Week In Review

April 6, 2017

Help Us Commemorate Leaders We’ve Lost in 2016

The high-quality, person-centered care we provide today is a testament to the work of so many healthcare professionals who came before us. To honor the legacy of posthumous leaders in our field, the AGS is compiling an In Memoriam tribute at #AGS17. Please share names (and photos, if available) of leaders, colleagues, and friends whom we lost in geriatrics… More»

April 6, 2017

Open Position at the University of Rochester

The University of Rochester School of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics & Aging is conducting a national search for an Associate Chief for Research to build a robust interdisciplinary program of study that spans the Division and links it to related centers of academic excellence across the University. The UR Division of Geriatrics & Aging serves… More»

April 6, 2017

ADGAP Member News

The Washington Post reported on the value of seeing a geriatrics healthcare professional, citing commentary from Rosanne Leipzig, MD, PhD, Eric Widera, MD, Mindy Fain, and John Morley, MB, BCh

April 6, 2017

FREE Webinars hosted by TRIPLL

FREE Webinars hosted by TRIPLL Each year, the Translational Research Institute on Pain in Later Life (TRIPLL) sponsors a webinar series focusing on issues in the aging population. This series is a free web based training resource for health professionals, researchers, and others with interest (or working) in the aging field. Topics and dates are… More»

April 6, 2017

Request for Fellowship Alumni Surveys

ADGAP is looking to gather Fellowship Alumni surveys created by programs that were sent out to graduates. If you have developed surveys that you wouldn’t mind sharing, please send them to eric.widera@ucsf.edu. They will then be available to other programs at the Fellowship Directors Preconference.

April 6, 2017

ADGAP Schedule of Events at the 2017 AGS Annual Scientific Meeting in San Antonio

Fellowship Directors Preconference – Wednesday, May 17 (7:00 – 1:00 pm) The Fellowship Directors Preconference will address topics fellowship directors face in their roles on a day-to-day basis. There will be an update on the ACGME requirements and sessions on QI/Patient Safety, Uniformed Fellowship Start Dates, Detail vs Core Requirements in the RRC, Wellness Review… More»