Featuring: Lee Ann Lindquist, MD, MPH, MBA
The American Geriatrics Society Annual Scientific Meeting was held recently and is considered the premier educational event in geriatrics, providing the latest information on game-changing clinical practice updates and research findings in the world of geriatrics. With older adult patients imperiled by the life-threatening COVID-19 infection this year, geriatricians provided expertise in a time of great need. Below are some of the outstanding works presented at AGS with my “Bottom Lines” for practical use with older adult patients.
function to risk stratify COVID-19 outcomes.
The American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting has always been a great experience with abundant opportunities to learn about cutting-edge research from experts in the field of geriatrics. Taking care of older adults can be a daunting experience, and 2020 was no exception. Most attendees felt recharged and energized following the meeting. Consider attending the 2022 AGS Annual Meeting, which will be in Orlando!
Lee Ann Lindquist, MD, MPH, MBA is a Geriatrician and Chief of Geriatrics in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Her patient-centered research focuses on helping older adults age-in-place, when they develop Alzheimer’s disease, through home and community-based resources and supporting caregivers. She has extensive experience partnering in research with community organizations and community members for recruitment, study implementation, data collection, and dissemination.
Northwestern Medicine welcomes the opportunity to partner with you in caring for your patients.