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Geriatric Fellowship Curriculum

The curriculum is organized to provide a longitudinal experience at a sufficient level for the fellow to acquire the competence of a geriatrician in patient care, medical knowledge, professionalism, communication, interpersonal skills, system-based practice and practice-based learning and improvement.

Our training program has clinical experiences as fellows

fellowship clinicBlock Rotations

  • Inpatient Palliative Care (KU)
  • Inpatient Neurology (KU)
  • Inpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (KU)
  • Skilled Nursing Facility (3 various facilities)
  • Assisted Living
  • Outpatient Palliative Care (VA)
  • Medical Direction/Long-Term Care (VA)
  • Geriatrics Psychiatry (VA)
  • Geriatric Syndromes wth experience in outpatient memory clinic, urology and urogynecology, wound care, osteoporosis

Longitudinal Experiences

  • Geriatric Interprofessional Assessment Clinic
  • Primary Care Clinic
  • Long-Term Care
  • Housecalls

Didactics

  • Monthly
    • Journal Club
    • Morbidity/Mortality
    • GeriPal Ethic Conference
  • Weekly
    • Core reading/discussion
    • Board review
  • Plus
    • Education and teaching
    • Mentoring in leadership skills
    • Case conferences
    • Local supplementary research and clinical conferences
Last modified: Mar 05, 2020
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