Geriatric medicine course is in NYC this September

The Intensive Board Review Course in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine is a four-day (Sept. 14-17) program at Baruch College Vertical Campus Conference Center, New York City. This course is designed for clinicians and those taking the geriatric medicine and/or hospice and palliative medicine certification(s) or recertification in geriatric medicine. This course is also for those physicians and other healthcare professionals who want to update their clinical knowledge in geriatric and palliative medicine.

Scholarships to cover the expenses of this course are available through The Health Foundation of Western and Central New York. Medical professionals practicing in rural areas are encouraged to apply for scholarships.

The Health Foundation also offers the following programs: Course and Certificate in Guided Nursing Care and Geriatric Scholar Certificate Pro-gram.

Eligible applicants are required to submit a scholarship application to enroll in any of the programs offered. To apply for a scholarship or to find out more, visit hfwcny.org. For more information on Intensive Board Review Course visit geriatric-palliative-boardreview.org/overview.

The Healthy Community Alliance is partnering with The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York to inform the community about no-cost Geriatric Education Programs for Rural Health Professionals. The Healthy Community Alliance is located in Gowanda, and serves to improve quality of life in rural communities through broad-based, inclusive partnerships that support wellness and prevention.