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2018 Caring for Elders Conference

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Burgundy Basin Inn, Pittsford, NY

Keynote Speaker

Bernard Shore, M.D.

Dr. Shore practices Geriatric Medicine in Rochester, NY. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1976 and has practiced for more than 40 years. He completed his residency at Genesee Hospital and is board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Shore specializes in Internal Medicine and Hospice & Palliative Medicine, and he practiced at the Jewish Home of Rochester and was affiliated with Highland Hospital.

After participating, conference attendees will be able to:

  • Identify six ways to provide high quality elder care.
  • Implement a multidisciplinary approach to caring for older adults.

Who should attend: Professionals and para-professionals who provide care to elders, including nurses, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, patient care technicians, nursing assistants, students, and others interested in the health of elders.

Presented by:

Highland Hospital, Acute Care for Elders (ACE) Unit

University of Rochester Medical Center, Division of Geriatrics & Aging

Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center (FLGEC)

Learn more about Geriatric Care at Highland