Iowa Geriatric Education Center Iowa Geriatric Education Center


Sponsored by: The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Iowa Geriatric Education Center.

The Iowa Geriatric Education Center offers online learning opportunities for licensed and certified healthcare professions. To learn more about any of our e-learning products, or to access a product, click on its name below.

Depression Training to Promote Nurses as Advocates for Older Adults

The Depression Training is an evidence-based CD program that teaches nurses in diverse health care settings about identifying and treating late life depression. The program may also be used by nurses to help train ancillary staff.

Geriatric Lecture Series

The Geriatric Lecture Series is a monthly series of presentations designed to teach important principles in the management of older adults. The intended audience includes physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers.

Dementia Training to Promote Involvement in Meaningful Activities

The Meaningful Activities in Dementia Training is an evidence-based CD program that teaches nurses, social workers, licensed therapy professionals, certified nurse aides, and other assistive personnel in long-term care settings about involving older adults with dementia in day-to-day activities that are enjoyable and meaningful to them.