The course will be co-chaired by Dr. Mark Rapoport, Dr. Dallas Seitz, president of the CAGP, and Dr. Andrew Wiens. Faculty members include Dr. Tarek Rajji, Dr. Beniot Mulsant, Dr. Marnin Heisel, Dr. Maria Hussain, Dr. Ken Shulman, Dr. Laura Gage, Dr. Keri-Leigh Cassidy, Dr. Peter Chan, Dr. Simon Davies, Dr. Carl Cohen, Dr. Charles Reynolds III, Dr. Eric Lenze, and Dr. Michael Reinhardtt.
The review course was developed with the technical and educational guidance of Dr. Marcus Law, Director of Technology Enabled Learning at the Centre for Faculty Development of the University of Toronto.
This Geriatric Psychiatry Online course will consolidate learning of geriatric psychiatry in an innovative, interactive, and fun manner. Our program is geared to physicians, health care professionals and residents who are interested in up-to-date learning about the psychiatric care of the elderly, and features interactive asynchronous online learning (sign on at your convenience). This 3-month course, comprised of 13 one-week modules, is led by expert faculty and covers a wide array of topics in geriatric psychiatry at an advanced level.
“Excellent review with helpful comprehensive references and good discussion from participants and facilitators.”
“Really appreciated the interactive nature. The facilitator prompted us by posting follow-up questions, answered questions by sharing his own clinical experience and by providing additional references. Helped engage us and maintain interest”
“Exceptional job in designing this course. It was very relevant, practical and applicable. It far exceeded my expectations. Having access to the country's experts in different areas was priceless. Well done!”
“Very well done! The course was well paced and the selected articles were informative. It was also good to be able to discuss issues with colleagues across the country.”
Online Course video, 2013: Please note some things have changed