Newsletter: July 2016
New Material on POGOe
Dementia & Delirium TBL
Sensitivity: Demystifying Social Work With Older Adults Lecture
When Patients Die: Decision-Making and Communication
Urinary Incontinence OSCE
Your Role in Delirium Detection and Treatment: An Interdisciplinary Approach
With the start of the new academic year, it’s the perfect time to integrate web-GEMs into your curriculum.
What are web-GEMs?
Who can benefit from taking a web-GEM?
How can I use web-GEMs in my teaching?
In order to utilize web-GEMS most efficiently, you must have an easy to obtain “Confirmed Faculty” status on POGOe.
As a confirmed faculty member, you can create assignments specific to your students needs and receive detailed student reports of cases completed and time spent on each case. Please fill out this brief request form and be sure to include a link to your online institutional bio.
Depression (Mr. Rodriguez)
Pain Management and Health Literacy
2016 Reynolds Foundation Grantee Annual MeetingOctober 24, 25, 26, 2016
New Orleans, LA
The 2016 Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Grantee Annual Meeting is open to a limited number of clinician-educators from non-Reynolds Foundation sponsored schools. An applicant must be an MD or DO, involved in teaching medical students, residents or fellows or faculty at a U.S. medical school or teaching hospital, not funded by the Donald W. Reynolds grant.
This annual 2½ day meeting is for all levels of clinician-educators in geriatrics and focuses on developing leadership skills and professional development.Physicians at all levels, from novice to experts in the field of geriatrics, are welcome to apply. Application submission deadline is Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Space is limited; first-come, first-served. For more information please click here
CME Opportunities33rd Annual UCLA Intensive Course in Geriatric Medicine + Pharmacy and Board Review
September 7-10, 2016
Beverly Hills, CA
Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine CME Course
The Mini-Fellowships in Geriatrics, Medical Education, and Quality Improvement are 3-day faculty development programs, customized for each campus and intended to ‘Geriatricize’ non-geriatrician faculty. Mount Sinai’s geriatrics experts help develop a cadre of attending faculty to become more effective educators who can teach, assess trainee competence, and engage together in QU to improve patient safety. For more information contact the representatives below.
Widener University, Sexuality and Aging Institute
International Psychogeriatric Association
35th Annual Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Conference
European Union Geriatric Medicine Society Congress 2016
Canadian Association On Gerontology 45th Scientific & Educational Meeting 2016
2016 Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting
International Society of Geriatric Oncology
British Society of Gerontology
If you know of a national or international meeting in geriatrics or gerontology that isn't listed here, let us know at Editor@POGOe.org
POGOe is funded by the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation.