January 31, 2013

"Palliative Care in the Elderly" topic of Geriatrics and Gerontology Interest Group lecture, Tuesday, Feb. 5

The Geriatrics & Gerontology Interest Group (GGIG) 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 http://www.vanderbiltreynolds.org/GGIG.

Upcoming GGIG lectures:

Feb. 5

Topic: Palliative Care in the Elderly

Speaker: Sumi Misra, M.D., MPH, chief of Palliative Care Program, Nashville Veterans Affairs; assistant professor of General Internal Medicine.

Noon-1 p.m.

Medical Center East, South Tower, room 8380A

Feb. 19

Topic: Geriatric Depression

Speaker: Maureen Seitz, M.D., Vanderbilt geriatric fellow

Noon-1 p.m.

Medical Center East, South Tower, Room 8380A