Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Rehab Rounds: Dr. Regina Jokel

March 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Regina Jokel will be presenting “Is losing your words a sign of losing your mind? Language in healthy aging and dementia.” at Rehab Rounds on Thursday March 7, 2019 from 12:10 to 1:00 pm.  This event will take place in room 132 of the Rehabilitation Sciences Building at 500 University Avenue.

Dr. Jokel received her Master’s in Health Science and a Ph.D. degree in Speech-Language Pathology from University of Toronto. For the past 28 years she has been working with patients inflicted with various neurological disorders, with focus on a rare dementia called primary progressive aphasia (PPA).
She is an assistant professor at the University of Toronto and a scientist at Rotman Research Institute, where she conducts research on signs of dementia in written language and novel intervention approaches to PPA.

recording of this presentation is available.

Details

Date:
March 7, 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Tags: