Join Medical Chronicle for a free, one-hour, CPD-accredited webinar on Alzheimer’s & dementia: Practical management in a post-Covid world. This webinar will be presented by Dr Ryan Fuller and is sponsored by Dr. Reddy’s.

Psychogeriatrician Dr Ryan Fuller will present this webinar

Date: 14 September 2022  

Time: 7pm-8pm  

Topic: Alzheimer’s & dementia: Practical management in a post-Covid world  

Presenter: Dr Ryan Fuller 

Register here: https://www.b2bcentral.co.za/webinar/alzheimers-dementia-practical-management-in-a-post-covid-world/ 

Bio 

Dr Ryan Fuller is a proud South African from Johannesburg, who completed his medical training at UCT, Chris Hani Baragwaneth, in London & at Sterkfontein. As an Old Age Psychiatrist (or Psychogeriatrician).  

His special interests are value-based healthcare & digital innovation in health. He’s currently completing an MBA in International Health Management through the University of Cumbia & Robert Kennedy School, Zurich. He is passionate about understanding the complex relationship between physical, mental & spiritual health within family systems. 

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE 

  • Founder & Senior Clinician Memorycare Group medical practice (2012 – to date) 
  • Memory Clinics at Akeso Clinic, Parktown & Akeso Clinic, Alberton 
  • Pioneered Psychiatric Clinic at Primvilla Care Centre, Primrose, Johannesburg (2016 – to date) for patients with severe & enduring mental health problems, many of whom suffer with agitated dementia syndrome & need specialized long term care. Together with Dr Lolita Mostert, developed Psychiatric Clinic at Wigwam Care Centre, Rustenburg (2018 – to date) for patients with severe mental health problems. 
  • Specialist Psychiatrist to Alberton Pioneer Integrated Care Consortium (2018 – to date). A multidisciplinary team of General Practitioners, allied, palliative & community nurse providers led by Dr Adri Kok (Specialist Physician) Specialist Private Consultant, Geriatric Psychiatry, Discovery Health (2011 – 2015).  
  • Pioneered South Africa’s first private Senior Care Coordination Program to assist older people with complex multimorbidity, impaired quality of life at risk for repeated hospitalisations 
  • Scientific Chair, World Congress Healthy Aging (2015)  
  • Specialist State Psychiatrist (2011 – 2012), Forensic Rehabilitation, Sterkfontein Forensic Hospital.