FLGEC Conferences and Educational Opportunities Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds Weekly presentations on multidisciplinary geriatric topics by an expert speaker. For more information, please call (585) 760-6352. November - December 2015 The Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center at Monroe Community Hospital, Department of Medicine and the University of Rochester, Department of Medicine provides Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds on Wednesday mornings (8:00 am - 9:00 am) at Monroe Community Hospital, 435 E. Henrietta Road, Auditorium A - Hope 1. Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds meet from September - June. Dates Presentation Title Nov 4 Geriatric Skin Disease Alice Pentland, MD Nov 11 Therapeutic Advances for Motor and Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease Michelle Burack, MD Nov 18 Patient-Centered Care for the Geriatric Cancer Survivor Michelle Shayne, MD Nov 25 NO GRAND ROUNDS Dec 2 TBD David Trawick, MD Dec 9 A New Method for Assessing Financial Decision Making: Implications for Financial Capacity and Exploitation Peter Lichtenberg, MD Professor of Psychology, Director-Institute of Gerontology Wayne State University Dec 18 Interprofessional Geriatric Teams From the APN Perspective Mieke Deschodt, PhD Department of Public Health & Primary Care Leuven, Belgium Dec 23 NO GRAND ROUNDS Dec 30 NO GRAND ROUNDS Back to Top Geriatric Fellows' Conference Weekly conference of subjects relative to geriatric medicine fellowship training including lectures, literature reviews and case presentations. For more information, please call (585) 760-6353. Monroe Community Hospital 435 E. Henrietta Road Medical Administration Conference Room - Faith 2 West July, 2015 - June, 2016 Topics covered during the year may include: Introduction to Functional Assessment and Geriatric Syndromes Mental Status Exam Pain Assessment and Management Sleep Disorders in Older Adults Nursing Home Care Sensory Impairment Urogynecology Education Quality Improvement Neuropsych Assessment Falls Nutrition/Diets Late Life Depression Wound Care A.I.M. Testing Mentorship/CV Review Urinary Incontinence Hypertention Management Feeding Tubes Medicare Updates Billing Physiology of Aging & Physical Exercise Palliative Care/Caregivers' Issues Issues in Oral Health in Older Adults Depression in the Elderly Back to Top Geriatric Journal Club Interdisciplinary twice monthly rotating review of all clinically relevant journals pertinent to geriatrics. Faculty, fellows, and interdisciplinary health care professionals from the community participate in the reviews. For more information, please call (585) 760-6352. Back to Top Aging Research Forum Scheduled every four months at Monroe Community Hospital, a researcher in the area of Geriatrics or related to Geriatrics presents in the area of their study. For more information, please call (585) 760-6354.