Geriatric Seminars 2024

Geriatric Seminars


Promoting Healthy Aging and Healthy Community in Nevada

Geriatric Seminar Series

NIHAN’s Geriatric Seminar Series provides free health care education and resources to the geriatric community, by presenting topics related to the 4M’s, an age-friendly health care framework—What Matters, Medication, Mobility, and Mentation.

The goal of the 15-session NIHAN Geriatric Series is to foster healthy aging for old adults, in order to create a more healthy and age-friendly geriatric community in Nevada.

NIHAN’s Geriatric Seminars are held every Tuesday.

How to join the seminar series?

When: Every Tuesday, March 5 through June 11 (15 Sessions), via Zoom from 12:00-1:00 pm Pacific Time.

Individual registration is required for each seminar session. Please see seminar program and schedule below to register.

After registering each seminar, a Zoom Meeting link will be emailed to you. Simply click the meeting link to join.

The NIHAN seminars can be accessed on your computer, smartphone, or tablet.


Seminar Program & Schedule

Week 1

Oral Health Care with the 4M’s

Week 2

Mental Health in Older Adults With a Focus On Dementia

Week 3

Safely Managing Medication In Older Adults

Week 4

Depression and Anxiety in
Older Adults

Week 5

Combatting and Caring For Arthritis

Week 6

Osteoporosis: How to Prevent Bone Loss

Week 7

Eye Health For Older Adults

Tuesday, April 16

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 8

Substance Abuse in Older Adults— Alcohol & Opioids

Tuesday, April 23

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 9

Functional Foods:
Managing Diabetes with Diet

Tuesday, April 30

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 10

Optimizing Oral Health In Older Adults

Tuesday, May 7

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 11

Parkinson's Disease

Tuesday, May 14

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 12

Hearing Loss in Aging

Tuesday, May 21

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 13

Advanced Care Planning

Tuesday, May 28

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 14

Safe Home Environment and Home Health Services

Tuesday, June 4

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

Week 15

Palliative Care

Tuesday, June 11

12:00 - 1:00 PM (PST)

The program is a partnership with the following.

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