Geriatric Medicine offers everything you need to stay current in your practice. Learn the latest information on the skills you use every day in sessions, such as Exercise for the Geriatric Patient, Morbidity and Injury Prevention, and Geriatric Pharmacy and High-Risk Medication Use.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
· Improve adherence to evidence-based clinical guidelines in practice.
· Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose, treat and manage common clinical conditions seen among the geriatric population.
· Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with the patient to ensure that diagnosis and treatment recommendations are understood.
· Recognize when to refer to, or consult with, other specialists to provide optimal patient care.
Clinical procedural workshop sessions will be available two afternoons during the course. Separate registration and fee required to attend a workshop. Topics and times will be announced when they are confirmed.
Registration includes online access to the syllabus and other on-site resources one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. A limited number of syllabuses will be available for purchase on site. Additional information will be provided by email after you register.