After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Define specific terminology for deprescribing including time to benefit and time to harm

2. List at least 3 cultural and/or social barriers to deprescribing

3. Identify at least 1 tool to aid in deprescribing for older adults


Amy Cooper, LCSW

Geriatric Social Worker

Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) Unit


Megan Carr, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP

Geriatric Clinical Specialist Pharmacist

Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) Unit

Baystate Medical Center 

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.


Session date: 
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 ACPE Contact Hours

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