The UW Division of Geriatrics, VA Madison GRECC and ADRC are pleased to present the Geriatrics Didactic Series. The series is intended to provide educational opportunities and updates on the latest findings both within the division and globally within the field of geriatrics and aging research.
The series consists of a variety of learning opportunities including:
- Grand Rounds - These sessions are intended to present cutting edge research within the field of geriatrics. In addition, they may review clinical problems in geriatrics by focusing on current or interesting cases.
- ADRC Seminars - The ADRC (Alzheimer's Disease Research Center) presents the most high-impact case studies and research directly relevant to Alzheimer's diseases diagnosis, treatment and prevention in these sessions.
- ADRC Case Conferences & Geriatric Case Conferences
- Journal Club - These sessions are intended to provide a forum for discussion of new research within the field of geriatrics. The presenter will provide critical appraisal of an article and the data presented to facilitate discussion.
The Didactic Series is offered during the academic year from September - May on Tuesdays from Noon - 1:00 pm.
Attend online via http://live.videos.med.wisc.edu password: geriatrics
2017/2018 Didactic Series
|2/6/18||Case Conference||Shahriar Salamat, MD, PhD||Clinicopathologic Case Conference||HSLC 1248|
Kathleen Walsh, DO
Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi, PhD, RN
Carey Gleason, PhD
Melissa Dattalo, MD
|Rapidly Progressive Dementia||HSLC 1248|
Sharon Weber, MD
|Surgical Transitional Care: Improving Results After Complex Abdominal Surgery||HSLC 1248|
Jill Barnes, PhD, FACSM
|4/3/18||Case Conference||Shahriar Salamat, MD, PhD||Clinicopathologic Case Conference||HSLC 1248|
Steve Barczi, MD & Melissa Dattalo, MD
|Quality Forum||HSLC 1229|
Nate Chin, MD
|Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing: Decoding 23andMe and its Impact on Memory Care||HSLC 1248|
Eileen Ahearn, MD
|A Model for Evaluation and Treatment of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms due to Dementia: Adaption of the TIME Model for Use on an Acute Inpatient Psychiatry Unit (Ahearn) & VA to ALF Outpatient Care Plan Communication Improvement: Medications (Olson)||HSLC 1229|
|5/8/18||Grand Rounds||Mihai Teodorescu, MD||Nocturia||HSLC 1248|
|5/15/18||Journal Club||Elizabeth Champan, MD, Tim Olson, MD, Jerry Pankratz, MD & Lauren Welch, PharmD||Highlights from AGS 2018||HSLC TBD|
The UW Division of Geriatrics also offers weekly core lectures and bi-monthly geriatric psychiatry colloquiums. Subscribe at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be added to the e-mail list promoting these events.