September 25, 2012

Fall 2012 Geriatrics & Gerontology Interest Group lectures announced

The Fall 2012 Geriatrics & Gerontology Interest Group lectures have been scheduled. They are:

Tuesday, Oct. 2, noon to 1 p.m. Medical Center East Room 8380B
Topic: "Role of the Clinical Pharmacist in Reducing Medications"
Speaker: Debbie Harrell, D.Ph., and James Powers, M.D.

Tuesday, Oct. 16,  noon to 1 p.m., Medical Center East Room 8380B
Topic: "HCBS for Physically Disabled Adults and Seniors"
Speaker: Melanie Howell, Service Coordinator Supervisor for Greater Nashville Regional Council (GNRC) and Fredna Hodge, Intake Coordinator for CHOICES Program

Tuesday, Nov. 6, noon to 1 p.m., Medical Center East Room 8380B
Topic: State of Tennessee Commission on Aging & Disability Update
Speaker: Jim Shulman, Executive Director

 The Geriatrics and Gerontology Interest Group is an educational lecture series of interest to providers, other disciplines, and the general public. Both in-person and online sessions offer content in caring for older adults. Online offerings include videos of past sessions as well as webcasts to view live sessions in real time. Find out more information at our website, http://www.vanderbiltreynolds.org/GGIG.