Grand Rounds 2012.01.24


Allen R. Huang, MDCM, FRCPC, FACP, AGSF, Senior attending Geriatrician, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Associate Professor of medicine, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University

Safe prescribing for the elderly. Can we do better?

Educational Objectives:

  1. To understand the various factors that are involved in creating medication problems in the elderly
  2. To understand the concepts of appropriate prescribing, time to benefit and medication cascades
  3. To be able to perform a targeted medication review

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – Civic Campus Amphitheatre

  • Tuesday, January 24, 2012 (NEW)
  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. (NEW)

(Video-linked to the General Campus Auditorium, Riverside Amphitheatre, and Montfort Hospital 2D111 & the Irving Greenberg Family Cancer Centre A3735)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be web casted live and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund