Geriatric Psychiatry

Primary Care & Geriatric Conference

Wednesday February 7, 2018 at 9:00 AM

This grand round has already taken place.

Stony Brook Medicine - Stony Brook, NY
February 7th, 2018
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


Dr. Fields will review the role of a Primary Care Doctor in screening for, diagnosing, and treating dementia.

Dr. Steinberg will review the cases, covering the behavioral and pharmacologic approaches to patient care.

(Please Note: Session only open to Stony Brook Medicine Physicians, Nurses, Medical Students and Stony Brook Medicine Affiliates)

Dates and Times

Start: 2/7/2018 9:00 AM
End: 2/7/2018 10:00 AM


1. Understand the billing requirements for GO505
2. Recognize, detect, diagnose, treat and care plan for patients with Alzheimer's Disease and related Dementias
3. Educate families and other caregivers on community resources for Alzheimer's Disease and related Dementias
4. Delineate non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic approaches to managing common challenging behaviors in patients with Alzheimer's Disease

5. Communicate effectively with patients who have cognitive impairment and their caregivers


  • Dr. Suzanne Fields
    • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Dr. Alan Steinberg
    • Geriatric Psychiatry


Stony Brook Medicine
SOM Dean's Conference Room: HSC Level 4
Stony Brook, NY 11794


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.