Welcome to the OkGEC

The Oklahoma Geriatric Education Center offers education to health professions faculty, health care trainers, health care providers, health care students, direct service workers, and family caregivers throughout the state of Oklahoma.

 

News

Happy Holidays to All!

Everyone at the Oklahoma Geriatric Education Center wish our very best to each of you!

The OkGEC office will be closed from Dec 24 until Jan 5th.


 

November 2014: Congratulations to Marie Bernard, MD for receiving the Donald P. Kent award from the Gerontological Society of America.

Dr. Bernard is the founding chairman of the Donald W. Reynolds Department of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. In October 2008, she relocated to Washington DC and became the deputy director of the National Institute on Aging where her service to older adults has expanded.

Link to GSA web page announcement.

Link to YouTube video shown at the 2014 GSA meeting.

 


Webinars!

"Diabetes in the Elderly"
"Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation for Urinary and Fecal Incontinence"
"Physiologic Changes with Aging and the Joy of Geriatrics"
"Preventing Pressure Ulcers"

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Tips for Healthy Aging!

Healthy Aging Data Portfolio
Provides easy access to CDC data on key indicators of health and well-being, screenings and vaccinations, and mental health among older adults. Includes data from the newly-released The State of Aging and Health in America 2013 Adobe PDF file [PDF 4.7M] report, as well as other hard-copy reports from the Healthy Aging Program.

 


NEW Materials Under "Geropsych Ed" Menu!


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