McGill STARS Webinar – Too Many Medications: An introduction to Deprescribing

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20 Feb 2024

7:00pm ET - 8:00pm ET

McGill STARS Webinar – Too Many Medications: An introduction to Deprescribing

20 Feb 2024

7:00pm ET - 8:00pm ET

Polypharmacy, or the use of multiple medications, can increase the risk of medication overload, which may lead to adverse outcomes such as falls, cognitive decline, hospitalizations, and even death.

Don’t miss the upcoming webinar on February 20 at 7 p.m. ET hosted by¬†McGill STARS student leaders featuring Dr. Emily McDonald, Associate Professor of Medicine at McGill University. Dr. McDonald will share how evidence-based deprescribing is an effective solution to reduce polypharmacy. Attendees will gain valuable insights into deprescribing tools, resources, and practical tips for engaging both patients and providers in the deprescribing process. The session is open to all individuals interested in participating.