization
Dr. Robbyn R. Wacker, Professor, University of Northern Colorado, USA
15:05-15:25
Title: Delirium in the Elderly WHAT’S NEW?
Dr. Chitra Krishnan, Senior Staff Specialist, John Hunter Hospital, Australia
15:25-15:45
Title: A Psychosocial Intervention to Improve Outcomes in Parkinsonian Dementias
Dr. Iracema Leroi, Professor of Psychiatry of Ageing and Dementia, University of Manchester, UK
15:45-16:00
Coffee Break
16:00-16:25
Title: Advances in the Management of Acute and Behavioral Problems in the Elderly
Dr. Istvan J. E. Boksay, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatrist, New York University-NYU, USA
16:25-16:50
Title: Are We Destined to Stoop with Aging? Results from the SHEAF Trial?
Dr. Amy Gladin, Senior Physical Therapist and Clinical Researcher, Department of Rehab Services, Kaiser Permanente Northern California San Francisco Medical Center, USA
16:50-17:15
Title: Analysis of the Relationship between Health Behaviors and Cognitive Impairment Using the Latent Class Analysis Method
Dr. Hong-Jer Chang, Chair, Department of Long-Term Care, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Taiwan
17:15-17:40
Title: How to Promote Well Being in Late Life
Dr. Lars Larsen, Professor, Aarhus University, Denmark
 

Session 402: Public Policy and Health for Older People

Time: 09:00-12:00, December 5, 2017 (Tuesday)
Venue: Ran Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Dr. Heather Downey, Lecturer in Social Work and Social Policy, La Trobe Rural Health School, La Trobe University, Australia
Co-Chair: Dr. Irina L. Pervova, Professor, Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia
09:00-09:05
Chair’s Introduction
09:05-09:30
Title: An Ageing Society a More Happy Society? 
Dr. Wim J. A. van den Heuvel, Professor, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
09:30-09:55
Title: How Do Social Policy Affect Healthy Ageing?
Dr. Marinela Olaroiu, Director, Media Dom Express, The Netherlands
09:55-10:20
Title: Implications for Social Policy Arising from the Relationship between Health and Place for Older Australian Farming Couples
Dr. Heather Downey, Lecturer in Social Work and Social Policy, La Trobe Rural Health School, La Trobe University, Australia
10:20-10:45
Title: The Relationships between Physical Safety Factors of Urban Space and Active Aging
Dr. Kabsung Kim, Professor, Yonsei University, South Korea
10:45-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-11:20
Title: The Elderly: Transformation of Attitudes and Expectations
Dr. Irina L. Pervova, Professor, Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia
11:20-11:40
Title: Faces of Urban Environments for Active Living of the Elderly: A Qualitative Multi-Method Study
Dr. Seunghyun Yoo, Associate Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea
11:40-12:00
Title: A Review of Inpatient Fall Incidents Involving Psychogeriatric Patients in a Hospital in Hong Kong
Dr. Mei Cheung Wong, Associate Consultant, Department of Psychiatry of United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong, China

 
Session 403: Social Lives of Aging

Time: 09:00-12:40, December 5 , 2017 (Tuesday)
Venue: Hishi Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Dr. Joana Carvalho, Associate Professor, Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
Co-Chair: Dr. Nobutane Hanayama, Statistician Professor,Department of Information Expression Faculty of Art and Information Shobi University, Japan
09:00-09:05
Chair’s Introduction
09:05-09:30
Title: Self-Reported Oral Malodor in Community-Dwelling Adults in Japan
Dr. Akinari Inui, Researcher, Department of Social Medicine, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, Japan
09:30-09:55
Title: Health and Functional Benefits of Multicomponent Training Programs in Seniors
Dr. Joana Carvalho, Associate Professor, Research Centre in Physical Activity, Health and Leisure, Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
09:55-10:20
Title: Quality Enhancement Program: A Delirium-Caring Culture Nurturing Program in Acute Geriatric Setting- 3-Years Review
Mr. Tang Lap Nin, Advanced Practice Nurse, Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong, China
10:20-10:45
Title: Physiological Signal Based Health and Nutrition Assessment System for Elder Social Participation
Dr. Tsang-Gang Lin, Manager, Service Systems Technology Center, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan
10:45-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-11:25
Title: Estimating the Upper Limit of Lifetime Probability Distribution Based on DATA on Japanese Centenarians with Discussion of Socio-Economic Environments and Labor Force Population Rates for Elderly People Over 60 in Japan
Dr. Nobutane Hanayama, Statistician Professor,Department of Information Expression Faculty of Art and Information Shobi University, Japan
11:25-11:50
Title: Growing Old in South Africa: A qualitative Study of the Social Constructions of Ageing
Dr. Pranitha Maharaj, Professor, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
11:50-12:15
Title: Asymptomatic Abuse of the Elderly: A Case of Two Elderly Women
Dr. Nolunkcwe Bomela, Director, Nelson Mandela University, South Africa
12:15-12:40
Title: Changes in Family Dynamics in Caregiving for Dementia Patients
Dr. Seieun Oh, Assistant Professor, Dankook University, South Korea


