12-3-2019 GGR CE Event

ALL Nurses, Physicians, and Pharmacists are required to
TEXT 501-406-0076 with activity code 33559-31127
to receive CE credit for Geriatric Grand Rounds for 12/3/2019 (from personal cell phone).


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:”Palliative Care for People with Dementia”

Speaker: Masil George, MD
Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Time: NOON to 1:00 pm
Location: UAMS DWR Institute on Aging – Jo Ellen Ford Auditorium, 629 Jack Stephens Drive, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205

Two viewing options are available:

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

Parking is available in Parking Deck 3, at the corner of 4th and Cedar Streets. Unfortunately, tickets are not validated.

2.  Watch from any computer via UAMS Blackboard Collaborate – use Google Chrome –  this program will be on the Geriatric Grand Rounds collaborate channel
Login at least 10 minutes before 12:00PM Noon on the day of the program (12/3/2019) to ensure connection.

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

If you experience technical difficulties:

STEP 1: First please verify you are using Google Chrome (Livestreaming will not operate on Internet Explorer)

STEP 2: If that doesn’t correct the issue, click here for written tutorial Blackboard help




Have questions?
Email us at agec@uams.edu.



This programs has been approved for Nursing, Physician, Pharmacy, Long-Term Care Administrators and Physical Therapy.  Social Workers and Occupational Therapists 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) the activity code “33559-31127″ to 501-406-0076.
This step is required for Nursing, MD, and PharmD to receive 1 CE hour. CE Credit cannot be awarded through any other means if you are a nurse, physician, or pharmacist.

REQUIRED CE Documents (all healthcare professionals minus MD/PharmD/RN):
Physical Therapy 
Long-Term Care Admins

All CE Documents must be submitted within 5 business days of the program, December 10th 2019, to receive CE credit.

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.