Wendy Moyle

Program Director of the Menzies Health Institute, Queensland at Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia

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Prof. Wendy Moyle is a registered nurse and Program Director of the Menzies Health Institute, Queensland at Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia. Her research focuses on finding evidence for best practice and in particular in care of people with dementia and their family carers. Her research aims to improve quality of life and to manage behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) using controlled trials to test psychosocial interventions. She recently completed the largest and most rigorous trial of a social robot in dementia care. Within her social robotics laboratory, she evaluates new and existing technologies and she works internationally with engineers and IT specialists in the development of new technologies.

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Telepresence: Reality or fantasy for carers of people with dementia?


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José A. Pagán

Professor and Chair of the Department of Public Health Policy and Management in the College of Global Public Health at New York University, USA

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José A. Pagán, PhD, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Public Health Policy and Management in the College of Global Public Health at New York University. He is also Director of the Center for Health Innovation at The New York Academy of Medicine and Adjunct Senior Fellow of the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Pagán is a former Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health & Society Scholar with expertise in health economics and health services research. He received his PhD in economics from the University of New Mexico and is currently Chair of the National Advisory Committee, RWJF Health Policy Research Scholars program.

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Lee Chien Earn

Deputy Group CEO of SingHealth. CEO of Changi General Hospital. Singapore

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Dr Lee, is currently the Deputy Group CEO of SingHealth (Regional Health System). He is concurrently the CEO of Changi General Hospital, a 1000 bed public acute teaching hospital. Prior to these appointments he was the Deputy, Director of Medical Services for Health Services and Healthcare Performance in the Ministry of Health (MOH) Singapore where he led the strategic development and improvement of healthcare services. His past appointments included Senior Director of Health Regulation, Head Health Services Finance (MOH) and Director Corporate Affairs Singapore General Hospital.

Dr Lee is a member of several international committees and locally currently Chairs the Singapore Healthcare Improvement Network (SHINe). He is an Adjunct Professor with the Singapore University of Technology and Design and Adjunct Associate Professor in the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore.

Dr Lee co-edited Singapore's Health Care System: What 50 Years Have Achieved (published 2015) and also contributed the chapter on Strategies for Health Services in the 6th edition of the Oxford Textbook of Public Health (2015).

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