IPA 2012 - the International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting 2012 - Cairns, Australia > Program > Pre-Meeting Speakers
Dr Brian Draper is Conjoint Professor in the School of Psychiatry, UNSW, Assistant Director, Academic Department for Old Age Psychiatry, Prince of Wales Hospital Sydney and Senior Old Age Psychiatrist, South East Sydney Local Health District. He is an honorary Senior Research Fellow at Neurosciences Research Australia. He is Deputy Chair of the Primary Dementia CRC based at UNSW.
Gregory A. Hinrichsen, PhD, is a geropsychologist with 35 years in the field of aging. During his career he has provided clinical services to older adults, conducted gerontology research, directed geropsychology training programs, and contributed to aging public policy.
Raymond Koopmans was born in Tegelen, a little town in the south of the Netherlands. Between 1977 and 1985, he went to medical school at the Radboud University Nijmegen. After graduating, he started working as a nursing home physician in the ‘Margiet’ nursing home and in 1987 he went to the ‘Joachim en Anna’ nursing home, where he is still employed for three half-days a week.
Professor Sergio Starkstein is currently Professor at the School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia. Professor Starkstein has a long track record in clinical research in the fields of neurology, psychiatry, and neuropsychology.