Update in Geriatrics

1 day

This program provides evidence-based approaches to important topics in caring for older adults in a variety of health care settings. Topics will typically include medications, dementia, delirium, falls – key tipping points that can lead to significant changes in health status and increased risk of frailty for older adults. For more information, please click HERE.

Who should attend? Family physicians, General Internal Medicine Physicians, Residents, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Other Health Care Professionals and Students.

The event will take place virtually this year on Wednesday, November 15th, 2023. Registration for this event will open in the late spring/early summer.

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this learning activity the learners will be able to:

  • Improve the care of older adults by applying evidence-based approaches to important geriatric topics.
  • Articulate ways in which the COVID-19 pandemic has shaped the health and illness experiences of older adults.
  • Share aquired practical knowledge with colleagues within and across sectors.