Yale Geriatrics

Yale Geriatrics is devoted to the health and health care of older adults.  Through our outstanding research, educational, and clinical programs, we strive to ensure that all older adults, regardless of where they reside, receive care that is informed by cutting-edge discoveries in aging and provided by professionals who are expert in geriatric principles.

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The Yale Geriatrics Faculty perform on-site research through the Yale Program on Aging and Pepper Center. 



Yale Geriatrics has a strong clinical base which allows for excellence in hands-on training.

Are You A Patient?

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Please visit YaleMedicine.org to learn more on how our geriatricians can assist you as you manage multiple, complex health problems.

Yale Pepper Center

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The Yale Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC) is an inter-departmental, multidisciplinary center. Our objectives are to promote the functional independence of older Americans.

Section Chief

Mary Elizabeth Tinetti, MD

Gladys Phillips Crofoot Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Professor in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies

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