Plenary Symposia

  • Date:
  • Time: 11:15am - 12:00pm
  • Track: Research
  • CME/CE: .75 - AMA Credits, AAFP Prescribed Credits, CMD Clinical Credits, Nursing Credits, Pharmacy Credits

Sponsored by the Research Committee  
Moderator: Peter A.Hollmann,MD
This session will present the top three research abstracts based on average score, quality, originality and methodology of research.  Learning Objectives: (1) describe emerging concepts or a new scientific focus in aging research; and (2) summarize the key findings of research with relevance to care of older adults.

P5-Higher Angiotensin II type 1 Receptor (AT1R) Levels and Activity in the Postmortem Brains of Older Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease
Caglar Cosarderelioglu, MD
P6-Life Expectancy Estimates Using Comorbidities and Frailty To Inform Preventive Care of Older Adults
Nancy L. Schoenborn, MD, MHS
P7-Firearm Injury and Suicide Prevention in Older Adults: Stakeholder Perspectives on “Firearm Retirement”
Laura C. Prater, PhD, MPH, MHA