Associate Director, Geriatrics, MUHC
Nadine Larente, MD, FRCPC, completed her medical studies at Université de Sherbrooke where she specialized in internal medicine and geriatric medicine. She is Associate Director of Geriatrics at the MUHC and medical advisor on the Elder-Aware Initiative aimed at promoting a customized care approach suitable for seniors in the MUHC adult sites. Dr. Larente is studying various means of preventing functional decline and delirium during hospital stays. She is a member of the RUIS Sectoral Table on Aging and Chair of the sub-committee for the prevention of falls in long-term care establishments (mandate entrusted to Groupe Vigilance pour la sécurité des soins, by the Minister of Health Care and Social Services).