Cognitive Health & Memory Disorders
June 7, 2013 | Jackson
Aug. 21 & 22, 2013 | Casper
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. These resources will help continue your gerontology training and aging education.
St. John's Institute for Cognitive Health in partnership with WyGEC and the Alzheimer's Association will host this annual event in Jackson. David Knopman, MD, neurologist from the Mayo Clinic will be the keynote speaker. For more information see the Save-The-Date or visit cognitive.tetonhospital.org to register!
Topics of this year's Quality Conference will include: Care Transitions, Reducing Antipsychotic Drug Use in Dementia Care, Preventative Health, & Reducing Adverse Drug Events.
Online forms for speaker suggestions and applications. These forms are designed to assist healthcare institutions in Wyoming with finding a speaker to talk about topics related to geriatrics at their workshops, conferences, seminars, or other events of educational nature. Or apply to be a speaker. Once the request is received, WyGEC will review and work on matching it with an appropriate speaker.