Preparing the Criminal Justice System for the Aging Century, Feb 15 2012

Preparing the Criminal Justice System for the Aging Century
– San Francisco Public Defender’s Office

San Francisco: February 15, 2012

Brie Williams, MD, delivered a talk on aging and health to 40 professionals from the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office. The event marked another in a series of on-site trainings Dr. Williams is delivering to prepare criminal justice professionals for the increasing number of older adults involved in the criminal justice system. Cyrus Ahalt joined Dr. Williams in delivering the training and facilitating the question and answer session that followed. Attendees consisted primarily of attorneys working in the Public Defender’s office.

Dr. Williams is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Geriatrics and Associate Director of the Program for the Aging Century at UCSF. Cyrus Ahalt, MPP is a Clinical Research Coordinator in the Division of Geriatrics.