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Delirium in 2021

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds
Presenter Details
Marianne N. Klugheit, MD
Marianne N. Klugheit, MD
Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship
Department of Psychiatry

Marianne N. Klugheit, MD, trained in psychiatry at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pa. Her early career focused on community psychiatry treating patients with serious mental illness. Dr. Klugheit became board-certified in geriatric psychiatry in 1995. She is a distinguished Life Fellow of American Psychological Association, member of American College of Psychiatry, and program director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship at University of Arizona School of Medicine. Her areas of greatest interest are delirium and the dementias. She is currently the medical director of Inpatient Geropsychiatry Unit, director of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and chair of the Dementia Committee at Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS).

Learning Objectives
  • Understand delirium syndrome as well as differences and similarities to encephalopathy.
  • Understand why delirium is a situation of relevance to psychiatry.
  • Learn best practices in preventing, treating and recognizing delirium.
  • Learn about new issues that have arisen in the COVID-19 era.
CME Credit/Disclaimer

To register your attendance for CME credit, at the beginning of the presentation, please text 919522 to 866-327-3062. 

All faculty, CME Planning Committee members, and the CME office reviewer have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity. 

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) 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. 

May
12
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 12:00pm
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LOCATION

Virtual

CONTACT

Jamie Manser
College of Medicine – Tucson
Department of Psychiatry
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