Curriculum

Longitudinal Experiences

  • Full scope family medicine continuity clinic (1 time/week).
  • Focused geriatric continuity clinic (1 time/week).
  • Geriatric assessment and memory cognition clinic (1 time/week occurring at FMRI and the VA).
  • Nursing home rounds (1 time/week).
  • Inpatient Geriatric Consult Service (2-3 times/week).
  • Home visits (approximately 6 times/year).

Block Schedule

  • Rehab (one month).
  • Palliative Care ( 2 one month rotations).
  • Nephrology (2 weeks).
  • Podiatry ( 2 weeks).
  • Geropsychiatry (2 weeks).
  • Long Term Acute Care (2 weeks).
  • Neurology movement disorders clinic (2 weeks).
  • Wound care clinic (2 weeks).
  • Hospice and home care (2 weeks).
  • Geriatrics infectious disease (2 weeks).
  • Urology (2 weeks).
  • Acute Inpatient Care of the elderly (3 one week blocks/year).
  • VA geriatrics (one month).
  • Three – one month electives which may be done away from FMRI.
  • One month for academic project.

Conferences

  • American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting.
  • UCLA Comprehensive Board Review Class in Geriatrics.
  • National Medical Directors (Nursing Home) Association meeting.

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