Aquifer at AGS 2022

May 6, 2022

We look forward to connecting with you at the AGS 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting.

Join us at Our Booth

Join our expert staff and fantastic Aquifer Geriatrics Course Board in the Exhibit Hall.

Thursday, May 12th: 12:30 – 6:00 pm ET
Friday, May 13th: 12:00 – 4:00 pm ET

What’s New with Aquifer

We’re here to help ensure you’re making the most of your subscription, and catch you up on our latest news.

  • New Palliative Care Course
  • Make the Most of Your Aquifer Geriatrics Access
  • New Aquifer Geriatrics Case
    • Aquifer Geriatrics 28: Frailty in Three Patients, is now available in your Aquifer account. The case is divided into three short patient encounters and covers frailty from a variety of angles, directly addressing one of the American Geriatrics Society’s core competencies for medical students.

Congratulations Dr. Ramaswamy!

AGS Outstanding Mid-Career Clinical Educator of the Year

Aquifer wishes to congratulate Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD, AGSF, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Aquifer Geriatrics Assessment Lead on being named the AGS Outstanding Mid-Career Clinical Educator of the Year. Dr. Ramaswamy was recognized for his excellence as an educator committed to enhancing the student experience through competency-based curricula, classroom and small group learning, and objective learner assessments.

Can’t Miss Presentations

Be sure to catch these fantastic presentations with Aquifer Geriatrics Consortium members.

Writing for Research Impact: A Writing Workshop for Geriatrics Researchers Who Want to Bridge the Translation Chasm

Thursday, May 12: 1:30 – 2:30 PM ET
Featuring: Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD

Geriatric Education Materials and Methods Swap II

Friday, May 13th: 7:30 – 8:30 AM ET
Featuring: Becky Powers, MD, AGSF

Turning Challenge Into Opportunity: Embracing Telehealth and Technology with Learners in Geriatrics

Friday, May 13th: 2:45 – 3:45 PM ET
Featuring: Becky Powers, MD, AGSF; Andrea Schwartz, MD, MPH; Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD


Poster Sessions

Poster Session A:

Thursday, May 12th: 5:00 – 6:00 PM ET
Topic: Critical Elements in Community-Academic Partnerships Supporting Interprofessional Geriatrics Education

Poster Session C:

Friday, May 13th: 12:30-1:30pm ET
Topic: Fellows as Teachers: Enhancing Geriatrics Fellows’ Teaching Skills with Observation and Feedback

Students & Residents Poster Session:

Friday, May 13th: 2:45 – 3:45 PM ET
Topic: Social Determinants of Disease?

We look forward to connecting with you!

If you would like to catch up but can’t make the booth hours at AGS, please contact our team at [email protected] to schedule a time to chat.

Aquifer Geriatrics Course Board

  • Senior Director: Amit Shah, MD, Mayo Clinic
  • Assessment Lead: Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Curriculum Lead: Roseanna Leipzig, MD, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Teaching and Learning Lead: Mandi Seghal, MD, Cleveland Clinic Florida
  •  Associate Editors for Aquifer Geriatrics: 
    • Kathryn Denson, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
    • Lauren Gleason, MD, University of Chicago Medicine
    • Becky Powers, MD, AGSF, South Texas Veterans Health Care System GRECC
    • Quratulain Syed, MD, JenCare Senior Medical Center
    • Andrea Wershof Schwartz, MD, MPH, Harvard Medical School
    • Erin Zahradnik, MD, University of Chicago Medicine
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