28th Annual Saint Louis University Summer Geriatric Institute: Teamwork - Caring for the Person, Family and Professional


Date & Location
Monday, June 5, 2017 7:00 AM - Tuesday, June 6, 2017 5:00 PM   Saint Louis University Learning Resources Center, St. Louis, MO

Specialties
Critical Care, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Other Practice, Pharmacy, Physical Medicine/ Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistants, Psychiatry, Psychology, Registered Nurse, Social Work, Student in Training

Overview

 Location: SLU Campus

Learning Resources Center



Objectives
  1. describe the current practice of geriatric care in the community setting in assessment and intervention;
  2. The participant will be able to: describe, through the plenary presentations, current research into assessment and intervention strategies in such areas as: dementia, depression, communication, workforce development, nutrition, hip fractures, and caregiver well-being; and
  3. describe, through more in-depth workshop sessions, appropriate prevention, assessment, and intervention strategies in such areas as: cognitive stimulation therapy, palliative and end-of-life care, exercise, geriatric syndromes, polypharmacy, cancer, caregiver support, and home-based care.

Registration

The Division of Geriatric Medicine at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and the Gateway Geriatric Education Center are pleased to present the 28th Annual Saint Louis University Summer Geriatric Institute.  This year’s event will focus on the team approach to caring for the whole person including their family, caregivers, and the professionals who provide that care

The audience for this program includes students and professionals working with older adults, with a special emphasis on clinicians and administrators, including physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers,  occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech therapists,  dietitians, nursing home administrators, and those who specialize in alternative medicine.

Registration Rate Packages

SLU Employee or Student

2017 SGI-SLU Employee/Student-Full Conference - $0.00

2017 SGI-SLU Employee/Student-Monday, 6/5/17 Only - $0.00

2017 SGI-SLU Employee/Student-Tuesday, 6/6/17 Only - $0.00

2017 SGI-GWEP Partner - $0.00

2017 SGI-FOJ - $50.00 -By invitation only

VA Employees

2017 SGI-VA Employee - Full Conference - $95.00

2017 SGI- VA Employees - Monday, 6/5/17 Only - $95.00

2017 SGI - VA Employees, Tuesday, 6/6/17 Only - $95.00

Retiree or Student - non-SLU or UMSL SW Students

Early Bird Discounts Available before May 1, 2017:

2017 SGI-Retiree/Student - non-SLU or UMSL- Full Conference Early Bird Discount - $115.00

2017 SGI-Retiree/Student non-SLU or UMSL - Monday, 6/5/17 Only-Early Bird Discount - $65.00

2017 SGI-Retiree/Student non-SLU or UMSL - Tuesday, 6/6/17-Early Bird Discount - $65.00

Rates As of May 1, 2017:

2017 SGI-Retiree/Student non-SLU or UMSL -Full Conference - $150.00

2017 SGI-Retiree/Student non-SLU or UMSLMonday, 6/5/17 Only - $85.00

2017 SGI-Retiree/Student non-SLU or UMSLTuesday, 6/6/17 Only - $85.00

General Registration

Early Bird Discounts Available before May 1, 2017:

2017 SGI-General Registration-Full Conference Early Bird Discount - $275.00

2017 SGI-General Registration-Monday, 6/5/17 Only - Early Bird Discount - $160.00

2017 SGI-General Registration-Tuesday, 6/6/17 Only-Early Bird Discount - $160.00

Rates As of May 1, 2017:

2017 SGI-General Registration-Full Conference - $325.00

2017 SGI-General Registration-Monday, 6/5/17 Only - $190.00

2017 SGI-General Registration-Tuesday, 6/6/17 Only - $190.00

UMSL Social Work Students

2017 SGI-UMSL Students-Full Conference - $100.00

2017 SGI-UMSL Students- Monday, 6/5/17 Only - $50.00

2017 SGI-UMSL Students-Tuesday, 6/6/17 Only - $50.00

Continuing Education Credits

AMA, APA, Nursing - $25.00

CPE, OT, PT - $10.00

CEH - $15.00



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