Minimum Computer Requirements

233MHz Intel Pentium II processor, 64MB of RAM, 28.8Kbps modem (audio only), 16-bit sound card and speakers, 16-bit color video display card set to display at 800x600 (video).

Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 4 or later, or Windows XP.

The streaming lectures require the Real One Player. If you have an older version of the Real Player, you will need to upgrade. For optimal playback, please use the latest versions of Internet Explorer. A high bandwidth (DSL/Cable or higher) connection to the Internet is also preferred. The speed at which you are able to access the lectures depends directly on your Internet connection. Even on a high bandwidth connection, it may take up to 60 seconds for the video to load into Real Player.



Grand Rounds Lecture Series and other CME Lectures

The Geriatric Grand Rounds are held weekly at the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center from September to May. The Grand Rounds are designed to provide participants with advanced information concerning the treatment of geriatric patients. Lectures are PowerPoint presentations accompanied by audio.

List of Geriatric Grand Rounds and other CME Lectures (online CME credit not available)
Archive of Geriatric Grand Rounds and Conference Lectures (CME credit not available)


Virginia Geriatric Conference

The Virginia Geriatric Conference (VGC) is held annually and is jointly sponsored by the VCU/Reynolds Partnership in Geriatric Education, the Virginia Geriatric Society, the Virginia Geriatric Education Center, and McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The VGC is designed to provide participants with advanced information concerning the treatment of geriatric patients. The fourteenth annual conference was held April 4-6, 2003 at The Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, VA. Twelve lectures were selected from the conference based on the quality of the information presented and the excellence of the speaker. Lectures are in Real Audio Format. CME is still available through the seven taped lectures of thirteenth annual VCG conference, held March 15-17, 2002, also at The Homestead.

14th Annual Virginia Geriatric Conference Lectures (online CME credit not available)
13th Annual Virginia Geriatric Conference Lectures (online CME credit not available)
Selected Fifteenth Annual Geriatrics Conference Lectures (online CME credit not available)


Continuing Medical Education Information

There is currently no fee for CME registration, providing the registration is done electronically. If you want CME credit, after viewing a specific lecture, click on the "CME Post Test & Evaluation" tab. You must submit your answers to receive credit.



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