Medical students spending time in a nursing home as a patient
An interview by Curaspan Health Group with Marilyn Gugliucci, PhD.
Every summer, a handful of medical students spends two weeks in a nursing home as a patient. That’s part of what’s been called “the life-altering education” established by Marilyn Gugliucci, Ph.D., the director of geriatrics education and research at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Gugliucci spoke with Curaspan Connections about the inspiration for her unique approach to elder-care …