2020 National Conference on Frailty Submission Form


Call for Submissions-CFN National Conference 2020

The Canadian Frailty Network (CFN) invites you to submit your initiative for an opportunity to be highlighted at the National Conference on Frailty on either September 21st or 22nd at the Westin Nova Scotian, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Submissions should describe real-world implementation or knowledge translation of evidence based initiatives or cutting-edge research results. From all submissions, we will be inviting a select number to be presented in either oral (podium) or storyboard form . If you are a care organization or agency involved in innovative programs or policy initiatives that improve care for older Canadians living with frailty and/or their family/friend caregivers, we want to hear from you!
  • This is the primary contact for the initiative.
  • Please provide the name(s) and contact information of additional significant team members who are involved in the initiative.

  • 350 words max. Summaries must be submitted in a structured format comprising four sections: • Background and reason for initiative • Key elements and how it works • Evaluation• Impact For innovations without formal evaluations (i.e., works in progress), for which the results will not be available by the application deadline, please describe anticipated results or impacts.
    Select all that apply
  • 150 words max. CFN defines a "citizen" as older Canadians living with frailty, or, current or former family or friend caregivers of an older adult living with frailty, or, others from the general public interested in the care of older adults living with frailty. “General public” refers to citizens with lived or personal experience with the issues relevant to CFN’s mandate who are preferably not affiliated with public or private healthcare providers, government, or industry in the area of care of older adults living with frailty.
  • 200 words max.