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Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH, MA

Veteran’s Administration

School of Medicine
University of Washington

Learning Objectives

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Characterize the hallmark symptoms of major depression
  • Appreciate the natural history of major depression in older adults
  • Identify the main types of treatments for major depression in older adults

[From the Spring 2019 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series, NW Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Center]