November 29, 2012

Next Geriatrics and Gerontology Interest Group lunchtime lecture series Dec. 4

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, the Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development and the Center for Quality Aging presents the next Geriatrics and Gerontology Interest Group Lunchtime Lecture on Dec. 4 from noon to 1 p.m.

Robert Collins, M.D., professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, will deliver the lecture "Beating the System: Prognostication of length of life including causes of mortality."

Watch live in Medical Center East, South Tower, room 8380B or online.

VUSM 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. VUSM is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This lecture series provides one contact hour.

Sponsored by VUSM, 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 and Tennessee Valley GRECC.

Contact Anna Lea Cothron with any questions at 343-6688 or email