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The Wyoming Geriatric Education Center (WyGEC) provides educational opportunities for Wyoming health care professionals who serve an aging population. We offer resources in gerontology education and interdisciplinary geriatric training via lectures, conferences, newsletters and links to other information.
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WyGEC is happy to announce that the Online Training Modules Page has been updated and reorganized. You can now find a variety of recorded modules on relevant geriatric topics by the experts in the field. Certificates of Completion can be provided for CE reporting if you choose to participate.
Caring for those living with Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia can be challenging work and requires the use of skills and techniques designed to safely support these individuals. The need for professionals with expertise in dementia care is growing rapidly as the prevalence of dementia continues to increase worldwide. In response, The University of Wyoming is offering a Dementia Care Certificate for healthcare professionals working with individuals with dementia. This certificate is an online self-paced program designed to fit within healthcare professionals' busy schedules. The modules are previously recorded WyGEC workshops, online trainings, and webinars that were taught by experts in the field. This certificate will be offered for free to anyone who completes it by June 30, 2015 so REGISTER NOW!