Department of Geriatrics
Department mission: To lead the nation in preparing physicians, in all medical disciplines, to provide exemplary care to older adults.
Our medical school is one of only nine to dedicate an entire department to geriatrics, and to integrate geriatrics throughout the four-year curriculum. It is one of a few that requires students to complete a full rotation in geriatrics. Read more About the Department.
Findings of a new and comprehensive study from the Department of Geriatrics' faculty Antonio Terracciano and colleagues, published recently in JAMA Psychiatry, found no…
Geriatrics Chair Dr. Paul Katz and colleagues explore the prevalence of burnout among nursing home physicians in Canada, the U.S., and the Netherlands.
To help caregivers across the state of Florida, the NCF-GWEP is offering the evidence-based program Powerful Tools for Caregivers at no cost to participants.
Dr. Katz and colleagues call for new national standards for assisted living communities in an editorial to JAMDA.