Tampa Bay/Hudson, Florida - Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point will continue its popular "Tuesday Tutorials" in March with a series devoted to "Topics In Geriatrics." On March 1 RMCBP will present "Falls In the Elderly." The program will be presented by Joseph Pino, MD, MBA, FAAFP (Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians).

Dr. Pino has practiced geriatric medicine in our community since 1984. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, with added qualification in geriatrics. He is also certified by the American Board of Hospice Medical Directors. He is the former medical director of Bear Creek Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Bayonet Point Health & Rehabilitation (now Solaris Health Care), HPH Home Care and HPH Hospice.

Presently he is the Chief Medical Officer of Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point and Assistant Clinical Professor of Geriatrics, through Nova University, in the medical center's internal medicine program.

Dr. Pino serves on the board of Chapters Health Care, the parent company of HPH Hospice. Dr. Pino remains committed to caring for seniors and improving quality of life for the aging population.

The seminar will be held at the Rao Musunuru, MD Conference Center at 14100 Yosemite Drive, Hudson, Florida 34667. Registration/lunch begins at 11:30 and the tutorial will begin at noon.

Seating is limited and registrations are required. For more information and reservations call 727-869-5498 or toll free 888-741-5119.

ATTACHED PHOTO: Joseph Pino, MD