Indiana Geriatrics Society Annual Fall Conference

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Date & Location
Friday, October 26, 2018, 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM, Hoosier Village, Indianapolis, IN

Target Audience

Registration open!


At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  1. Discuss the clinical indications, MOAs, and dosages of the medications approved in 2017;
  2. Recognize the clinically relevant drug interactions, common adverse effects, monitoring parameters, contraindications, and precautions;
  3. Compare and contrast to other members of the therapeutic class;
  4. Discuss the safety and efficacy in older adults;
  5. Identify delirium using validated scales;
  6. Apply new preventive and therapeutic strategies to reduce delirium burden;
  7. Define the purpose of a community paramedicine program;
  8. Describe how a community paramedicine program can assist in maintaining independence at home;
  9. Identify the value and purpose of engaging patient’s in discussions of healthy aging;
  10. Describe the key aspects of health aging and the value of promoting discussions with older adults about healthy aging;
  11. Identify the key components to clarify and confirm career passion for the care of the elderly;
  12. List the strategies for promoting a balanced work life;
  13. Identify principle/theories relevant to adult learning;
  14. Apply adult learning theories in disseminating geriatric knowledge;
  15. Describe three common emotional reactions that clinicians experience when facing challenging patient situations at the end of life; and
  16. Describe at least two approaches to education and self-care related to end of life care.


Registration now open. Go here to sign up and pay for the conference.

$75 - IGS Members
$150 - Non-IGS Members 

$50 - IGS Resident/Fellow Members
$100 - Non-IGS Resident/Fellow Members

Free - Graduate/Undergraduate Students

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Indiana University School of Medicine and the Indiana Geriatrics Society.  The Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact the CME office at 317-274-0104 or One week advance notice will allow us to provide seamless access. Please ensure to specify the accommodations you need in order to participate.