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Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Care Grand Rounds

The UC San Diego Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology, and Palliative Care hosts a monthly Grand Rounds. This series takes place every first Tuesday of the month from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. (Please note below Special Edition: Fellowship Presentation schedule)

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, gerontology, and palliative care principles for maximizing patient health and enhancing patient care.
  • Discuss current assessments, management techniques, and treatment recommendations available for different geriatric conditions and for those with serious illness at any stage of disease.
  • Identify patient-centered and system-wide strategies designed to improve quality of care and reduce iatrogenic events.
  • Distinguish differences in care guidelines for older vs younger patients.
  • Recognize the role of social determinants of health and how they can impact care and decision-making. 

UPCOMING SPEAKERS:

SPECIAL EDITION: FELLOWSHIP PRESENTATIONS

DATE  

May 24, 2022

May 24, 2022

May 31, 2022 

May 31, 2022

June 7, 2022

June 7, 2022

June 14, 2022

                  June 14, 2022

SPEAKER 

Dr. Jennifer Li

Dr. Sheila Bhavsar

Dr. Donnie Moore

Dr. Amy Picone

Dr. Rachael Petry

Dr. Elizabeth Li

Dr. Rhianon Lui

                                          Dr. Ruth Goodson

TOPIC

TBA

TBA

TBA

TBA

Barriers to Osteoporosis Treatment

TBA

An Introduction to Integrative Palliative Care                                              

VSED: Voluntary Stopping Eating and Drinking


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

PREVIOUS SPEAKERS:

DATE

May 17, 2022



May 17, 2022



April 5, 2022



March 1, 2022



February 1, 2022



January 4, 2022 



December 7, 2021


GERIATRICS GRAND ROUNDS ARCHIVES: Past Presentations.pdf

 SPEAKER 

Dr. Kevin Yang



Dr. Alexa Chavez



Dr. Rinaldo Gonzales



Dr. Wendy Anderson



Dr. Kimberly Curseen



Dr. Christina Vaughan



Dr. Alison Potok


TOPIC

Legacy Making Interventions


                             Treating Fatigue in Advanced Cancer

                                                                                                                     Many Hands Make Light(er) Work: Mid-Career and Alternative Pathway for Hospice/Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Elephants and Blind Men: Collaborative Identification of Frailty and the Role of Geriatric Medicine

Communication Skills Training in 60 Minutes or Less


Managing the Intersection Between Implicit Bias, Healthcare Disparities, and Ourselves             

                                          The Unique Palliative Care Needs of Those with Serious Neurologic Disease: Neuro-Palliative Care



 

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 Sasha Weiss, at saweiss@health.ucsd.edu.

NEXT GRAND ROUNDS 

May 24, 2022
May 31, 2022
June 7, 2022
June 14, 2022

12-1 PM

SPECIAL EDITION: Fellow Presentations

Presented by: 

THE GERIATRICS, GERONTOLOGY, & PALLIATIVE CARE FELLOWS