NEW! Geriatric Healthcare Education for Work and Home

Young woman embraces an elderly relative.

 

Two New Lecture Series

Help your geriatric population achieve optimum health. Learn the latest tips, treatments and guidelines for improving health in older adults in these new lecture series. These easy-to-use modules let you watch one lecture or the entire series. Earn 1.5 contact hours per lecture. Some include pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level.

Watch and earn up to 30 contact hours.

Visit:  uwcne.org/geriatric-health

 
 
 

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia

Contact hours: Up to 15.0 
Fee: $45
Registeruwcne.org/geriatric-health/2018ADRD

  • Dementia  Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH
  • Frontline Tools for the Differential Diagnosis of Depression, Delirium, and Dementia  Emily Trittschuh, PhD
  • Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of Older Adults:  A Primer for Primary Care Healthcare Practitioners  Lena Makaroun, MD
  • Healthy Brain Aging and Dementia Prevention  Emily Trittschuh, PhD
  • Behavioral Management in Community Dwelling Alzheimer’s Patients  Piruz Huda, MN, ARNP
  • Detecting and Managing Multiple Chronic Conditions in People Living with Dementia  Tatiana Sadak, PhD, PMHNP, ARNP
  • Building on Family Dynamics in Coping with Alzheimer’s Disease  Martha (Marty) Richards, MSW
  • Transitions of Care  Thuan Ong, MD, MPH, Allison Boll, MSW and Melissa Ensey, MSEd
  • End-of-Life Care: From Living Wills to POLST to MOELI  Richard Stuart, PhD
  • Ethical Dilemmas in the Care of Older People with Cognitive Impairment  Elizabeth Vig, MD, MPH

 

Selected Topics in Geriatric Healthcare

Contact hours: Up to 15.0
Pharmacology hours: Up to 4.5 (pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level)
Fee: $45
Registeruwcne.org/geriatric-health/2018SEL

  • State of the Science:  New Guidelines for Opioid Prescribing and What They Mean for Elders with Chronic Pain (Rx)    Manu Thakral, PhD, ARNP
  • An Evidence-Based Review of Marijuana:  A Clinician’s Guide (Rx)    Jennifer Kapur, PharmD
  • Choosing Wisely for Older Adults in Primary Care    Elizabeth Phelan, MD, MS
  • Geriatric Traumatic Brain Injury    Hilaire Thompson, PhD, ARNP  
  • Advances in Stroke Treatment and Prevention    Andrew Huffer, MD
  • Current Concepts in Pressure Injury Prevention and Care    Joanne (Joie) Whitney, PhD, CWCN, FAAN
  • Hypertension in Older Adults    Thuan Ong, MD, MPH
  • Urinary Tract Infections in Women    Jane Miller, MD
  • Health Issues of Older Asian Americans    Alan Chun, MD
  • The Management of Atrial Fibrillation, A Focus on Anti-Coagulation (Rx)    Michael Chen, MD, PhD