Newsletter: September 2016
Healthy Aging & World Alzheimer's Month
In honor of Health Aging and World Alzheimer's Month check out these great resources on POGOe:
Healthy Aging Rounds
12 Case Modules: Healthy Aging
This Caring Home
Alzheimer's Disease and Implications for Underserved Populations
Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Not all Dementia is Alzheimer's Disease
What's Wrong with Mom (Dad)? Chronic Care Evaluation and Management of the Older Adult (and their Caregivers) with Alzheimer's disease
New Material Spotlight on POGOe
"TMI"... (Too Many Interpretations): Mr. Moore's Medication Misadventures!
Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Health Literacy
Nonpharmacologic Management of BPSD: Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia
Interdisciplinary Health Profession Module Videos
2016 Reynolds Foundation Grantee Annual MeetingOctober 24, 25, 26, 2016
New Orleans, LA
We are still accepting applicants!
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 Thursday, September 15, 2016. Space is limited; first-come, first-served. For more information please click here.
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 QI to improve patient safety. For more information contact the representatives below.
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.