GRECC Connect Webinar Series Calendar



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May 13, 2022

Title: 
A Whole Health Approach to Dementia: Optimizing Health and Well-Being in Early Stages of Dementia


Presenters: Sarah Fulks, MD, Neil Smith, MD, Joy Caguimbaga, DPT and Jennifer Childers


Date / Time: 
Friday May 13, 2022 12:00-1:00PM EST and again at 3:00pm -4:00pm EST

    • Register for either time
Program Description:
The live, knowledge-based webinar reviews the topic of attitudes toward older adults and focuses on providing information for primary care provider's caring for Veterans with early dementia, mild cognitive impairment or who are at risk for dementia.

Location:  Access the training at your computer workstation: Virtual Classroom will be entered through TMS/ VHA TRAIN registration.

Access Links to Register for this conference: 

  • VA employees click here (TMS ID# 131003412)
  • Non-VA employees click here (TRAIN ID# 1103452)

Audio is through MS teams GRECC Connect VIRTUAL Geriatrics Case Conference Series

Audience: Physicians, nurses, pharmacists, psychologists, social workers, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other clinicians interested in the training

Modality: TMS/ VHA TRAIN Virtual Web course via MS teams

Credit/hours: 1 Credit Hour

Accreditations: ACCME, ACCME-NP, ACPE, ANCC, APA, AOTA, APTA, ASWB, JA IPCE, NYSED SW

Questions? 
Sean Gamble, MBA
Employee Education System
E-mail: Sean.Gamble@va.gov    

This course is jointly offered by the Office of Geriatrics and Extended Care and the Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System.  Please forward this note to other VHA employees who might also be interested in this learning opportunity. 

The Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System partners with clients in VHA’s program offices, Veterans Integrated Service Networks and facilities to provide quality workforce education and training that facilitates excellence in health care for our nation’s Veterans.  To learn more about EES and its programs, products and services, visit myees.lrn.va.gov (VA intranet) or email the EES Customer Service Center at EESCSC@va.gov.

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May 20, 2022

Title: Attitudes Towards Older Adults and Aging

Presenter: Christina Garrison-Diehn, PhD

Date / Time: Friday May 20th 2022 12:00-1:00PM; 3:00-4:00 PM  EST

    • Register for either time

Program Description:  The live knowledge based webinar reviews the topic of attitudes toward older adults and aging with specific focus on the impact of ageism on older adult health and well-being. This presentation will help bridge the knowledge gap for providers when it comes to what is currently being done to address attitudes toward older adults and introduce new concepts and principals to better address our aging population. This program is appropriate for healthcare teams.

Location:  Access the training at your computer workstation: Virtual Classroom will be entered through TMS/ VHA TRAIN registration.

Access Links to Register for this conference: 

  • VA employees click here
  • Non-VA employees click here 

Audio is through MS teams GRECC Connect VIRTUAL Geriatrics Case Conference Series

Audience:  The target audience is comprised of physicians, pharmacists, nurses, psychologists, social workers, physical therapists, and other clinicians interested in the training.

Modality: TMS/ VHA TRAIN Virtual Web course via MS teams

Credit/hours: 1 Credit Hour

Accreditations: ACCME, ACCME-NP, ACPE, ANCC, APA, AOTA, APTA, ASWB, JA IPCE, NYSED SW

Questions? 
Sean Gamble, MBA
Employee Education System
E-mail: Sean.Gamble@va.gov    

This course is jointly offered by the Office of Geriatrics and Extended Care and the Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System. Please forward this note to other VHA employees who might also be interested in this learning opportunity.

The Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System partners with clients in VHA’s program offices, Veterans Integrated Service Networks and facilities to provide quality workforce education and training that facilitates excellence in health care for our nation’s Veterans.  To learn more about EES and its programs, products and services, visit myees.lrn.va.gov (VA intranet) or email the EES Customer Service Center at EESCSC@va.gov.

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June 10, 2022

Title: Caregiver Support Resources

Presenters:  Jaye McLaren, MS, OTR/L and Dat Hoang-Gia, MSN, RN, BC-AGCNS

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST

VA and Non-VA Learners registration links and more information to follow

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Date TBD

Title: 
Loneliness with Addiction

Presenters:  Joleen Sussman and Rebecca Mullen

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST

VA and Non-VA Learners registration links and more information to follow

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Date TBD

Title: 
Dementia and Caregiving

Presenters:  Hillel Grossman

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST

VA and Non-VA Learners registration links and more information to follow

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