ECHO Integrated Behavioral Health - Geriatric Anxiety and Depression

Des Moines, IA US
September 28, 2017

This course is open to all interested healthcare providers at Broadlawns Medical Center. There is no cost to attend and registration is not required.

If you have questions, please contact Billye Jo Ryan at 515-282-4401 or 

Learning Objectives

  • Describe common presentations of anxiety and depression in the geriatric population.
  • Discuss the impact of psychosocial stress on the geriatric population.
  • Name three difference treatment strategies for geriatric anxiety and depression.


Janice Landy, MD 
Section Chief for Behavioral Health Services, Broadlawns Medical Center


Relevant to the content of this CME activity, Dr. Landy no financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.25 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.25 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 1.25 IBON
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/28/2017 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
09/28/2017 - 9:20am CDT
Broadlawns Medical Center
1801 Hickman Road
Medical Plaza Building #298
Des Moines, IA 50314
United States
+1 (515) 282-4401

Continuing Education Credit

  • MD: This activity has been planned and implement in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) through the joint providership of Des Moines University (DMU) and Broadlawns Medical Center. DMU is accredited by the IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 1.25 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
  • Nurse: Des Moines University is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 1.25 continuing education contact hour(s). No partial credit awarded.​
  • Other Health Professionals: This live activity is designated for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Educational Grants

No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity.

The information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.25 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.25 CE Contact Hour(s)
  • 1.25 IBON


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