Jason Burton is the General Manager Education, Research and Consultancy – Alzheimer’s Australia Western Australia. He originally trained as a Mental Health Nurse in the UK. He has worked for over 25 years with and for people with dementia in both clinical, leadership and managerial roles.
He leads teams and projects providing a wide range of dementia education and training, culture change programs, design and technology initiatives, dementia friendly community projects and creative arts and engagement programs.
Jason will lead the discussion relating to enabling environments and the need of urban designers and planners to support these types of built environments.