Session 9: Geriatric Psychiatry: Depression, Anxiety and Dementia

Egg Harbor, WI US
August 1, 2024 to August 2, 2024
This course provides an evidence-based update on three common late-life psychiatric disorders: Geriatric Depression, Geriatric Anxiety Disorders, and Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia. We will discuss the latest research, pharmaceutical and behavioral options for the geriatric population.

Target Audience

  • ​​​​​Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Psychiatry Residents
  • Medical Students
  • Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

Participants who engage in this education intervention will be able to: 

  • Describe how to evaluate depression and anxiety among older adults.
  • Develop a treatment plan for depression and anxiety among older adults, incorporating the most recent evidence base.
  • Describe how to evaluate behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD).
  • Discuss the elements of a plan to manage BPSD, including non-pharmacological interventions.
    Additional information

    Contact

    Name: 
    Caimen Masterson
    Phone Number: 
    +1 (414) 955-7250
    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
      AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    • 8.00 APA
      APA credit.
    • 8.00 Hours of Participation
      Hours of Participation credit.
    Course opens: 
    03/15/2024
    Course expires: 
    11/30/2024
    Event starts: 
    08/01/2024 - 8:30am CDT
    Event ends: 
    08/02/2024 - 12:35pm CDT
    Cost:
    $387.00

    Thursday:

    • Epidemiology of Geriatric Depression and Anxiety
    • Clinical Features and Evaluation of Depression and Anxiety
    • Clinical Features and Evaluation of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia in Older Adults

    Friday: 

    • Evidence-Based Treatment Update of Depression and Anxiety
    • Evidence-Based Treatment Update of Dementia in Older Adults
    The Landmark Resort
    4929 Landmark Drive
    Egg Harbor, WI 54209
    United States
    +1 (800) 273-7877

    Lodging in July and August is in great demand; you must make reservations early. A block of suites has been set aside at the Landmark Resort. These suites will be held until June 7th, 2024, or until they are filled. After that, the rooms are on a space-available basis.

    From its site on the bluff, the Landmark offers outstanding views of the waters of Green Bay with 294 units comprised of 1, 2, and 3-bedroom suites. Facilities include the Carrington Pub and Grill, 10 meeting and function rooms, 1 indoor and 3 outdoor pools, 2 tennis courts, whirlpools and steam rooms, and a fitness center and game room. The Landmark Resort is Door County’s largest and best full-service facility. As of May 2017, all suites at the Landmark have been renovated! Visit their website for photos and details.

    The Landmark Resort
    4929 Landmark Drive
    Egg Harbor, Wisconsin 54209
    Reservations: (800) 273-7877
    http://www.thelandmarkresort.com

    To book through our discounted group rate, please call the Landmark reservation line at (800) 273-7877 and state that you are attending the Door County Summer Institute. No group code is required. Group rates cannot be booked online.

    Joseph Goveas, MD, is Professor (with Tenure) of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, and the Institute for Health and Equity at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). Dr. Goveas is the Vice Chair and Director of Geriatric Psychiatry at the MCW. Dr. Goveas has received several awards including being selected every year since 2009 as one of the Best Doctors in America and is an elected member of the American College of Psychiatrists and the Society of Biological Psychiatry. He is a recipient of the 2011 Investigator of the year award from the Alzheimer’s Association of Southeastern Wisconsin and was selected as one of the promising junior investigators in Alzheimer’s disease by the 2013 Charleston Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease. He is a past scholar of the NIMH/Weill Cornell Advanced Research Institute in Geriatric Mental Health. He serves as an ad hoc reviewer for NIH study sections and has several peer-reviewed publications in high-impact medical journals, written book chapters, and has given national and international presentations related to bereavement and grief, and late-life depression and Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.

    Makenzie Hatfield Kresch, MD, is an MCW Clinical faculty member who specializes in adults and seniors (65+). She attended medical school at Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. She then completed five years of postgraduate training, including a residency program in Psychiatry at the Medical College of Wisconsin; the first year of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (a 2-year program); and then transitioned to the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin, which she completed in 2023. Dr. Hatfield supervises and teaches at the Veterans Administration in the Geriatric Psychiatry clinic for MCW Psychiatry Residents. She is Board Certified in General/Adult Psychiatry and Board Eligible in Geriatric Psychiatry.  She specializes in mood and psychotic disorders, neurocognitive disorders (dementia), ADHD (child and adult), and “Seasons of Life” changes.

     
    Activity Director:
    Carlyle H Chan, MD
    Professor of Psychiatry and 
    the Institute for Health and Equity-Bioethics and Humanities
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    Planning Committee Members:
    Robert Huberty, MSW, LCSW
    Program Director
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    Ellen Leitner, LCSW
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    Kevin Bozymski, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP
    Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Science
    Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy 
    Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    Kylie Lenz, PA-C
    Physician Assistant 
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    Heather M. Smith, PhD, ABPP
    Lead Psychologist
    Director of Psychology Training
    Milwaukee VA Medical Center
    Associate Professor
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    Jessica Reyes-Roberson, APNP
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
     
    • Carlyle H Chan

    • Robert Huberty

    • Ellen Leitner

    • Kevin Bozymski

    • Kylie Lenz

    • Heather M. Smith

    • Jessica Reyes-Roberson

    • Joseph Goveas

    • Makenzie Hatfield Kresch

    Accreditation Statement:
    The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Designation of Credit Statement:
    The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
    The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for up to 8.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

    National Association of Social Workers Credit Statement:

    This program is pending approval by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # XXXXXXXXXX) for 8 continuing education contact hours.

    Psychology CE Credit Statement:
    The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

    This activity contains content or processes that may be potentially stressful.

    MCW's Psychology Continuing Education Grievance Policy

    Available Credit

    • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
      AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    • 8.00 APA
      APA credit.
    • 8.00 Hours of Participation
      Hours of Participation credit.

    Price

    Cost:
    $387.00
    Please login or register to take this course.

    Early Bird pricing will be available through June 15th, 2024. After that, prices will increase as noted below.

    FeeAttendee TypeAmount
    Two-Day In Person Registration (Early Bird)Physicians, psychologists, pharmacists, physician assistants, APPs and other Health Professionals$360.00
    Two-Day In Person RegistrationPhysicians, psychologists, pharmacists, physician assistants, APPs and other Health Professionals$385.00
    Two-Day In Person Registration (Early Bird)Medical students, grad students, residents$295.00
    Two-Day In Person RegistrationMedical students, grad students, residents$335.00

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