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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

Consistently one of the nation's top recipients of NIH funding in aging research.

Centers and Laboratories

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