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  • Geriatrics Lunchtime Learning

    Wednesday, October 25, 2017

    Please join us from 12-1 p.m. in Room 2000 of the WVU Charleston Division for Dr. James Griffith's presentation, "Delirium: A Geriatric Perspective." Dr. Griffith is a native of Charleston, West Virginia. He attended the College of Arts and Sciences at West Virginia University prior to entering the WVU School of Medicine after three years of study. He graduated from the School of Medicine in 1985. He completed the combined residency in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry at the Charleston Division of the WVU School of Medicine and Charleston Area Medical Center in 1990. He joined the faculty that same year, and currently holds the academic rank of Professor of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry. Dr. Griffith is also the Medical Director of Psychiatric Service for CAMC, Director of the Internal Medicine/Psychiatry Residency Program, and Associate Dean for Student Services of the West Virginia University School of Medicine, Charleston Division. Dr Griffith also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Charleston Area Medical Center and the CAMC Housing Corporation. Dr. Griffith lives in Charleston with his wife, Marla. He enjoys exercising, basketball, fishing, and Mountaineer athletics

  • Geriatrics Lunchtime Learning 9/27/2017

    Thursday, September 21, 2017

    On September 27, 2017 Dr. David Clayman will be presenting "Time to Stop Growing Old: The Increasing Rate of Elder Suicide."

  • Geriatrics Lunchtime Learning-August 23rd

    Wednesday, August 23, 2017

    On Wedensday, August 23rd, Dr. David Elliott will be presenting Hot Topics in Geriatrics: Updates for AGS 2017 in Room 2000 of the WVU- Charleston Division.

  • July Geriatrics Lunchtime Learning

    Wednesday, July 26, 2017

    On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017 Dr. Christine Teague with CAMC will be presenting. "Hepatitis C and Baby Boomers."

  • Geriatrics Lunchtime Learning

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017

    On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 Mr. J.T. Hunter with the Alzheimer's Association-WV Chapter will be presenting. "Anchors of the Care Team: Working with Families of Patients With Alzheimer’s Disease."

  • Geriatric Lunchtime Learning

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017

    Home is Where the Health Is - by Phil Schenk, Director of WV Partnership for Elder Living

  • Advanced Geriatrics Skills Course

    Thursday, March 9, 2017

    Objectives: Increase evidence based knowledge and skills Explain major geriatrics syndromes Identify psycho social and ethical issues

  • October Geriatrics Lunchtime Learning

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016

    Dr. Treah Haggerty will present evidence based practices on assessing patients for opioid treatments, managing care and specific drug information for ER/LA Opioid analgesics

  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

    Monday, October 3, 2016

    Osher LIfelong Learning Institute fall session of classes in Charleston runs from October 3rd to November 9th.  Click on the link for OllI at WVU

  • The 12th Annual Scientific Assembly “Helping Our Patients Make Decisions”

    Wednesday, September 28, 2016

    The 12th Annual Scientific Assembly “Helping Our Patients Make Decisions” was held at the University of Charleston on Wednesday, September 28, 2016.