Attend the Geriatric Grand Challenge Institute, an Inter-Professional Development Program Starting

Geriatric Grand Challenge Institute

The Geriatric Grand Challenge Institute (GGCI) is an inter-professional continuing education experience that will facilitate the bringing together of diverse perspectives and skills to create a critical mass of health care professionals who will be well prepared to meet the challenges of caring for people with dementia.

UNC - Health Literacy and Aging: Building Capacity - What is Health Literacy?

Health literacy is defined in Health People 2010 as: "The degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions."  See website for more details:

Nurse-Led Interdisciplinary Leadership Approach Targeting Pressure Ulcer Prevention in Long-term Care

DUSON Assistant Professor Tracey Yap, with Susan Kennerly, PhD, WCC, and Elaine Miller PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA publish in The Health Care Manager


Lisa Shock, PA-C, will present, "Early Recognition and Diagnosis of Delirium," on Tuesday, August 21, from 8am to 9am at the NC Academy of Physician Assistants 2012 Summer Conference.

Make your plans NOW to attend the 36th Annual NCAPA Summer Conference at the Kingston Plantation in Myrtle Beach, SC.
This year, the agenda will focus on Clinical Pearls! Each lecture will have at least 3-5 pearls on topics you can take back to work with you!