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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

   Division of Geriatric Medicine

Research

Areas of Investigation

The Division's research is nationally recognized in many areas, including the biology of aging, cancer, dementia, depression, falls, frailty, heart disease, incontinence, infections, mobility, osteoporosis, pain, pharmacotherapy, resilience, and sarcopenia.

Research Funding

The Division of Geriatric Medicine is consistently one of the nation's top recipients of NIH funding in aging research.

Centers and Laboratories

In 2001, we were designated as a National Center of Excellence by the John A. Hartford Foundation. Over the years, the Center has invested substantially in the training and career development of academic geriatricians, as well as research and the creation and application of innovative new models of geriatric care. Read more...