Department of Psychiatry

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds: Stephen L. Read, MD, presents

February 10, 2014

Stephen L. Read, MD, presents,Forensic Aspects of Geriatric Psychiatry: Crisis and Opportunity.” Dr. Read is Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Geriatric & Forensic Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
UNM HSC Domenici Center Auditorium

OBJECTIVES:
1. Understand and appreciate the dimensions and importance of forensic issues in our elders – for the patient, for the family, and for society.
2. Understand the clinical/forensic interface in elderly mental health evaluations.
3. Understand the differences between the approach to elders for forensic as compared to purely clinical purposes.

All psychiatrists, other physicians, fellows, psychiatric residents, medical students and behavioral health providers  -- as well as members of the public -- are welcome to attend. Admission is free.

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