Geriatrics Didactics Schedule

Geriatrics Didactics Schedule

Geriatrics fellows have the opportunity to teach family medicine residents at our Geri Didactics Lecture Series. This occurs about four times yearly and covers central clinical topics in Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine. Residents from Swedish Family Medicine – First Hill as well as Swedish Family Medicine – Cherry Hill attend this conference series. 

Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Didactics Schedule
July 2014 – December 2015
Updated 6/26/14 by ACH
 
Time: 3-5 pm
 

August 19, 2014 – at First Hill
Medicare Wellness visits
Osteoporosis
Falls
 
October 21, 2014 – Palliative Medicine and Integrative Medicine – at Cherry Hill
Osteoarthritis and Pain Management – Geri fellow
Integrative Med TBA – IM fellow/team
 
December 16, 2014 – at First Hill
Urinary Incontinence
Home visits
Parkinson’s disease and Movement Disorders
 
February 17, 2015 – Palliative Medicine and Integrative Medicine -  at Cherry Hill
What is Palliative Care? – Geri team
What is Hospice and Who Qualifies? – Geri team
Integrative Med TBA – IM fellow
 
April 21, 2015 – at First Hill
Death with Dignity Act
Documenting Decisions: DPOA, POLST
ACP Tools: Prepare for your Care, the Conversation Project
 
June 16, 2015 – at Cherry Hill
Preventive Care in Geriatrics
Polypharmacy and the Beers List
Aging of HIV
 
August 18, 2015 – at First Hill
Vision Loss
Hearing Loss
Sexual changes in Aging
 
October 20, 2015 – Palliative Medicine and Integrative Medicine – at Cherry Hill
Moral distress and Existential Crisis – geri team
Integrative Med TBA – IM team
 
December 15, 2015 – at First Hill
3D’s of Geriatric psychiatry:
Dementia
Depression
Delirium