Mary Elizabeth Tinetti MD

Gladys Phillips Crofoot Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Investigative Medicine; Section Chief, Geriatrics


Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health

Internal Medicine: Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center | Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center

Research Interests

Falls and injuries; Mobility; Clinical decision-making in the face of multiple health conditions; Harms and benefits of medications


Clinical Interests

Geriatric assessment; Falls and injuries; Dementia; Cognitive impairment


Education

  • M.D., University of Michigan , 1978

Selected Publication

  • Tinetti ME, Fried TR, Boyd, CM. Designing Health Care for the Most Common Chronic Condition: Multi-morbidity. JAMA 2012; 307(23):2493-2495.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • John M. Eisenberg Award(2009) , Society for General Internal Medicine
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