Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Curriculum

The curriculum addresses many facets of treating geriatric patients, including:

  • Cognitive screening
  • Psychopharmacology, polypharmacy, and drug interactions
  • Psychiatric examination of the elderly
  • Evaluation and treatment for schizophrenia
  • Elder law
  • Psychotherapy for the elderly
  • Consultation-liaison psychiatry
  • Movement and speech disorders
  • Dementia
  • Late-life depression
  • Addictions, sleep, anxiety, and bipolar disorders in the elderly
  • Telepsychiatry
  • Evaluation of research literature