2019-2020 Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Seminar schedule

Seminars meet on Wednesdays, from 12:00 - 1:00 PM in VPH 3046 

8/21/2019 Biology of Age-Related Neurodegenerative Disorders Newhouse
8/28/2019 Geriatric Medical Problems and Organ System Changes in Aging Powers
9/4/2019 Somatic Therapies in Geriatric Psychiatry Becker
9/11/2019 PsychoRadiology Conference  
9/25/2019 An Introduction to Long Term Care Powers
10/2/2019 Behavioral Problems in Dementia:Phenomenology and Management Newhouse
10/9/2019 PsychoRadiology Conference  
10/16/2019 Polypharmacy Issues in Geriatrics Vasilevskis
10/23/2019 Addictions and Substance Abuse in Geriatric Psychiatry Finlayson
11/6/2019 Assessment and Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease and Frontotemporal Dementia Petrie
11/13/2019 PsychoRadiology Conference  
11/20/2019 Major and Minor Depression in Aging Taylor
12/4/2019 Stroke and Cerebrovascular Dementia Petrie
12/11/2019 Capacity Assessment and Conservatorship in Geriatric Psychiatry Montgomery
12/18/2019 Hospice Treatment, Assisted Suicide, and Death with Dignity Karlekar
1/8/2020 Research Methods in Geriatric Psychiatry:Genetics Taylor
1/15/2020 Schizophrenia and other Psychotic Discorders in Late Life Azzazy
2/12/2020 PsychoRadiology Conference  
2/19/2020 Psychiatric Issues in Long-Term Care Newhouse-Pulous
2/26/2020 Bipolar Disorder in Aging Petrie
3/4/2020 Lewy-Body Dementia Gwirtsman
3/11/2020 PsychoRadiology Conference  
3/25/2020 Structural and Functional Brain Changes in Aging Taylor
4/1/2020 New Drug Development in Geriatric Psychiatry Newhouse
4/8/2020 PsychoRadiology Conference  
4/15/2020 Drug Metabolism in Aging Gwirtsman
4/29/2020 Ethical Treatment in Aging Issues Conklin
5/6/2020 Research Methods in Geriatric Psychiatry:Statistics II/Research Design Newhouse
5/13/2020 Research Methods in Geriatric Psychiatry: Neuroimaging in Geriatric Psychiatry Taylor
5/20/2020 Socio-Emotional Aspects of Aging Serrano
5/27/2020 Research Methods in Geriatric Psychiatry: Epidemiology Taylor


  • Date Lecturer Readings
      Petrie Plassmen et al., Prevalence of Dementia in the United States: The Aging, Demographics, and Memory Study. Neuroepidemiology 2007;29:125-132


  • Date Lecturer Readings

    Reinhardt, Michael M. & Cohen, Carl I. Late-Life Psychosis: Diagnosis and Treatment. (2015) Curr Psychiatry Rep17: 1

    Maglione et al. Late-Onset Schizophrenia: Do Recent Studies Support Categorizing LOS as a Subtype of Schizophrenia? 2014 Curr Opin Psychiatry. 27(3): 173–178

    Cohen et al. Schizophrenia in Later Life: Clinical Symptoms and Social Well-being. 2008 PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES Vol. 59 No. 3