Dr Zareena Abidin
Dr Zareena Abidin, MB BCh BAO, FRCPC, MRCPsych, H Dip Med Ed, MSc Healthcare in Leadership, is a qualified Geriatric Psychiatrist currently working in Burnaby & Maple Ridge Older Adult Mental Health teams including Specialised Seniors Clinic in New West. After spending 18 years in Ireland completing her medical degree and psychiatric training she was recruited by Fraser Health Authority to work as a Geriatric Psychiatrist here in BC. Dr Abidin’s practise specializes in the care of elderly with psychiatric issues with a goal to maximize quality of life and functionality for the older patient. Dr Abidin’s interests include dementia care, mood and personality changes relating to vascular disease, advocacy for older adults and end of life issues.