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​Geriatric Scholars Program Toolkit Webinar Series: Falls

The VA Geriatric Scholars Program announces the fifth webinar in their ‘Geriatric Scholars Program Toolkit Webinar Series: Falls’ presented by David Ganz, MD, PhD of the VA Greater Los Angeles GRECC

More about the series: this 8 part web-based program will provide training on a variety of topics geared to assist the clinicians and teams caring for older Veterans to manage and properly use the Geriatric Scholars Program Toolkits.

​Date and time: ​January 10, 2017 — 1 to 2 p.m.

Adobe Connect (links are available below)
For audio — dial information will be made available before the training.

To register for this event:
Non-VA Learners: Please register using TRAIN, before the training. Attendees will be able to be registered after the training has been completed.

VA Employees: Please register within TMS, before the training. EES is no longer able to register attendees after a training has been completed.

Accreditations: 1 credit hour from ASWB, NYSED, ACCME, ANCC, APA (ACPE will not be available via the TRAIN portal). Please be advised that there is a strict 30 day cut off to request your CEUs. Please complete and submit your evaluation and CEU request no later than 30 days after the live broadcast.

Access past toolkits here. (Access is free but registration is required.)

​NCIS: Navigating a Clinical Investigation of Seniors
​About: ​An interactive program to look a a complex case study of sudden mental status changes of an older adult.
​Date and time: ​As requested

For more information about this program, contact Betty Robinson at 412-864-2092.

​ I AM HERE Series
​About: Training on delirium, depression, dementia, anxiety, suicide, and substance abuse in the elderly. Open to UPMC and non-UPMC employees. Training for UPMC employees is free. Registration fees apply for non-UPMC employees.​
​Dates: As requested
​Time: 30 minute training sessions

Aging Institute
Suite 10065, Forbes Tower
3600 Forbes Ave. @ Meyran
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

For more information or ​to order I AM HERE training manuals, contact Peggy Edinger, Administrative Assistant, Aging Institute at 412-864-2396.


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