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Previous GRECC Connect VIRTUAL Geriatrics (formerly known as GRECC Connect) Geriatric Case Conferences

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COVID-19: Key Concepts in Geriatric Emergency Care, Ula Wang, MD, May 20, 2020

Practical Tips for Telehealth for Older Rural Adults, with Panel Q&A - May 7, 2020





***************************************************INTERDISCIPLINARY TEAMWORK:

Using the 4M Framework to provide High Quality Age-Friendly Care - Katharina Echt, PhD and Anna Mirk, MD
August 6, 2021

Substance Use in Aging Rural Veterans: An Interdisciplinary Geriatrics Consultation Team Approach - Steve Barczi, MD, Rebecca Radue, MD and Leah Walker, APSW
July 15, 2021

Help! This is Not Going Well: Tips for Conducting Sucessful Family Meetings - Thomas Caprio, MD
June 18, 2021

Establishing Goals of Care in the Setting of Multimorbidity and Decline in Function - Thomas Caprio, MD
January 22, 2021

Aligning Primary Care Practice with What Matters Most to Patients Claire Davenport, MD and Aanand Naik, MD
December 4, 2020

High Risk High Need Veterans - Stuti Dang, MD
November 13, 2020

Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of Older Adults: A Primer for Primary Care Practitioners - Lena Makaroun, MD
August 14, 2020

Teamwork Approach to Effective Family Meetings Thomas Caprio, MD
March 6, 2020

Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation: What Health Care Professionals Need to Know - Thomas Caprio, MD
October 25, 2019

Conducting Family Meetings - Thomas Caprio, MD
February 22, 2019

Addressing Complexity in Clinical Care: The Wisconsin Star Method - Timothy Howell, MD, MA and Steve Barczi, MD
November 30, 2018

Skills Building: Conducting Family Meetings - Thomas Caprio, MD
June 1, 2018

REACH VA: Support for Caregivers of Older Veterans Nicholas Koufacos, LCSW, ACHP-SW, Celeste Bursi, MSSW
December 15, 2017

Elder Abuse - Fay Kahan, LCSW (Inter-disciplinary)
March 17, 2017


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DEMENTIA:

Partnering for Dementia Care for America's Veterans - Thomas Caprio, MD
April 30, 2021

Practical Tips for Tele-Dementia Care: Communication, Assessment, and Caregiver Education - Sowmya S. Iyer, MD, MPH
April 23, 2021

Dementia Caregiver Support - Nicholas Koufacos, LCSW, ACHP-SW
December 18, 2020

Outpatient Management of Behaviors in Dementia - Ian Reynolds MD, Joleen Sussman PhD, Elizabeth Obrien Pharm D.
March 10, 2020

Guide to the Office Based or Bedside Mental Status Examination Lauren Moo, MD
February 21, 2020

Treating "Agitation" or Pain with Dementia - Thomas Caprio, MD
August 2, 2019

Addressing safety and other concerns of dementia caregivers: Language and techniques for providers - Joleen Sussman, Ph.D
March 1, 2019

An Approach to Palliative and End of Life Care for Dementia – Thomas Caprio, MD
January 11, 2019

Modifiable Risk Factors for Dementia - Lauren Moo, MD
June 8, 2018

Ethical Issues in Dementia - Antonio Graham, MD and Patricia Griffiths, PhD
May 25, 2018

Pain Assessment and Management with Dementia - Thomas Caprio, MD
May 11, 2018

Overview of Dementia - Thomas Caprio, MD
April 6, 2018

Intimacy and Dementia Symposium - Megan Gately, OTD, OTR/L
October 27, 2017

Brain Health in Aging - Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH, MA
September 15, 2017

Dementia Symposium Case Conference
June 22, 2017

Addressing the Challenges of Pain Assessment and Management for Patients with Dementia - Thomas Caprio, MD
April 21, 2017

Dementia 101:  A Primer in Understanding Dementia - Thomas Caprio, MD
February 3, 2017

Home Safety Considerations for Dementia- Megan Gately, OTD
December 16, 2016 

***************************************************GERIATRIC CLINICAL CARE:

Conducting a Comprehensive Falls Assessment - Thomas Caprio, MD
August 27, 2021

Chronic Pain Management in the Older Adult - Case Studies - Debra K. Weiner, MD
May 21, 2021

High Risk Diabetic Foot Care in Older Adults - Latricia Allen DPM, MPH, FACPM
November 20, 2020

The 3 D's: Delirium, Dementia, and Depression - Thomas Caprio, MD
January 17, 2020

Innovations in Substance Use Disorders Treatment in Older Adults - Rebecca Radue, MD and Melanie Scharrer, MD
November 22, 2019

Tele-rehabilitation in physical therapy:  Improving access and patient outcomes - Donald Hayes, PT, GTC
August 16, 2019

A Focus on Function: The next frontier in reducing avoidable hospital readmissions - Jennifer Stevens-Lapsey, PT, PhD
July 19, 2019

The Wisconsin Star Method; Understanding and Addressing Complexities in Geriatrics - Timothy Howell, MD
November 30th, 2018

Discussing Goals of Care & Prognosis in Serious Illness - Thomas Caprio, MD
August 10, 2018

Geriatric Emergencies - Ula Hwang, MD
April 20, 2018

Surrogate Decision Making - Kimberly Garner, MD, MPH, FAAFP
March 16, 2018

REACH VA: Support for Caregivers of Older Veterans - 
Nicholas Koufacos, LCSW, ACHP-SW, Celeste Bursi, MSSW
December 15, 2017

