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Secrets of ageing with resilience

Promoting better physical and mental wellness within the older community

Last updated: 19 September 2022

Hear from exemplars who will explore the theme of resilient ageing.

Opening address:

  • Debra Graves, SESLHD Board Member

  • Dylan Parker, Mayor of Randwick City Council

Speakers Include:

  • Gordon Parker AO
    Professor of Psychiatry, UNSW
    NSW Nominee Senior Australian 2019

  • Elizabeth Chong AM
    Chef and Australian queen of Chinese cookery
    Author and media and television personality

  • Peter Halas
    Holocaust survivor
    Courage2Care advocate

  • Lynette Riley
    Associate Professor, University of Sydney
    Wiradjuri and Gamilaroi Woman
    NSW Nominee Senior Australian 2022

  • Maria A. Fiatarone Singh AM
    Geriatrician and Professor
    John Sutton Chair of Exercise and Sport Science, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney

  • Henry Brodaty AO
    Professor of Ageing & Mental Health
    Co-Director CHeBA

The South Eastern Sydney Health District follow Public Health guidelines and should the need arise, the forum will be held online. Attendees will be advised of any changes.