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Monthly Archives: April 2016

24th Annual Clinical Update in Geriatric Medicine conference held at Pittsburgh Marriott City Center

Over 350 geriatrics professionals from all disciplines, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, social workers, long-term care and managed care providers, and health care administrators participated in the 24th Annual Clinical Update in Geriatric Medicine conference held at the Pittsburgh … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh site of 14th Annual HELP Conference

The 14th annual National Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) conference was held in conjunction with the Clinical Update conference on April 7-8th. This two-day international conference educated HELP teams with strategies for delirium prevention, and insights to learn to use … Continue reading

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Geriatrics Society Announces David C. Martin Medical Student and Geriatrics Teacher of the Year Award Recipients

The Pennsylvania Geriatrics Society – Western Division is proud to announce the 2016 recipient of the David C. Martin Award: Ms. Rebecca Abay, a medical student attending the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Ms. Abay received an honorarium to … Continue reading

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Advanced Care Planning 101 – May 5, 2016

Advanced Care Planning 101 WHEN Thursday May 5, 2016 6 – 7:30 p.m. WHERE ACMS Building 713 Ridge Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15212 CMEs One (1) FREE CME for MDs, PAs, and CRNPs COURSE OBJECTIVES: • Learn techniques to engage patients in … Continue reading

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