Division of Geriatric Medicine


Update in Geriatrics Education Days

Geriatric Skills Day 2015

In their 7th year, Dr. Tricia Woo, a Geriatrician of McMaster University, holds an annual Inter-professional Geriatrics Skills Day workshop for students in the Faculty of Health Sciences.

The Geriatric Skills Day workshop is aimed to enrich a student’s exposure to the nuances of the healthcare of aging patients, through learning on the aging process and specialized care strategies in a multidisciplinary environment. The workshops give students an opportunity to engage with Geriatric experts, be a part of small group interactive learning, to learn clinical approaches to performing geriatric assessments, examination of issues pertaining to the aging process and health and the special pearls for participating in multidisciplinary patient care.

Skills Day Group 2015

Skills Day Group 2015

Dr. Woo Welcome Speech

Dr. Tricia Woo, Welcome Speech

Ellen Ryan

Keynote Speaker Dr. Ellen Ryan, BA, MA, PhD, Professor Emeritus, McMaster University

Skills Day Osteoporosis Workshop 2015

“To Fit to Fracture” – Skills Day Osteoporosis Workshop 2015
Photography by: Alex Niedra, 2015

Geriatric Certificate Program