Advances in Aging Lecture Series with Laura Vitkus, MPH, CHES

December 9, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Sponsored by the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, Arizona Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program, and University of Arizona Center on Aging:

TOPIC: Tucson Area Resources for Hearing Loss” 
SPEAKER: Laura M. Vitkus, MPH, CHES; Program Coordinator, University of Arizona Center on Aging


Monday, December 9, 2019
Noon-1 p.m. | A light lunch will be served
Kiewit Auditorium, UA Cancer Center
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The Advances in Aging Lecture Series is hosted by the University of Arizona Center on Aging Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program in conjunction with the Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, UA College of Medicine - Tucson. It also serves as the grand rounds lectures for the division. For the full list of lectures in this series, please visit this webpage or click on the following PDF for a printable calendar: 


  1. List 3 local resources for people with hearing loss
  2. Explain the importance of addressing untreated hearing loss
  3. Describe different assistive technology available

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, social workers, other health-care professionals and interested community members

Methodology: Lecture

Accreditation Statement:
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement(s):
All faculty, CME planning committee members, and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

CONTACT: Laura M. Vitkus, MPH, CHES |

View archived presentations of this lecture series: 

Coming Soon

Spring 2020

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Dr. Manoj Saranathan - The Role of the Thalamus Plays in Dementia/Memory

Dr. Shaun Chatelain - Geriatric Mental Health