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Medical Grand Rounds

Thursday, October 26, 2017
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Medical Grand Rounds Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine

Speakers: Patrick Coll, MD Momina Salman, MD Professor, Family Medicine and Medicine Asst. Professor of Medicine Director, Section of Geriatrics Education UCONN Health Assoc. Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Prog. Assoc. director of Clinical Geriatrics, UCONN Ctr. Of Aging

Heather Spear, APRN, MSN, PMHCNS-BC Lavern Wright, MD Geriatrics/NICHE Program Asst. Professor of Medicine UCONN Health/John Dempsey Hosp. UCONN- Ctr. Of Aging

Title: Senior Care Initiatives at JDH: NICHE/Delirium Protocols/Post-Acute Care

Date: October 26, 2017

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Location: Henry Low Learning Center UConn Health

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

1. Discuss the current goals to improve quality being implemented by the NICHE Program. 2. Recognize the current deficiencies that exist with regards to sharing information with post-acute care locations. 3. Be able to list at least 2 initiatives which are being implemented at john Dempsey Hospital to improve communication with post-acute care locations.

Target Audience: The Department of Medicine faculty, housestaff and students, though many topics will be of interest to housestaff, students and other faculty members within the University of CT Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine..

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content. Neither the activity director, planning committee members, nor the speakers, Dr. Patrick Coll, Dr. Momina Salman, Heather Spear, Dr. Lavern Wright have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Patrick Coll, Dr. Momina Salman , Heather Spear, and Dr. Lavern Wright will not be discussing the use of off -labeled use of any products.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

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Contact:

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