Consortium on Aging

Upcoming Events and Seminars, Lectures, and Trainings

Phyllis Gough Huffington Endowed Lecture Series

The Phyllis Gough Huffington Lecture Series Presents:

Dr. Lillian Min, MD, MSHS

University of Michigan Geriatrics

“Delivering high-quality primary care to the complex older patient”

Date: June 5, 2015

Time: 8:00-9:00 Lecture

Location: UTHealth Medical School, B.645

 

The Harris County Area Agency on Aging (HCAAA) is sponsoring the first annual conference to increase awareness of the needs of older adults and people with disabilities.

Date: May 7-8, 2015 

Location: Crowne Plaza Houston near NRG Stadium and the Medical Center

Website/Registration:

 https://bridgesconference.eventbrite.com

IMM Seminar Series

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Endowed Lecture Bring Noted Geriatrics Experts

The Phyllis Gough Huffington Lecture Series brought the following renowned geriatrics experts to our campus:

Samir Sinha, MD, DPhil, FRCPC - Rethinking Traditional Models of Acute Care for Older Adults

Sidney Stahl, PhDDemystifying the Black Box of the NIH/NIA: Grant-Writing Seminar and Workshop

Ranjan Duara, MD -Management of Cognitive, Behavioral and Functional Progression in Dementing Disorders and Clinical Diagnosis and Brain Imaging in the Assessment of Dementing Disorders: A series of Vignettes                                    

Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPHDisability and Functional Status and The Hospital Disability Syndrome: How hospitalization can lead to loss of independence in older patients                             

Lodovico Balducci, MD - Cancer in the Older Patient:  A case for complexity and Long Term Effects of Cancer and Cancer Treatment in Older Patients