Department of Medicine Medical Grand Rounds

Dr. Heidi Schmaltz

Dr. Heidi Schmaltz
“Deliverance from Delirium”

Dr. Heidi Schmaltz completed her medical degree and internal medicine residency at McGill University, followed by a clinical & research fellowship in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Schmaltz is the Section Lead for Rural Outreach and Continuing Professional Development. She helped develop and chairs the Annual Geriatrics Update: Clinical Pearls.

Dr. Schmaltz also leads a working group to help local physicians understand and implement the new Restraint as a Last Resort policy for seniors in acute care.

Dr. Jayna Holroyd Leduc

Dr. Jayna Holroyd-Leduc
“Deliverance from Delirium”

Dr. Jayna Holroyd-Leduc is a geriatrician researcher and Professor, who holds the University of Calgary Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine. She is the Head of the Division of Geriatric Medicine and the Deputy Head (Academic) of the Department of Medicine within the Cumming School of Medicine.

Her major research interests involve the use of quality improvement and knowledge translation (KT) science to improve the care provided to older adults. One of her areas of research focus has been addressing delirium within acute care.

Clara Christie Theatre, Health Sciences Centre
October 23rd, 2018 | Coffee: 0745, Lecture: 0800

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