Academic Faculty

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Lesley Ann Charles, BSc(Hon), MBChB, CAC COE, CCFP

Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine; Program Director, Care of the Elderly Program

Medicine & Dentistry

Family Medicine

About Me

Education

Diploma, Care of the Elderly Program, University of Alberta

Residency, Family Medicine, University of Alberta

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB), University of Edinburgh, UK

Bachelor of Science (Medical Science) Honours in Pharmacology, University of Edinburgh


Certifications and Current Appointments

Certificant, College of Family Physicians of Canada, with Certificate of Added Competence in Care of the Elderly (CAC COE)

Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta

Program Director, Division of Care of the Elderly, Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta

Care of the Elderly Physician, Grey Nuns Community Hospital 


Areas of Clinical Interest

• Dementia

• Delirium

• Treatment of Osteoporosis


Research Interests

• Care of the Elderly Program

• Care of the Elderly Graduates Research

• Decision-Making Capacity Assessment

• Core Competencies

• Caregivers