Vermont Geriatrics Conference

April 1, 2021

Virtual

Geriatrics


Agenda

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Course Director

Isaura Menzies, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont
UVM Medical Center

Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The University of Vermont designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6 Nursing Contact Hours.

This program has been reviewed and is approved for pharmacists for up to 6 hours/.6 CEU.

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 6 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, the Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 6 general continuing education credits for conference use.

The AAFP has reviewed Vermont Geriatrics Conference 2021 and deemed it acceptable for up to 6.00 In-Person, Live (could include online) AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 04/01/2021 to 04/01/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program is approved by the Vermont Board of Psychological Examiners for 6 hours continuing education for psychologists.  

The Vermont Office of Professional Regulation has approved this course for 6 continuing education hours for Nursing Home Administrators.

Determination of Pharmacotherapeutic Credit is pending. 

This conference includes 1 credit in Prescribing Controlled Substances and 1 credit in Hospice, Palliative Care, Pain Management.

Approved by University of Vermont Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, a State of Vermont Office of Professional Regulation Approved Provider Note: This certificate establishes attendance in postgraduate education and is not a statement of competence on the part of the participant. Information provided should be used within the scope of practice and in accordance with the State Practice Act. This activity has been approved for 6 hours of postgraduate training consisting of lectures, demonstrations, and practice equivalent to 6 CCUs for Physical Therapists. 

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Registration Fee

  • $50   For all participants

This fee includes the online course syllabus.  Enrollment is limited; please register by March 12, 2021.

Refunds may be obtained, minus a $25 administrative fee, if notice of cancellation is received by March 12, 2021.  No refunds are possible after that date.

Syllabus

The conference syllabus will be available as an electronic download with presentations as PDF files. You will receive a notification via email prior to the conference start date with instructions for accessing the presentations. Printed syllabus, paper evaluations and paper CME certificates will no longer be available.