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Educational Resources on Aging


Educational Resources on Aging

Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Richard Besdine, MD, Lynn McNicoll, MD
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
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The Educational Resources on Aging (ERA) is a Brown University website developed by the Reynolds project team at Brown University. The site contains all our aging-related curriculum products for medical students, residents, and faculty. These include organ system syllabi, problem-based learning cases for students in clerkships, SIM center cases, aging-related lecture slide sets, aging-related exam questions, Doctoring course guidelines, and much more. The site also contains relevant website tools, research articles, and presentations relevant to education in aging, organized by topic. To access the products on the ERA website, click on the "Table of Contents" link located on the left-hand side menu at this website:

Educational objectives: 

The ERA repository is designed to provide access to comprehensive information on major geriatrics topics by educators and clinicians.

Additional information/Special implementation requirements or guidelines: 

Brown University operates under the "fair use" exemption to the U.S. copyright law. If you plan to use copyrighted materials in ways that go beyond fair use or applicable copyright law, you will need to get written permission from the copyright holder.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: 
No, I (we) have nothing to disclose.
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:
Renee Shield, PhD

Suggested Citation:
ACGME and American Geriatrics Society. Educational Resources on Aging. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2009 Available from:


Submitted by mrzvil on

This site is very timely and informative!