1-22-19 Geriatric Grand Rounds


Please join the the UAMS Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging and UAMS Arkansas Geriatric Education Collaborative (AGEC) for a FREE CE webinar for healthcare professionals, non-healthcare professionals, and other interested persons, regarding:

Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease “Inside & Outside The Box”

  • Our speaker is Mark Brody, M.D.
  • Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
  • Time: NOON to 1:00 pm
  • Location: 629 Jack Stephens Drive, UAMS DWR Institute on Aging – Jo Ellen Ford Auditorium, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205

This programs has been approved for Nursing, Physician, Pharmacy, Long-Term Care Administrators and Physical Therapy.  Social Workers and Occupational Therapist can submit their CE documents to their applicable board to request approval of CE hour.

IMPORTANT NOTE! Nursing, Physicians and Pharmacy are required to TEXT (from personal cell phone) 501-406-0076 with activity code 29530-24583.  This step is required for Nursing, MD and PharmD to receive CE hour. (see Accreditation statement at the end of this page)

General, PT and LTC, please refer to instructions listed under Materials and CE information

Three viewing options are available:

1.  Attend the event in Little Rock at the address above

2.  Participating sites statewide, including IVN

3.  Watch from any computer via UAMS Blackboard Collaborate – use Google Chrome –  this program will be on the Geriatric Grand Rounds collaborate channel – see below for link

TIP: For best viewing quality, Blackboard Collaborate operates a higher quality signal with hardline computers (as opposed to a wireless laptop connection) 

If you experience technical difficulties:

STEP 1: First please verify you are using Google Chrome.

STEP 2: If that doesn’t correct the issue, email blackboardhelp@uams.edu with your contact phone number and indicate you are attempting to join Arkansas Geriatric Education Collaborative Network

In-Person Location: Participants may view the conference on the UAMS Campus in the Jo Ellen Ford Auditorium at the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging at 629 Jack Stephens Drive in Little Rock, Arkansas, via webinar on agec.uams.edu and at participating sites including IVN. Parking is available in Parking Deck 3, at the corner of 4th and Cedar Streets. Unfortunately, tickets are not validated.

MATERIALS and CE information: 


Accreditation: In support of improving patient care, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation:  The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 ANCC contact hour. Nursing contact hours will be awarded for attending the entire session.

This knowledge-based activity will provide pharmacists up to 1 contact hour or .01 CEU.

Faculty Disclosure of Financial Relationships: The planners of this RSS, Dr. Priya Mendiratta, Dr. Priya Priyambada, Dr. Gohar Azhar, and Candace Rolston, APN, and moderator have no financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

The speaker of this RSS have no financial relationships with the following commercial interests to disclose.

The accreditation compliance reviewers of this RSS, Karen Fleming and Courtney Bryant, have no financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Commercial Support Acknowledgement: This CME activity receives no commercial support.