Held on the 23rd Feb 2020
at 1:30pm to
, Northern Tasmania
Meeting Room, QVMAG at InvereskSummary:
The Royal Society of Tasmania 2020 Launceston Lecture Series
Live it Up
Ngaire is a widely experienced dietitian specialising in brain health beyond middle age. Her main focus is on alerting older people to their unique nutrition needs, helping them minimise physical and cognitive decline. She has worked in the community, hospitals, universities and nutrition communication, including at the Wicking Dementia Centre Research and Education Centre of UTas as a clinical lecturer for the Bachelor of Dementia Care. She is Chair of the Australian Association of Gerontology, Tasmanian Division.
Ngaire presents the science of nutrition, ageing and brain health in the language of everyday people, offering sensible, practical advice to help people make the most of the later years of life. One of her books - Eat to Cheat Ageing - will be available to purchase ($20). You should leave this session informed and armed to enjoy health and vitality in later life.
$6.00 General Public
$4.00 Students, QVMAG Friends and members of Launceston Historical Society.
Free for members of The Royal Society of Tasmania
This lecture is presented with the generous support of