Session 404: Disability Care, Long-Term Care and Psychological Care

Time: 14:00-18:00, December 5 , 2017 (Tuesday)
Venue: Hishi Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Dr. Gail Prothe, Clinical Nurse Practitioner, Optum Complex Care Management, USA
Co-Chair: Dr. Keiko Kitagawa, Professor, Seitoku University, Japan
14:00-14:05
Chair’s Introduction
14:05-14:30
Title: The Current Tendency of Korea’s Early Dementia Prevention and Rehabilitation Projects and the Experience of Developing Comprehensive Support Therapy
Dr. Wang-Jun Lee, CEO & Chairman of Myongji Medical Foundation, South Korea
14:30-14:55 Title: Cochrane Review Update at Present: Interventions for Preventing Falls in Older People in Care Facilities and Hospitals
Dr. Geoffrey Murray, Clinical Associate Professor, Illawara Shoalhaven Local Health District, Australia.
14:55-15:20
Title: Mentoring Nurse Practitioners New to Geriatrics
Dr. Gail Prothe, Clinical Nurse Practitioner, Optum Complex Care Management, USA
15:20-15:45
Title: Disability Care and Elder Abuse in the Family in Taiwan: Entanglement  and Disentanglement
Dr. Hong-Jer Chang, Chair, Department of Long-Term Care, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Taiwan
15:45-16:00
Coffee Break
16:00-16:20
Title: Disaster Preparedness and Response: Preparing the Durable Care to Long-Term Care Needed Elderly and Person with a Disability at the Event of Emergency and Disaster
Dr. Keiko Kitagawa, Professor, Seitoku University, Japan
16:20-17:00
Title: The Environmental Effect on Hong Kong Elderly Living with Dignity
Ms. Amanda Chow, Lecturer, Caritas Institute of Higher Education (CIHE), Hong Kong, China
Mr. Deo Ho, Design Director, Intwork Ltd, Hong Kong, China
17:00-17:20
17:20-17:40
Title: The Process from Admission to Discharge of Elderly Individuals with Dementia in Acute Care Hospitals: In Case of Scheduled Admission
Dr. Motoko Kita, Professor, Jikei University, Japan
17:40-18:00
Title: Promoting the Well-Being of People with Parkinson's Disease through Photographs: A Case Study in Shanghai
Mr. Wai-Yip Chen, Lecturer, Caritas Institute of of Higher Education, Hong Kong, China


Session 405: Assisted Living for Elderly

Time: 16:00-18:05, December 5 , 2017 (Tuesday)
Venue: Kiku Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Dr. Danny L. Thompson, Executive Director, National Association of Family Care Homes, USA
16:00-16:05
Chair’s Introduction
16:05-16:25
Title: Music and Dementia: A Caregiver’s Perspective of the Effects of Individualized Music Therapy on Health-Related Quality of Life for Elders Living in Assisted Living Environments
Dr. David Gentner, President & CEO, Wartburg, Wartburg Foundation, USA
16:25-16:45
Title: Facilities Management Guideline for Elderly in the Care and Attention Homes
Dr. Mei-yung Leung, Associate Professor, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
16:45-17:05
Title: Residential Care Homes Offer a Safe & Economical Alternative to Institutional Facilities for Long Term Senior Care
Dr. Danny L. Thompson, Executive Director, National Association of Family Care Homes, USA
17:05-17:25
Title: Elderly Health Care Access in Information Technology Context
Dr. Seongil Lee, Professor, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea
17:25-17:45
Title: Dietary Support Provided to End-Stage Patient through Home Visiting Care
Dr. Takatoshi Iida, Chief of medical staff in Division of Medically Compromised Geriatric Dentistry, Department of Critical Care Medicine and Dentistry, Kanagawa Dental University, Japan
17:45-18:05
Title: Assisted Living for Elderly: Turning Commonplace through Commodification and Its Discourses
Dr. Karine Berthelot-Guiet, Professor, Sorbonne Universités, France


Session 406: Geriatric Nursing

Time: 16:00-17:45, December 5 , 2017 (Tuesday)
Venue: Ran Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Ms. Naoko Suzuki, Manager, Infection Preventionist, National Hospital Organization Nagoya Medical Center, Japan 
16:00-16:05
Chair’s Introduction
16:05-16:25
Title: Can Continuous, Inter-Generational Cooperation Positively Impact the Quality of Life of Elderly Alzhimer’s Sufferers?
Dr. Hiromi Taneichi, Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Dokkyo Medical University, Japan

