The Center of Excellence for Delirium in Aging: Research, Training, and Educational Enhancement (CEDARTREE) is pleased to announce the third annual Delirium Boot Camp. This highly-rated, two-day, intensive course in delirium research is scheduled for November 12-13, 2015 at Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. Boot Camp attendees will learn about important topics in delirium research from assessment and methodology to novel technologies and interventions, as well as network with colleagues and experts in delirium and related fields. Applications are due by July 17, 2015 and are available at http://www.hospitalelderlifeprogram.org/cedartree/delirium-bootcamp.
This year, CEDARTREE will be offering two Pilot Research Grants of $2000 each and two Best Delirium Paper Awards of $500 each for Boot Camp applicants. Applications for the Pilot Research Grants and Best Delirium Paper Awards are due September 21, 2015 and are available at http://www.hospitalelderlifeprogram.org/cedartree/pilot-grants/.
CEDARTREE was founded in 2013 by Dr. Sharon K. Inouye, Director of the Aging Brain Center at the Hinda and Arthur Marcus Institute for Aging Research, with the goals of advancing research and training, fostering dissemination of research findings, and serving as a local and national resource for delirium research.