geriatric Care

Caring for elders, our greatest
responsibility

Indian Association for Geriatric Mental Health

geriatric Care

Golden years, golden care

Indian Association for Geriatric Mental Health

geriatric Care

Empowering seniors, the way to wellness

Indian Association for Geriatric Mental Health

About Us

Celebrating life,
caring for seniors

To promote and advance the subject of Geriatric Mental Health and allied sciences in all their different branches and to promote the improvement of the mental health of the elderly people and geriatric mental health education.To formulate and advise on the standards of education and training for medical and auxiliary personnel in Geriatric Psychiatry and to recommend adequate teaching facilities for the purpose. To deal with any matters relating to mental health of concern to the country and to do all other things as are cognate to the subjects of the Geriatric Mental Health.

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GERON 2024 – 20th Annual National Conference of IAGMH

Organised by: Department of Psychiatry, NIMHANS, Bengaluru
Theme: Geriatric Mental Health in India – Past, Present & Future
Dates: 13th(Friday) & 14th(Saturday) September 2024
Venue: NIMHANS Convention Centre, Bengaluru

Scientific Programme (Provisional)

Day 01 (13th September, 2024)
IAGMH award
Inauguration
Presidential Address
Shiv Gautham oration
Geriatric Psychiatry @ NIMHANS – Past, Present and Future
Late Life mood disorders
Neurocognitive disorders
Burden of Geriatric Mental Health morbidity: Insights from Epidemiological studies
Annual General Body Meeting

Day 02 (14th September, 2024)
Free papers
IAGMH Consortium for Post Graduate Training in Geriatric Psychiatry
Young Psychiatrists Fellowship Award
Art and science of Psychopharmacology in elderly
ECT in Elderly
Rehabilitation services for geriatric mental health care

International Day of Older persons