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Educational Programs

RIGEC develops and offers an array of interprofessional geriatric education programs including continuing-education workshops, faculty development in gerontology and geriatrics, teamwork development, clinical student training in teamwork and geriatric assessment, evidence-based practice improvement in the acute care setting, and special programs. RIGEC also offers training/curriculum materials that you can download and adapt for your own use.

For details about our programs, choose from the list below:

Continuing Education Workshops and CIPG Certificate

Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD) Training

Faculty Development in Gerontology and Geriatrics

Clinical Student Training in Geriatric Assessment and Teamwork


Upcoming Workshops

Watch “Updates in Alzheimer’s Disease Research” webinar now

Watch “Updates in Alzheimer’s Disease Research” webinar now

Sign up below: Updates in Alzheimer’s Disease Research John Stoukides, MD, RPh, Chief, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, Roger Williams Medical Center, discusses up to date research on treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease.  This 30 minute webinar held on June 4, 2015 was offered in conjunction with Healthcentric Advisors.  

Bridging the Gap in Fragmented Health Care:  Safe Transitions

Bridging the Gap in Fragmented Health Care: Safe Transitions

Discharge from the hospital is a critical time of transition for elder patients.  This workshop will address ways to increase safety and improve health outcomes during this period.  Attendees will learn about the Affordable Care Act’s impact on quality & safety of care, how to navigate networks of care delivery, policy and program initiatives that can […]

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