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Geriatrics Grand Rounds

The UC San Diego Division of Geriatrics hosts a monthly Geriatrics Grand Rounds, which takes place on the first Wednesday of every month at 8:45am.* 

GOAL: To provide needs-based education for physicians and health care providers to improve knowledge, competence and performance and enable the optimum provision of health care.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Employ geriatric medicine principles for maximizing patient health and enhancing patient care
  • Discuss current management techniques and treatments available for different geriatric conditions
  • Identify patient-centered and system-wide strategies designed to reduce iatrogenic events
  • Distinguish differences in care guidelines for older vs younger patients
  • Recognize psychosocial issues that can impact care and decision-making

UPCOMING SPEAKERS:

DATE

SPEAKER

TOPIC

October 7, 2020




November 4, 2020

Jon Zifferblatt, MD and Chris Crowley, PhD



Scott Mullaney, MD
Geriatrics Ascendant: The Central Role of Care for Older Adults in Risk Based Healthcare Models

Delivering Educational Content Remotely using Zoom: Ideas, Techniques, and Tools

*Note: In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have moved Geriatrics Grand Rounds to an entirely virtual webinar format. Please contact jathomas@health.ucsd.edu for log-in information.  

GERIATRICS GRAND ROUNDS ARCHIVES: GGR Past Presentations.pdf

CME Accredited: The University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses: For the purposes of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. For the purpose of re-licensure, the California Board of Registered Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ (report up to 1 hour of credit and list "CME Category 1" as the provider number).

QUESTIONS? If you have questions or would like to be added to our email list, please e-mail Janice Thomas, at jathomas@health.ucsd.edu

NEXT GRAND ROUNDS

Delivering Educational Content Remotely using Zoom: Ideas, Techniques, and Tools 


Presented by: 

Scott Mullaney, MD


Wed., Nov. 4th  

8:45am - 9:45am