Pain Management in Older Adults - Abraham Brody, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FPCN
October 13, 2017

Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice - Thomas Caprio, MD
September 22, 2017

Advance Care Planning - Kimberly Garner, MD, MPH, FAAFP
July 14, 2017

Opioid Abuse -  Abraham Brody, RN, PhD, GNP-BC
April 7, 2017

Elder Abuse - Fay Kahan, LCSW (Inter-disciplinary) 
March 17, 2017

***************************************************PALLIATIVE MEDICINE:

Managing Common Symptoms at the End-Of-Life - Thomas Caprio, MD, MPH
March 26, 2021

Discussing Hospice and Palliative Care with Veterans and Families - Thomas Caprio, MD
February 7, 2020 

An Approach to Palliative and End of Life Care for Dementia – Thomas Caprio, MD
January 11, 2019

Liver Cancer in Older Adults – Christopher Woodrell, MD
December 14, 2018

Why Good Communication Matters At the Intersection of Palliative Care - Laura Gelfman, MD
August 17, 2018

Discussing Goals of Care & Prognosis in Serious Illness - Thomas Caprio, MD
August 10, 2018

Surrogate Decision Making - Kimberly Garner, MD, MPH, FAAFP
March 16, 2018

Prognostication in Advanced Illness - Thomas Caprio, MD
March 9, 2018

Advance Care Planning - Kimberly Garner, MD, MPH, FAAFP
July 14, 2017

Addressing End-Of-Life Symptom ManagementThomas Caprio, MD
July 7, 2017

Discussing Goals of Care & Palliative Care in Serious Illness - Thomas Caprio, MD 
June 2, 2017

***************************************************NEUROLOGIC DISEASES/MOVEMENT DISORDER:

Best Care Practices for Veterans with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) - Elizabeth Lindenberger, MD
September 27, 2019

Parkinson's Disease in the Elderly - Winona Tse, MD
February 16, 2018

***************************************************MENTAL HEALTH:

Pandemic Psychology: Approach to Understanding and HelpingThomas Caprio, MD and Gary Warner, PhD
August 28, 2020

Assessment and Treatment of Depression in Older Adults - Shahla Baharlou, MD and Gregory Hinrichsen, PhD
December 11, 2019

Anxiety in Older Veterans - Christine Gould, PhD
April 19, 2019

Depression in Older Adults - Thomas Caprio, MD
February 2, 2018

Behavior Management for Insomnia - Thomas Caprio, MD
August 4, 2017

***************************************************CHRONIC DISEASE:

Management of Chronic Kidney Disease - Fahad Saeed, MBBS
March 22, 2019

Liver Cancer in Older Adults – Christopher Woodrell, MD
December 14, 2018

Diabetes Management and Hypoglycemia prevention in the older adult - Willy Valencia, MD
January 19, 2018

Pain Management in Older Adults - Abraham Brody, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FPCN
October 13, 2017

***************************************************GERIATRIC SYNDROMES:

TeleRehab and Physical Therapy for Geriatrics and Fall Prevention - Amanda Olney, DPT and Katherine Ritchey, DO, MPH
May 28, 2021

Failure to Thrive: A Systematic Approach to Evaluation & Management - Thomas Caprio, MD
May 24, 2019

Recognition and Management of Delirium – Thomas Caprio, MD
November 9, 2018

Evaluating Hearing Loss in the Older Adult - Steven Haurt, AuD
September 14, 2018

How to Identify and Manage Delirium - Mamata Yanamadala, MBBS
November 17, 2017

Urinary Incontinence in Older Adults - Alayne Markland, DO, M.Sc.
August 18, 2017

Sleep Disorders - Steve Barczi, MD
June 20, 2017

Frailty and Evaluation Management - Sara Espinoza, MD 
May 26, 2017

Gait Instability and Falls - Thomas Caprio, MD
January 27, 2017 

Adult Failure to Thrive - Thomas Caprio, MD
March 31, 2017 

***************************************************MEDICATION MANAGEMENT:

Anticholinergic Medications:  A Hidden Danger for Older Veterans - Thomas Caprio, MD and Kobi Nathan, PharmD
February 12, 2021

Combatting Polypharmacy: A Systematic Approach to Deprescribing - Thomas Caprio, MD and Kobi Nathan, PharmD
July 17, 2020

Improving Medication Prescription Practices utilizing VIONE Medication Deprescribing Tool - Saraswathy Battar, MD and Kimberly Dickerson, PharmD
June 26, 2020

Polypharmacy and the Courage to De-prescribe - Thomas Caprio, MD and Kobi Nathan, PharmD
June 28, 2019

Medication Safety in Aging - Kenneth Boockvar, MD
May 31, 2019

Improving Medication Prescription Practices utilizing VIONE Medication Deprescribing Tool – Saraswathy Battarm MD
January 18, 2019

Polypharmacy and Deprescribing - Thomas Caprio, MD 
May 5, 2017 

Medication Safety in a VA Older Adult Population: Practical Tips and Tools for Optimization - Jason Moss PharmD, CGP, Kenneth Boockvar, MD, MS
February 22, 2017 

***************************************************SUCCESSFUL AGING:

Driving Cessation Challenges and Strategies for Older Adults - Iriana Hammel, MD, FACP, AGSF
March 12, 2021

Driving in Older Adults - Karne Reinecke, RKT, CDRS
June 7, 2019

Exercise Interventions for Older Adults in the Community - Willy Rodrigo-Valencia, MD
January 20, 2017 

  • Updated 9/23/2021
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