Programme

19 August 2021, Thursday
TIMETOPIC
08.00Preparation / Registration
08.30Welcoming Message
Chairperson : Dr Gordon Pang Hwa Mang
Prayer Recitation
08.45Welcome Message by MSGM President
08.55Welcome Message by Organising Chairman
Dr Hakimah Sallehuddin
09.05Building a Resilient Old Age Through Innovative Ageing
09.35Launching of "Position Statement on Falls and Fragility Fracture"
Dr Khor Hui Min
09.45Plenary 1
Chairperson : Dr Keng Jun Ni
Resilience and Frailty in Covid-19 Pandemic: The Concept
Prof Shahrul Bahyah
10.15Q&A
10.25Break
Breakout 1
Scoring Frailty in Clinical Practice
Chairperson : Dr Siti Nurbaya Md Nawi
Breakout 2
Ageing Gracefully and Building Resilience
Chairperson : Dr Nurul Huda
10.30Overview of Frailty Asessment Tools
Dr Teh Hoon Lang
Mental Health in Community
Prof Rangsiman Soonthornchaiya
10.50Limitation of Clinical Frailty Score
Dr Premala Subramaniam
Reversing Frailty in the Community
A. Prof Dr Devinder Kaur Ajit Singh
11.10Clinical Frailty Score - Case Discussions
Dr Cheah Wee Kooi
COVID-19 and Social Isolation
A. Prof Dr Asrenee Ab Razak
11.30Q&AQ&A
11.45Break
11.50LIVE with Experts Symposium: Nutrition
12.50Lunch Break
14.05Plenary 2
Chairperson : Dr Gordon Pang Hwa Mang
Acute Sarcopenia in Hospital: An Emergent Threat
Dr Terence Ong Ing Wei
14.35Q&A
14.45Break
Breakout 3
Managing Older Adults with COVID-19 in Hospital
Chairperson : Dr Andy Quah Jing Yao
Breakout 4
Managing Older Adults with COVID-19 in Care Homes
Chairperson : Dr Kejal Hasmukharay
14.50From the Front Door to Establishing Ceiling of CareInter-Sectoral Involvement in Tackling Care Homes Issue
15.10Panel Discussion -
Managing Older Adults with COVID-19 in Hospital
Dr Cheah Wee Kooi
Dr Rizah Mazzuin
Mitigating COVID-19 Outbreaks in Care Homes
15.30Care Home Operators and COVID-19: A Battle Fought in Unison
Mr Delren T Douglas
15.50Q&AQ&A
16.05Break
16.10LIVE with Experts Symposium: Vaccination

*Please note that programme is subject to change without prior notice.



20 August 2021, Friday
TIMETOPIC
08.30Preparation / Registration
Plenary 3
Ageing with Resilience: Are We Up for the Challenge?
Chairperson: Dr Lim Wan Chieh
09.00Physical and Emotional Resilience
A. Prof Dr Khadijah Binti Alavi
09.30Financial Resilience
10.00Q&A
10.10Break
10.15LIVE with Experts Symposium: Bone Health
11.15Break
Breakout 5
Medication Management During COVID-19
Chairperson : Mdm Rosmaliah Alias
Breakout 6
Nutritional Challenges in Older Adults
Oral Presentation
11.20Medication Safety in Transitions of Care
Dr Hadijah Mohd Taib
Challenges in Swallowing Assessment During the COVID-19
Mdm Puspa A/P Maniam
TBC
11.40Expert Panel Discussion on Medication Management During Pandemic
Dr Hadijah Mohd Taib
Mdm Maryam Asiah
Mdm Lee Ai Ling
A Dietician's Approach to Poor Oral Intake During Acute Illness
Dr Noraida Omar
TBC
12.00Maintaining Good Nutrition for Healthy Cognition (AGELESS Study)
Prof Dr Suzana Sahar
TBC
12.20Q&AQ&A
12.35Break
12.40LIVE with Experts Symposium: Cognition
13.40Lunch Break
Plenary 4
Mapping the National Policy to COVID-19 Response
Chairperson : Dr Harnek Singh
14.25Mapping the National Policy to COVID-19 Response: Social Services
Prof Dato' Tengku Aizan bt Tengku Abdul Hamid
14.55Mapping the National Policy to COVID-19 Response: Health Services
Dr Noraliza binti Noordin Merican
15.25Q&A
15.35Poster Rounds
16.05Break
Breakout 7
Surviving the Storm :
Continuing Care Post COVID-19
Chairperson : Dr Lee Yoong Wah
Breakout 8
Gerontechnology
Chairperson : Dr Rosmahani Mohd Ali
Oral Presentation
16.10Post COVID Guideline
Dr Suraihan bt Sulaiman
Gerontechnology: Solutions to Active Ageing
Prof Dr Teh Pei Lee
TBC
16.30Rehabilitation Post-COVID Infection
Ms Julaida Embong
Fall Biosensors and Robotic Platform
A.Prof Dr Siti Anom
TBC
16.50Home Assessment and Home Visit
Dr Muhammad Hibatullah Romli
Are Older Malaysians Ready for Telemedicine?
Dr Khor Hui Min
TBC
17.10Q&AQ&A

*Please note that programme is subject to change without prior notice.



21 August 2021, Saturday
MSGM-APGN Pocket Meeting: "New Approaches to Delivery of Geriatric Services"
TIMETOPIC
08.00Preparation / Registration
Theme: A New Horizon to Holistic Approach to Older People Care
Chairperson : Prof Tan Maw Pin
Theme: Falls and Bone Health
08.30Intelligence-Based Medicine: The Revolution of Artificial Intelligence in Geriatric MedicineSetting Up a Primary Care Falls Services
09.00The 5M: Redefining Geriatric GiantsImproving Care of Fragility Fractures in Asia Pacific
09.30Best Practices in Managing Patients
with Frailty in the Emergency
Department
Dr Edward Chong Kah Chun
Osteoarthritis Diagnosis and
Prognostication
10.00Panel Discussion and Q&APanel Discussion and Q&A
10.15Break
Theme: Cognitive Impairment
Chairperson : Prof Dr Chin Ai-Vyrn
Theme: Continence Care
Chairperson : Prof Dr Philip Poi
10.30Regional Policy in Dementia Risk
Reduction and Dementia-Friendly
Community
Prof Dr Shelley de la Vega
Urinary Incontinence in Elderly: An Overlooked and Undertreated Problem
Prof Dr Lim Pei Shan
11.00Telemedicine in Dementia CareBest Practices in Overactive Bladder and Nocturia Management
Prof Ong Teng Aik
11.30Panel Discussion and Q&APanel Discussion and Q&A
11.45LIVE with Experts Symposium | Novartis
12.45Break
Theme: Cardio-Respiratory Health in Older Adults
13.15Optimizing Heart Failure Management
13.45Updates on Stroke Management in Older Adults
14.15Vaccine Safety and Efficacy in Frail Older Adults
14.45Q&A
15.00LIVE with Experts Symposium | Amgen
Closing Ceremony
Chairperson : Dr Reena Nadarajah
16.00Speech by APGN President
16.10Announcement of Poster and Oral Presentation Winners
16.20Announcement of Photo and Video Competition Winners

*Please note that programme is subject to change without prior notice.