Consortium on Aging

Upcoming Events and Seminars, Lectures, and Trainings

Phyllis Gough Huffington Endowed Lecture Series

Thursday, November 13, 2014

12:00-1:00 pm

UTHealth Medical School, 6431 Fannin Street - MSB 2.103

The next event in the Phyllis Gough Huffington Endowed Lecture Series will be the visit of Daniel Mendelson, MD, Medical Director of the Highlands at Brighton and Monroe Community Hospital in Rochester, NY. Dr. Mendelson is an international speaker on topics related to fragility fractures. 

The topic of his presentation will be "Co-management Improves Outcomes for Older Adults with Fragility Fractures."

 

 

 

 

 

Recent events

RsVP Lectures Bring Noted Geriatrics Experts

The RsVP (Reynolds Visiting Professor in Aging) lecture series, made possible by funding from the D. W. Reynolds Foundation and the Phyllis Gough Huffington Lecture Series II, brought the following renowned geriatrics experts to our campus in 2013:

Sidney Stahl, PhDDemystifying the Black Box of the NIH/NIA: Grant-Writing Seminar and Workshop

Ranjan Duara, MD -Management of Cognitive, Behavioral and Functional Progression in Dementing Disorders and Clinical Diagnosis and Brain Imaging in the Assessment of Dementing Disorders: A series of Vignettes                                    

Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPHDisability and Functional Status and The Hospital Disability Syndrome: How hospitalization can lead to loss of independence in older patients                             

Lodovico Balducci, MD - Cancer in the Older Patient:  A case for complexity and Long Term Effects of Cancer and Cancer Treatment in Older Patients