Featured Research on Aging
This monthly forum is held on the second Monday of each month in the Hospital Auditorium OHS 8B60. The purpose of this interprofessional, educational opportunity is to share current research on aging across our campuses and in our community with goals to:
- Promote interprofessional collaboration
- Disseminate the latest knowledge relevant to the health and healthcare of older adults
- Generate ideas for future research
- Consider innovative research methodology
Our upcoming schedule:
7/10/17 Richie Kohli, BDS, MS, Diplomate (DPH)
"Dental Care Practices and Oral Health Training for Professional Caregivers in Long-Term Care Facilities: An interdisciplinary approach to address oral health disparities"
8/3/17 Ana Quiñones, PhD, MS
"Multimorbidity Combinations and Disability among Older Adults"
(Please note: this forum will be in BICC 124)
Hartford Sponsors Lunch & Learn
Colleen Casey, PhD, ANP-BC, CNS
Dr. Casey, shared "CLINICAL PEARLS IN GERIATRICS" gleaned from her practice in geriatrics. If you would like to learn to appreciate the biopsychosocial complexity of caring for older adults, how to identify select high-risk geriatric syndromes in older patients, and how to appropriately evaluate and intervene please take an hour to view the Echo 360 video recording of the presentation. (Note: you must have an OHSU account to log into the video presentation)