Acute Geriatrics/Geropsychiatry, Fraser Health

Phone: 604-434-4211 x 3446
Fax: 604-412-6170

Marcia CarrProfessionally, Marcia is a clinical nurse specialist in Geropsychiatry, a Canadian certified gerontological nurse and nurse continence advisor. She currently is the coordinator of acute geriatric care at Burnaby Hospital, Simon Fraser Health Region. Within Simon Fraser Health Region, she is either chair or member of numerous acute care, mental health and well seniors' committees. A few examples are ethics, least restraints, fall, harm reduction, restorative care, adult guardianship legislation, services for seniors, seniors' wellness, leadership and research. She also is an adjunct professor at Simon Fraser University, Gerontology Research Centre and University of Victoria, School of Nursing. She also sits on the Board of Examiners for the Registered Nurses Association of British Columbia, is the secretary for the British Columbia Advanced Practice Professional Practice Group and is the vice-president of the Canadian Association of Nurse Continence Advisors.

University of Waterloo