AMDCP Credit Designation: This session has been approved for a total of 1 Management credit hours toward certification as a Certified Medical Director in Long Term Care (CMD).
The American Medical Directors Association designates this educational activity fora maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Presenter(s): Dan Osterweil, MD, Msc Ed,CMD; Diane Katz, MA, MPH Disclosure(s): Dan Osterweil, MD, Msc Ed, CMD received speaker honorarium from Novartis. Diane Katz, MA, MPH has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Session Description: This presentation describes a unique methodology fordeveloping the leadership and management skills of geriatric healthprofessionals, as well as a method for evaluating the behavioral changes in theareas of leadership and management in participants. Learning Objectives:
Describe the Leadership and Management in Geriatrics (LMG)educational model
Describe the LMG evaluation model
Apply the model to educational activities
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