We plan to provide courses on the following sections covered under the curriculum for Geriatrics. Links to individual courses available on specific topics provided below.


  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment: (Already covered) See course by JEANETTE ROSS, MD here
  • Geriatric Review of systems (Already covered) See course by MANDI SEHGAL, M.D here
  • Perioperative Management Of Geriatric Patients
  • Elder Abuse

Geriatric Psychiatry, Depression and Anxiety

  • Geriatric Psychiatry (Already covered) See course By BARBARA KAMHOLZ, MD here
  • Depression and Anxiety in Geriatric Patients
    • Depression in Cancer Patients (Already covered) See course by JASON WEBB, MD, FAPA here
  • Delerium care
    • Delerium (Already covered) See course by BARBARA KAMHOLZ, MD here
    • Delerium Care in Advanced End of Life Care (Already covered) See course by JASON WEBB, MD, FAPA here
    • Strategies for Reducing Delerium 
  • Dementia: Managing Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms
  • Psychosis in Geriatric Patient (Differential ddx, risks associated with medication)

Aging and Health

  • Physiology of Aging (Cardiovascular, Renal, Neurologic/Psych, GI, Immune, MSK )

Medication Management in the Geriatric Patient

  • Polypharmacy, Beers Criteria
  • Renal Function and Medication Dosing
  • Deprescribing
  • Risks vs Benefits of Anticoagulation in Geriatric Patients
  • Managing HTN in Elderly and Frail Patients (risk vs benefit, 2018 guideline changes)
  • Strategies for improving medication adherence

Hearing and Vision

  • Hearing loss
  • Common eye problems in geriatric patients


  • Fraility 
  • Osteoporosis
  • Hip Fractures in the Elderly: Prognosis and Goals of Care
  • Arthritis Evaluation and Management
  • Rheumatologic conditions in the Geriatric Patient

Managing Urinary Symptoms in Geriatric Patients

  • Incontinence
  • Retention
  • BPH
  • Recurrent UTI’s vs colonization

Nutrition in the Geriatric Patient

  • Appetite issues
  • Weight management
  • Malnutrition

Geriatric Dermatology

  • Xerosis
  • Pruitits
  • Lesions
  • Tumors
  • Actinic
  • Keratosis
  • Purpura
  • Alopecia
  • Zoster
  • Rosacea

Sleep Disorders in the Geriatric Patient

Strategies for Fall Reduction

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