The Gateway Geriatric Education Center


Aging SuccessfullyDivision of Geriatric Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Missouri Gateway Geriatric Education Center

Activities and Resources

Dementia: Causes and Treatment Options

Dementia: Causes and Treatment Options
Program Details & Registration

Saturday, March 7, 2015
7:00 am to 12:15 pm
Saint Louis University
School of Medicine
Margaret McCormick Doisy Learning Resources Center
3545 Vista Avenue Saint Louis, MO 63104

After participating in this event, attendees will be able to identify current research and treatment options related to dementia, issues related to dementia, including delirium and depression and to recognize the value of meaningful activities and evidence-based non-pharmacologic intervention strategies relevant for persons with dementia.The target audience for this conference is Physicians, Psychologists, Nurses, Nursing Home Administrators, PT/OT, and Social Workers.

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June 8-9, 2015 Summer Geriatrics Institute

26th Annual Saint Louis University
Summer Geriatric Institute:
Creating Communities for Aging Successfully

Monday, June 8, 2015 -
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
7:15 AM - 5:00 PM


Agenda & Registration to follow in late March.

 

Margaret McCormick Doisy Learning Resources Center
3545 Vista Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63104

The Division of Geriatric Medicine at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and the Gateway Geriatric Education Center are pleased to present the 26th Annual Saint Louis University Summer Geriatric Institute. This year’s event will focus on building inter-professional communities to address current and future challenges of aging.

 

Fall Risk and Dual Tasking
Polypharmacy
Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST): An Overview for Clinicians

Rapid Cognitive Screening: An Overview for Clinicians

This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB4HP19060, Gateway Geriatric Education Center, for $483,845 . 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 HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

 

Guns and Dementia Video
Fall Risk Videos
Fall Risk Assessment Video

 

 

 




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Assessment Videos

Online Assessment Video
Assessments as an innovation in Geriatric Care
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John E. Morley, M.B., B.Ch.

Dammert Professor of Gerontology and
Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Director, Gateway Geriatric Education Center
Department of Internal Medicine
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Marla Berg-Weger, PhD, LCSW,

Missouri/Illinois Gateway GEC
Director, Professor
School of Social Work

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Please direct inquiries to:
Division of Geriatric Medicine
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
1402 South Grand Boulevard, Room 238
St. Louis, Missouri 63104
PHONE: (314) 977-8462
FAX: (314) 771-8575