Hamilton Health Sciences
Successful Aging™ Speakers' Series

Successful Aging Speakers' Series - July 2012  

Click HERE to view Dr. Turpie's PowerPoint presentation.


What:       Successful Aging Speakers' Series with geriatrician Dr. Irene Turpie        

Topic:        The Jewels in the Crown... Secrets of Healthy Aging

Jewels of Healthy Aging

  • Gold exercise
  • Pearls of diet
  • Diamonds: the sparkle of social interaction and community. Involvement in healthy aging
  • The jewel in the crown - prevetion of disability and dementia. What we can do to prepare and keep ourselves healthy as we age.

Dr. Turpie graduated from the University of Glasgow and Trained at McMaster University in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. She is a Professor Emerita in the Department of Medicine at McMaster and the Medical Director of Health  for Older Adults Program at the St. Joseph's Centre for Ambulatory Health Care.  Dr. Turpie has been a practicing geriatrician in Hamilton for the past 30 years.   

Admission is Free - Bring your questions.


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