2017 Geriatric Symposium for Healthcare Professionals

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Tower Club At The Village

8000 Northwest 27 Boulevard

Gainesville, FL 32606

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North Florida Regional Medical Center and The Village of Gainesville present the 8th Annual Geriatric Symposium for Healthcare Professionals.

Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 7:30 am-3:30 pm

  • The symposium offers 6 CEUs for Nursing, Social Work, Nursing Home Administrator, Pharmacy, Respiratory Therapy, Dietetics and Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, and Clinical Lab. (Submission has been made for CEUs for Physical Therapy and are expected to be pending on the day of the event. If approved by the FPTA, CEUs are awarded after the event) Partial CEU’s are not provided.
  • Continental breakfast and lunch included in your registration.
  • The cost for the program is $30.00. No refunds. Transfers to another registrant is permitted.
  • Registration for the event will close on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 5:00pm.

This year's theme is 'Advancements in Geriatric Care'. Presentations and speakers:

  • “TAVR- Evolutionary or Revolutionary” by Charles Klodell, MD
  • “Stop the Madness- Appropriate Medciation Use in Geriatric Patients” by Andrea Koff, PharmD, BCGP
  • “Recent Advancements in Stroke Care” by Cameron Haeseker, ARNP and Cynthia Combs, RN, BSN, TNS
  • “Advanced Illness and End of Life Care” by Stefanie Lord, MD
  • Stroke Recovery- A PT and OT Perspective ” by Antonine Arneus, PT and Elizabeth DeFinnis, OT



Q: I've purchased tickets, but now won't be able to attend. How do I transfer my tickets to another attendee?

A: Refunds are not available for this event. You may however transfer your registration to another attendee. On you confirmation email, choose "My Tickets", Select the Event, and Click on "Edit". Update attendee information including name, title, company, CEU license number and boxed lunch meal choice. The ability to transfer registration will also close on 10/13/17 at 5:00pm.

Q: Are CEUs approved for my specialty?

A: The following specialties are Approved for CEUs for this event.

Florida Board of Nursing:

Registered Nurse, Florida

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner

License Practical Nurse, Florida

Clinical Nurse Specialist

Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators

Nursing Home Administrator- General

Florida Board of Pharmacy


Registered Pharmacy Technician

Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Certified Master Social Worker

Florida Board of Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Florida Board of Respiratory Care

Respiratory Care Practitioner Critical Care

Respiratory Care Practitioner Non Critical Care

Certified Respiratory Therapist

Registered Respiratory Therapist

Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition


Nutrition Counselor

- The following specialties are Pending for CEUs for this event.

Florida Board of Physical Therapy Practice

Physical Therapist Florida

Physical Therapist Assistant Florida

Florida Department of Health - Radiology

Radiologic Technologist

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8000 Northwest 27 Boulevard

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