Gail Elliot

Gail Elliot, BASc, MA, Gerontologist & Dementia Specialist, is the Founder and CEO of Dementiability Enterprises Inc., www.dementiability.com. She retired from her position as the Assistant Director, Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging, at McMaster University in March 2012 to focus on dementia education. She is passionate about changing the face of dementia, and dementia care. Over the past 30 years she has gained the reputation as a leading expert in the field of aging, with a focus on interventions for dementia. She has worked in academic settings and in the community. In her role as an educator she has taught college and university courses, delivered workshops, and presented at conferences on a variety of topics in the field of aging, locally, nationally and internationally (including Hong Kong). She is the author of a number of publications, including Montessori Methods for Dementia (2012).