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The Rhode Island Geriatric Education Center (RIGEC)

at the University of Rhode Island

Educational Video Sources

Aquarius Health Care Videos - This company, based in Sherborn, Massachusetts, has an extensive catalog of videos on numerous topics in health care, mental health, and aging. They also offer the option of previewing a video prior to purchase.

Geriatric Video Productions - This company produces and distributes educational videos on topics in geriatric care, such as falls, patient safety, nurses aides, risk management, and the interdisciplinary team. Their videos have been recommended by the Journal of Geriatric Nursing. - This is the web page for the University of Maryland School of Medicine Video Press videocassette catalog for 2000 - 2001. Videos are available for purchase or rental. Topics include Alzheimer disease, geriatrics, care of the terminally ill, pediatrics, physical therapy, and others. A number of their documentary videos are award winning. - This is a link to the catalog of educational videos from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting Annenberg/CPB Project. Videos are organized by subject area. Several videos on the topics of aging, older adults, and death, dying and bereavement are available under the subject area of "Human Behavior."


Workshop 4: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias: Difficult Conversations across the Spectrum - April 7, 2014

Workshop 5: Title TBD - June 2, 2014

Go to Program Calendar.


2014 Thewlis Lecture on Gerontology and Geriatrics:

Couldn't attend the Thewlis Lecture?
Watch it on your computer anytime via Livestream!

(Audio kicks in at 13:53, during Dr. Clark's intro)