Geriatrics & Gerontology Section

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The following meetings are now open for the 2016/2017 academic year:

Global ageing: Challenges and opportunities on Monday 24 - Tuesday 25 April 2017 

Care home medicine: State of the art a day meeting on Tuesday 16 May 2017

Geriatric medicine post Brexit: Waving or drowning? on Tuesday 13 June 2017

 

About this section

Purpose:

To promote, advance and enhance the science of ageing and clinical care within the speciality.

 

Section members:

Specialists in elderly medicine, old age psychiatry, social scientists and anyone with an interest in the activities of the Section.

 

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President.

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Ageing syndromes and post Brexit geriatrics
Ageing syndromes and post Brexit geriatrics

Tuesday 13 June 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

The programme for this meeting is now available. Listen to, and join in the discussion - how has Brexit impacted geriatric care practice?

Day | Registration: 09:00 | Organised by: Geriatrics & Gerontology Section |
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Interface and community geriatric medicine for the non geriatrician
Interface and community geriatric medicine for the non geriatrician

Wednesday 11 October 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

A full programme will be available shortly.

Day | Registration: 09:00 | Organised by: Geriatrics & Gerontology Section, British Geriatrics Society |
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Insomnia and ageing

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Dr Hugh Selsick discusses Insomnia in the elderly. He talks about the medical and non-medical treatments available.

29 minutes | Organised by: Geriatrics & Gerontology Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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Can we prevent Alzheimer’s disease in Down Syndrome?

Free for RSM members / £6 non-members

Dr André Strydom discusses the prevention and treatment strategies for Alzheimer's disease in Down Syndrome.

30 minutes | Organised by: Geriatrics & Gerontology Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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Geriatrics & Gerontology Section
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Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.