The CCSMH Delirium: Assessment & Treatment for Older Adults Pocket Card Development Group included the following members:

Project Lead

Laura Gage, MD, FRCPC
Director, Special Services, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences; Whitby, Ontario
Assistant Professor (Associate Faculty), Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto; Toronto, Ontario

Group members:

Venera Bruto, PhD, C.Psych.
Neuropsychologist & Professional Practice Leader, Psychology Professional Practice, Research & Education, North York General Hospital
Assistant Professor (Associate Faculty), Dept. of Human Development & Applied Psychology, University of Toronto; Toronto, Ontario

Deborah Burne, RN, BA (Psych), CPMHN(C)
Faculty, Sheridan College and Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning; Toronto, Ontario

Martin Cole, MD, FRCP(C)
Department of Psychiatry, St. Mary’s Hospital; Montreal, Quebec

Susan Freter, MD, FRCPC
Division of Geriatric Medicine, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Centre for Health Care of the Elderly; Halifax, Nova Scotia

David Hogan, MD, FACP, FRCPC
Professor and the Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary; Calgary, Alberta

Esther Roberts
Canadian Caregivers Association, CCSMH Steering Committee Member; Calabogie, Ontario

Cheryl Sadowski, B.Sc.(Pharm), Pharm.D
Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta; Edmonton, Alberta


French version:

Pierre Allard, MD, PhD, FRCP(C)

Full Professor, Division of Palliative Care, University of Ottawa

Clinical Scientist, Élisabeth-Bruyère Research Institute, affiliated with the University of Ottawa; Ottawa, Ontario


Pierre R. Gagnon, MD, FRCPC

Psychiatrist specialized in psycho-oncology

Associate Professor, Université Laval

NCIC Research Scientist, Director, CIHR Research Team in Palliative Care, Hôtel-Dieu de Québec and Maison Michel-Sarrazin, Québec City, Québec



Sherri Helsdingen, BA

Project Manager, Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health; Toronto, Ontario
Kimberley Wilson, MSW, BASc

Executive Director, Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health; Toronto, Ontario


[updated March 29, 2010]