Live Course CME

Geriatric Medicine

All dates and locations

Physician takes blood pressure of elderly patient

Featuring the latest evidence-based information on family medicine topics, AAFP live courses make it easy to learn in great locations. Earn CME, connect with your colleagues, and improve patient care, all in 3-1/2 days.

About the Course

Senior patients experience illness, medication reaction, and testing differently than younger adults do. Improve care for your older patients and learn about common geriatric clinical problems, chronic diseases, ways to help improve quality of life, and more.

Save the Date!

October 14-17, 2015, Orlando, FL

More information will be available in December 2014.

What You Will Learn

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Acute vs Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Afib, Stroke and DVT/PE
  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia
  • Arthritis, Headaches and Other Chronic Pain
  • Billing
  • Cardiac Disorders: CHF and CAD
  • Cardiac Disorders: Cholesterol and Risk Calculators
  • Changes in Senses
  • COPD
  • Computerized Medical Applications
  • Depression, Anxiety and Phobias
  • Dizziness, Falls and Therapy
  • Elder Abuse, Ethics, and End-of-Life Care
  • Failure to Thrive and Frailty
  • Functional Assessment
  • GERD, Constipation and Hepatitis
  • Geriatric Pharmacology
  • Geriatric Screening
  • Hypertension
  • Immunizations and Prevention
  • Menopause and MHT
  • Nutrition Supplements and Diets
  • Osteoporosis and Fractures
  • Out of Office Care
  • Quality Improvement
  • Skin Disorders
  • Urology: Incontinence
  • Urology: BPH and Prostate Cancer
  • Urology: Sexuality

Note: Topics are subject to change.