UPCOMING Geriatric Education Opportunities

The BIG PAYCHECK is MAY 3rd!!!!

BIG PAYCHECK

The Bigpayback is a 24-hour community-wide day of giving on May 3. 

You can choose any number of nonprofits to support.  

One worthy group is the Mid TN Council on Aging.  Their current project listed below would receive donations from this event:

Please support our initiative to proactively reach 3,000 home-bound, low-

income vulnerable older adults by providing copies of our Directory of

Services for Seniors and scam prevention educational brochure through a

partnership with home delivered meal services. 

This outreach is essential to reach the most isolated and frail older adults who are unable to attend community education programs or visit a library to get a copy of our directory.   

CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO THE LEFT TO ACCESS A SHORT VIDEO WITH MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT.

COA logoTN Council on Aging LEGISLATIVE ALERT!!!

ACT NOW

Tennessee Legislature now in session for Medicaid Expansion!

BE INFORMED ~ CLICK HERE FOR OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE

TCAD

WEBINAR: STATE OF AGING IN Tennessee

Date: Friday, April 28th

Time: 1:45-2:15

FLexner Alzheimer

THE BIOLOGY OF MEMORY AND

AGE RELATED MEMORY LOSS

Flexner Discovery Lecture ~ May 4, 2017

Eric R. Kandel, M.D.
Kavli Professor and Director, Kavli Institute for Brain Science
Co-Director, Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute
Senior Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Neuroscience, Columbia University

                        4pm at Vanderbilt Medical Center Light Hall 208


Welcome to the Vanderbilt-Reynolds Geriatrics Education Center!

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is committed to education, research and clinical care in geriatrics. It has a long history of multi-disciplinary care for older adults provided at multiple-campus clinical settings, a vital educational environment and rigorous research programs.

Vanderbilt is pleased to be part of the Meharry Consortium Geriatric Education Center, a federally funded intiative to provide geriatric training for the healthcare workforce.


This web site offers geriatric medicine educational resources of interest to professionals of all disciplines in the field of geriatrics. We are pleased to bring these resources to our users, and we hope you return often.

James Powers, MD
Director, Vanderbilt-Reynolds Geriatrics Education Center

Need information on GGIG or Geriatric Update?

Quick Link to Geriatrics & Gerontology Interest Group (GGIG)

Quick Link to Meharry-Consortium Geriatric Education Center (MCGEC)


Dr. Powers presenting at the 2013 MCGEC Geriatric Update Dr. Powers speaking at this year's 2013 MCGEC Geriatric Update

Dr. Powers presenting at the 2013 MCGEC Geriatric Update


This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB4HP19055, Meharry Consortium Geriatric Education Center. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.