1st Annual Geriatric Psych Conference
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Educate medical providers, pharmacists, nurses, social workers, and students about dementia and the complications that often accompany the dementing disorders.
- Demonstrate increased knowledge with regard to dementia diagnosis and treatment.
- Differentiate types of dementia.
- Recognize neuropsychiatric complications associated with dementia.
- Identify psychiatric disorders that may present in the geriatric population with or without dementia.
|Friday, October 6|
|1 pm||Keynote Address: Evolving Trends in Psychopharmacology (Non-CME)|
Hari Kannon, MD
Common Non-AD Dementias: How to Recognize and Treat Them
Schizophrenia in Old Age
|4:15 pm||Telehealth: Introduction and Application (Non-CME)|
|Saturday, October 7|
Depression in Older Adults
Behavioral Distrubances in Dementia
Psychiatric Pharmacogenomics: Introduction and Applications
Healthy Aging, Successful Aging
Anxiety Disorders in the Geriatric Population
Substance Use Disorders In the Geriatric Population
Robert Bender, MD - Biography
Ahmar Butt, MD - Biography
Michelle Davids, DO - Biography
Stephanie Ebner, PhD - Biography
Hari Kannon, MD - Biography
Janice Landy, MD - Biography
Kyle Savage - Biography
Heike Schmolck, MD - Biography
Yogesh Shah, MD, MPH - Biography
Maria Sonnack, MPAS, PA-C - Biography
The following speakers and planning committee members have no conflicts with commercial interests to disclose.
- Robert Bender, MD, Actvity Director, Planning Committee, Speaker
- Ahmar Butt, MD, Speaker
- Michelle Davids, DO, Speaker
- Janice Landy, MD, Speaker
- Heike Schmolck, MD, Speaker
- Sandra Scholten, Actvity Director, Planning Committee
- Yogesh Shah, MD, MPH, Actvity Director, Planning Committee, Speaker
- Maria Sonnack, MPAS, PA-C, Speaker
The following speakers and planning committee members have a conflict(s) with commercial interests to disclose.
- Stephanie Ebner, PhD, Speaker - Employed as a Medical Affairs Manager by Assurex Health (a wholly owned subsidiary of Myriad Genetics). The DMU CME Director has reviewed the content and determined the presentation is without influence by a commercial interest company.
The speakers will disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Determination of educational content for this program and the selection of speakers are responsibilities of the activity director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas.
Des Moines University
Continuing Medical Education
Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines’ most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.
Continuing Education Credit
- MD: This activity has been planned and implemented 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 IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim 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 8.0 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 8.0 continuing education contact hour(s). No partial credit awarded.
- Other Health Professionals: This live activity is designated for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
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.
- 8.00 AOA Category 2A
- 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 8.00 IBON
- 8.00 CE Contact Hours
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