I-GeMH rounds are intended to connect participants interested in geriatric mental health and become a forum for sharing resources as well as cross-promotion.
Let’s Connect: Developing Clinical Guidelines for Loneliness and Social Isolation among Older Adults
Presented by: Dr. David Conn, MB, FRCPC
Geriatric Psychiatrist, Baycrest
Vice-President of Education and Chief Academic Officer, Baycrest Academy for Research and Education Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
1. Be aware of the association between loneliness and social isolation (L&SI) and poor health, as well as reduced life span.
2. Be able to describe the range of potential interventions by health and social service providers to reduce L&SI.
3. Consider the potential benefits and challenges in developing Clinical Guidelines for L&SI among older adults.
Please join us on January 27, 2023 at 8 a.m. Eastern Standard Time for the next International Geriatric Mental Health (I-GeMH) Education Network Rounds.
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