Geriatric Clerkship Assignment Overviews

Below you will find an overview of each of your Geriatric Clerkship Assignments. Please view individual assignments for complete instructions.

Dinner and a Movie

For this activity you are required to view the movie “Away from Her” which depicts an elderly couple dealing with challenges that arise when one of them develops dementia. You should come to the final wrap-up session prepared to discuss the following questions:

Ethics Assignment

Ethics in Geriatric Medicine

Final Project Examples

This is to give you an example of the kinds of questions you may want to explore, but please feel free to come up with your own.