The UC San Diego Division of Geriatrics hosts a monthly Geriatrics Grand Rounds, which takes place on the first Wednesday of every month at 8:45am in the Stein Clinical Research Building, Rm. 148 on the School of Medicine campus.
GOAL: To provide needs-based education for physicians and health care providers to improve knowledge, competence and performance and enable the optimum provision of health care.
- Employ geriatric medicine principles for maximizing patient health and enhancing patient care
- Discuss current management techniques and treatments available for different geriatric conditions
- Identify patient-centered and system-wide strategies designed to reduce iatrogenic events
- Distinguish differences in care guidelines for older vs younger patients
- Recognize psychosocial issues that can impact care and decision-making
September 7, 2016
Deborah Kado, MD, MS
Fractures in the Context of Multiple
Dean C. Norman, MD
Infections in Older
Vaishal Tolia, MD,
A Geriatric Emergency
Department and Other Disruptive Innovations
MSN, RN, RN-BC, CMSRN
Care and Transitions of Care for Older Adults
Arnold Gass, MD
The Geriatric Homeless:
Who Are They and What Should Society Be Doing About Them?
Sellers, Asst Director, Aging & Independence Services
The San Diego County
March 1, 2017
Colin Thomas, MD, MPH
April 5, 2017
Carol Franz, PhD
An Update on The Vietnam Era Twin
Study of Aging
May 3, 2017
Jacqueline Kerr, PhD
Promoting Physical Activity: An Ecological Approach
June 7, 2017
Lynette Cederquist, MD
Aid in Dying
CME Accredited: The University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses: For the purposes of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. For the purpose of re-licensure, the California Board of Registered Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (report up to 1 hour of credit and list "CME Category 1" as the provider number).
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