Keynote speakers

Deborah Carr, PhD - Professor and Chair Department of Sociology, Boston University

Theodore Cosco, PhD - Assistant Professor, Department of Gerontology, SFU

Sharon Koehn, PhD - University Research Associate & Term Lecturer Department of Gerontology, SFU

Igor Linkov, PhD - Engineer Research and Development Center - U.S. Army

Sue Peters, PhD - Postdoctoral Fellow, GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre

Barbara Resnick, PhD, RN, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP - Professor, OSAH Sonya Ziporkin Gershowitz Chair in Gerontology, University of Maryland

Janine Wiles, PhD - Associate Professor, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland

Gil Windle, PhD - Professor, School of Health Sciences, Bangor University, Bangor, UK

Andrew Wister, PhD - Professor and Director, Gerontology Research Centre, SFU


Chris Danielsen, Housing First worker and advocate

Bill Dyck, Board Member, Tabor Village

Carolina Ibarra, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Brightside Community Homes Foundation

Henry Martnens, Tenant at Tabor Village

Beverley Pitman, Population Health, United Way of the Lower Mainland

Elizabeth Tang, Knowledge Transfer Consultant, CMHC

Ken Walker, member Alzheimer Society of BC Leadership Group of People Living with Dementia

Micholas Wennington, Community Advisor on Homelessness for Metro Vncouver

Lillian Zimmerman, MSW - Research Associate, Gerontology Research Centre, SFU