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Register now for Gerontology workshop – “Evolving Health Care Models to Minimize Polypharmacy and Medication Errors in Aging Adults”
Contributed by Kat Burton on 10/23/2012
There’s still time to register for the Ithaca College Gerontology workshop, “Evolving Health Care Models to Minimize Polypharmacy and Medication Errors in Aging Adults.” The workshop will be held Wednesday, October 31, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road, Ithaca (just 5 minutes south of the college).
Robert Wahler, Pharm.D., will present strategies to avoid polypharmacy and adverse events in aging adults. Scott Monte, Pharm.D., will provide an overview of past, present, and future projects that focus on integrating the medical and pharmacy communities with technology to serve the unique needs of the aging.
IC faculty and students may attend at no charge, but must register. Registration is available at http://ithaca.edu/agingworkshops/registration/.
The last workshop in the series will focus on aging with disabilities on November 14. For more detailed information visit, http://ithaca.edu/agingworkshops/descriptions/.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Denise Wells at 274-1607, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org well in advance of the workshop.