DTSC VIC & TAS
About DTSC VIC & TAS
The Victoria and Tasmania Dementia Training Study Centre is led by La Trobe University’s Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care (ACEBAC).
Our National Priority Areas are:
- General Practitioners and Practice Nurses
- Medical Specialists
- Acute care staff
Through collaboration with our partner organisations, we provide a range of multidisciplinary dementia education options and activities aimed at increasing best practice among health professionals in dementia care environments. Previously known as TIME for dementia, the Victoria and Tasmania DTSC collaborates with a number of tertiary institutions, academics, not for profit organisations, industry bodies, and research institutions.
Through our partnerships and foundation within the ACEBAC, we provide health professionals and students with access to flexible, multidisciplinary training and education based on the latest research evidence.
All of our partner organisations have an active role in leading the Victoria and Tasmania DTSC activities, and are represented on our partnership group.
Our partners are:
- Alzheimer’s Australia Tasmania
- Alzheimer’s Australia Victoria
- Austin Health
- Bendigo Health
- General Practice Victoria
- Monash University
- National Ageing Research Institute
- University of Tasmania
- Professor Joseph Ibrahim
- Professor Dimity Pond
The VIC & TAS DTSC is located at:
Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care
5th Floor Health Sciences 2
La Trobe University
Kingsbury Drive, VIC 3083
Phone: 03 9479 6004
See full details on the Contact Us page