Tuesday, May 6th
Vanderbilt University, Medical Center East (MCE) Room 8380A
Topic: "Podiatry Concerns in Older Adults"
Speaker: David Trenner, DPM, Senior Associate, Orthopaedics, Podiatry, Eskind Diabetes Clinic, VUMC
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Vanderbilt School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt Center for Quality Aging, Vanderbilt-Reynolds Geriatrics Education Center, Meharry Consortium Geriatric Education Center, Tennessee Valley GRECC.
This project is supported by funds from the Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr), Heath Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) under Grant No. UB4HP19055 (Meharry Consortium Geriatric Education Center). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by the BHPr, HRSA, DHHS, or the U.S. Government.
Topic: “Philosophy of Elder Centered Law Practice”
Speaker: Tim Takacs, Elder Law Practice of Timothy L. Takacs, Certified Elder Law Attorney and a VA-accredited attorney.
Speaker: Michael Poku
Topic: “Conversations about Dementia”
Speaker: Tiffany Cloud-Mann, Vice President of Programs & Outreach, Alzheimer's Association Mid-South Chapter
Topic: “Legal/Ethical Issues Related to Alzheimer’s, Dementia, & Capacity”
Speaker: Mary Lyn Goodman, Attorney, Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands
Topic: “Pain Management & Older Adults”
Speaker: Daniel Lonergan, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Pain Medicine, VUMC
Topic: “Overview of Fiftyforward Victory Over Crime Program for Older Adults”
Speaker: Terry Kornman, Outreach Coordinator, FiftyForward
Topic: “TN Poison Center: Data Across Different Age Groups and Risks for Older Adults”
Speaker: John Benitez, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department Toxicology Center for Clinical, VUMC