Dr. Ryoko Rokkaku, School of Nursing, Dokkyo Medical University, Japan

16:25-16:45
Title: Prevention of Nosocomial Infection of Tuberculosis in the Acute Care Environment of the Elderly; Assesment of Latest Tuberculosis Infection Risk of Medical Workers
Ms. Naoko Suzuki, Manager, Infection Preventionist, National Hospital Organization Nagoya Medical Center, Japan
16:45-17:05
Title: Clinical Impact from Nurse Practitioner in Multiple Clinical Settings in Geriatrics
Dr. Tony Tung, Director, Continuing Education and Development for Nurses, College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
17:05-17:25
Title: What is Really Works to Support the Family Caring the Person with Dementia?: A Realistic Review
Dr. Young Ran Tak, Dean and Professor, College of Nursing & The Graduate School of Information and Clinical Nursing, Hanyang University,  South Korea
17:25-17:45
Title: Characteristics of Elderly People with Pneumonia in Japan
Dr. Noriko Okamoto, Assistant Professor, University of Tsukuba, Japan


Session 407: Geriatric Palliative Medicine and End of Life Care

Time: 09:00-12:15, December 6, 2017 (Wednesday)
Venue: Ran Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Dr. Kori Novak, Researcher, The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, UK
09:00-09:05
Chair’s Introduction
09:05-09:30
Title: The Ethics of Hastening Death: Extending Physician Assisted Suicide Protocols for Patients with Progressive Dementia Disorders
Dr. Samuel H. LiPuma, Associate Professor, Cuyahoga Community College, USA
09:30-09:55
Title: The Utilisation of Narrative Medicine in Prison Hospice
Dr. Kori Novak, Researcher, The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, UK
09:55-10:20
Title: Managing Diabetes during Palliative and End of Life Care: Some Key Considerations
Dr. Trisha Dunning, Professor, Chair in Nursing Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research Barwon Health Partnership, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, Deakin University, Australia
10:20-10:45
Title: End of Life Care for Older People In Hong Kong: 5 Years on
Dr. Elsie Hui, Service Director, New Territories East Cluster, Hospital Authority, Hong Kong, China
10:45-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-11:25
Title: Development of a Program of the Short Term Life Review Interview for Terminally Ill Cancer Patients by Clinical Nurses
Dr. Michiyo Ando, Professor, St Mary’s College, Japan
11:25-11:50
Title: Adapting to Dying and Bereavement of Geriatric Palliative Care
Dr. Mohammed Abduh Mohammed Alshaqi, Consultant & Head of Palliative Care, Oncology Department, Prince Sultan military Medical City (PSMMC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
11:50-12:15
Title: The Need for Advanced Care Planning and Early Palliative Care
Dr. Eva Oldenburger, KU Leuven, Belgium
12:15-12:40
Title: Challenges of Social Workers’ Practice on the Right to Older Patients’ Self-Determination on End of Life Care Decision under the New Legislation Framework in South Korea
Dr. Sooyoun Han, Namseoul University, South Korea


Session 408: Geriatric Safe Medicines and Medication Management

Time: 09:00-12:15, December 6, 2017 (Wednesday)
Venue: Hishi Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk, Japan
Chair: Dr. Mohammed S Salahudeen, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Pharmacy, University of Otago, New Zealand
Co-Chair: Dr. Monira Alwhaibi, Assistant Professor, Co-Director of Scientific Affairs and Research, Medication Safety Research Chair, King Saud University, School of Pharmacy, Saudi Arabia
09:00-09:05
Chair’s Introduction
09:05-09:30
Title: Pharmacological Treatment of Neuropathic Pain in the Elderly Population
Dr. Olfat Zekry, Pharmacology Unit Coordinator, Pain Education Unit, Pain Management Research Institute, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Australia
09:30-09:55
Title: Application of the interRAI Home Care Assessments in Geriatric Research and Medication Management
Dr. Mohammed S Salahudeen, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Pharmacy, University of Otago, New Zealand
09:55-10:45
Title: Deprescribing: How and Where to Start?
Dr. Catherine Brodeur, Geriatrician, Clinical Researcher, Institut Universitaire de Gériatrie de Montréal, Canada
10:45-11:00
Coffee Break
11:00-11:25
Title: Big Data and Medication Safety
Dr. Monira Alwhaibi, Assistant Professor, Co-Director of Scientific Affairs and Research, Medication Safety Research Chair, King Saud University, School of Pharmacy, Saudi Arabia
11:25-11:50
Title: Traditional Chinese Medicine for Aging People in Taiwan
Dr. Lun-Chien Lo, Professor, Department of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, Taiwan
11:50-12:15
Title: Safety Concerns in the Pharmacotherapy of Elderly
Dr. Hima Bindu Gujjarlamudi, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, India

 

 

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