Florida Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting

The 2016 Florida Geriatrics Society annual meeting in Orlando isn’t that far off, and we hope you can join us on July 30-31, 2016 at Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resort.



This activity has been approved for 9 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Saturday, July 30

8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration and Exhibit Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 am The Year in Geriatrics: Niharika Suchak, M.D.
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Risk Management in the Nursing Home: Raymond Watts, Esq.

11:00 am - 11:30 am Break: in Exhibit Hall
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Protein: Is More Better? : Susan Mitchell, PhD, RDN, LDN, FAND Presented by the Dairy Council of Florida/Florida Dairy Farmers
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch: Presented by the Dairy Council of Florida/Florida Dairy Farmers
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Keynote Address: Rehabilitation in Geriatric PracticeKenneth Brummel-Smith, M.D., Charlotte Edwards Maguire Professor in Geriatrics, Florida State University
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Assessment of Driving Ability: Alice Pomidor, M.D.
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Annual Business Meeting

Sunday, July 31

7:00 am - 8:00 am Registration & Exhibit Hours
8:00 am - 8:30 am Florida Telecommunications Relay: “Detrimental Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss”:
Lyndsey Nalu, Au.D., CCC-A
8:30 am - 9:30 am Behavioral Problems in Dementia: Jonathan Stewart, M.D.
9:30 am -10:30 am Update on Wound Care: Charlene Demers, GNP-BC
10:30 am -11:00 am Break: in Exhibit Hall
11:00 am -12:00 pm What the Geriatrician Needs to Know About Dentistry: Christie Hogue, DDS
12:00 pm -1:00 pm Talking to Patients About Palliative Care: Bavna Vyas, M.D.

**(2016 Registration is CLOSED)**