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New frailty course equips healthcare professionals with knowledge of frailty


A new course, "Integrating Frailty Concept in Your Care Delivery" by GERI, aims to provide healthcare professionals with th eknowledge and skills to integrate frailty in their care delivery for older patients.


Meaning of Clinical Empathy


A grounded study to define clinical empathy from the perspective of healthcare workers and patients from a multicultural setting .

A GERI funded research project investigating the meaning of clinical empathy in the local multi-cultural setting was recently published in BMJ Open (see link at the end of article).

 

Geriatrics for Junior (G4J) - Asia - Connect

G4J-Asia-Connect was brought to Singapore for the first time on 9 July 2021. the event was co-organised by the Geriatric Education and Research Institute (GERI) and Society for Geriatric Medicine Singapore (SGMS), in partnership with the European Academy for Medicine of Ageig (EAMA) and Association for Elderly Medicine Education (AEME), UK. 'G4J Connect' Ethos aspires to promote the recruitment of junior doctors into Geriatrics by highlighting the positives associated with a career in the specialty, whilst challenging the stereotypes associate with it.

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