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An Interprofessional Curriculum for Healthcare Providers Promoting Safety in Transitions of Care

The transition of patients to...

Podcasts on Aging Topics: The Timed Get Up and Go Test

In this three minute video podcast, residents, fellows and staff stage a classic "film noir" performance designed to educate viewers in the use of the...

Dementia Care: Social Work Practice Interventions Bibliography

Social workers interact with older adults and their families in nearly all practice settings—child welfare, health and mental health, schools, domestic...

Person-Centered and Participant-Directed Services and Supports Bibliography

This bibliography contains over 40 annotated peer-reviewed articles, online publications, patient and provider guides, and other resources on person-...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Dentures

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Dentures is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Multiple Myeloma

Multiple Myeloma  is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

The 4-1-1 on Social Work

This resident education module was developed to educate residents on what other team members do.  The content was organized around the IM-FM...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Motivational Interviewing with Older Adults

Motivational Interviewing with Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize...

Virtual Patient Case #2: Mrs. Dubois - Chief Diagnosis: Breast Cancer

Virtual Patient Case #2 is the second in a five part series. This is a CD-ROM containing short video clips of Mrs. Dubois from age 70 to age 86. The...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Heart Failure-Diagnosis

"Heart Failure-Diagnosis" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

SAGE Intrinsic Aging: A Histological Perspective: Blood & Defense System

This module demonstrates the normal age-related changes in the blood and defense systems and their clinical implications. A highlight of these modules...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Discussing Cognitive Aging with Patients and Families

Discussing Cognitive Aging with Patients and Families is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which...

Interprofessional Geriatric Education and Training in Texas: Seniors Assisting in Geriatric Education - Interprofessional Team-Based Training, Assignments & Grading

The Seniors Assisting in Geriatric Education (SAGE) program consists of an educational curriculum and community based outreach...

Can You Swallow This? A Practical Approach to Dysphagia

This interactive, "hands-on", small group session emphasizes a practical approach to the diagnosis and management of dysphagia in older adults.  ...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Chronic Kidney Disease in Older Adults

Chronic Kidney Disease in Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key...

The Audiologist's Role in Care of Hearing Loss and Vestibular Disease

This resident education module was developed to educate residents on what other team members do.  The content was organized around the IM-FM...

Geriatric Fast Facts Quizzes

Geriatric Fast Facts (GFFs) [www.geriatricfastfacts.com] is a mobile enabled website which contains 1-2...

Educational Resources on Aging

The Educational Resources on Aging (ERA) is a Brown University website developed by the Reynolds project team at Brown University. The site contains...

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Parkinson's Disease

Elder Care A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Parkinson's Disease is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact...

Assessing and Managing Swallowing Issues: An Interprofessional Approach

This educational module is designed to teach family medicine residents, internal medicine residents, fellows, and medical students an...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Diabetes:Special Considerations for Older Adults

"Diabetes:Special Considerations for Older Adults" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Sleep in Older Adults

Sleep in Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care A Resource of Interprofessional Providers: Statin Therapy for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Older Adults

Statin Therapy for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Older Adults is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact...

Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing: Overview of Resources

The Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing (HIGN) at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing offers a number of evidence-based online resources for...

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