Health Promotion & Prevention in Geriatric Patients

Primary Care & Geriatric Conference

Wednesday November 1, 2017 at 9:00 AM


This grand round has already taken place.


Stony Brook Medicine - Ston, NY
November 1st, 2017
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

This lecture will discuss health promotion & prevention in the elderly focusing on screenings that are available for the elderly patient.

Dates and Times

Start: 11/1/2017 9:00 AM
End: 11/1/2017 10:00 AM

Objectives

Upon completion, participants should be able to:

-Understand different levels of prevention
-Understand general screening principles
-Discuss principles in screening such as specificity, sensitivity, and bias
-Introduce the Medicare Wellness visit and its relation to geriatric health promotion
-Discuss certain areas of screening in the elderly including cancer screening, AAA screening, and discuss recommended vaccinations for adults 65+
(Please Note: Session only open to Stony Brook Medicine Physicians, Nurses, Medical Students and Stony Brook Medicine Affiliates)

Speakers

  • Dr. Kimberly Kranz
    • Health Promotion & Prevention in Geriatric Patients

Location

Stony Brook Medicine
Prev Med Seminar Room: HSC L3-066
Ston, NY 11794

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.