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
January 2016 - December 2016
Time: 3-5 pm

February 16, 2015 – at First Hill

April 19, 2015 Palliative Medicine and Integrative Medicine at First Hill
Pain Management
Integrative Pain – IM fellow/team

June 14, 2016 at First Hill
Urinary Incontinence
Home Visits
Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders

August 16, 2016 – at First Hill
Preventive Care in Geriatrics
Polypharmacy and the Beers List
Aging of HIV

October 18, 2016 – at Cherry Hill
Death with Dignity Act
Documenting Decisions: DPOA, POLST
ACP Tools: Prepare for your Care, the Conversation Project 

December 20, 2016 – Palliative Medicine and Integrative Medicine - at First Hill
What is Palliative Care? – Geri team
What is Hospice and Who Qualifies? – Geri team
Integrative Med TBA – IM fellow