Introduction to Geriatrics--Day 1 Outline

Daemen College Physician Assistant Course
June 2, 1997

Robert S. Stall, M.D.
Daemen College Adjunct Professor
14 Heritage Road West
Williamsville, NY 14221

(716) 636-7531
drstall@acsu.buffalo.edu
http://www.acsu.buffalo.edu/~drstall/


8:00 am Welcome/Overview

8:30 am Drawing Exercise/Discussion--What Does Getting Older Mean to You?

9:30 am Break

9:45 am Pre-Test--Long Term Care Quiz

10:00 am Video--Functional Assessment/Critique

10:30 am Pre-Test--Photo Galleries I & II

10:45 am Break

11:00 am Video--The Older and Wiser Driver/Discussion

11:45 am Q&A


Before next class...

Read "Four Key Principles of Geriatric Care" article

Check out my Web page.

Send me E-mail describing your interest--or lack of interest--in caring for older adults.

Interview an older adult friend/neighbor/relative and try to identify some dis-ease you can help them with using what you learned today.