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Mary Elizabeth Tinetti, MD

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

Section Chief, Geriatrics

Research Interests

Accidental Falls; Decision Making; Geriatrics; Risk Factors

Dr. Tinetti is a Professor of Medicine and Public Health and is Chief of Geriatrics at Yale School of Medicine. She is a leading expert in the area of falls and fall injury risk factors identification and prevention. Her current research focus is on clinical decision-making for older adults in the face of multiple health conditions, measuring the net benefit and harms of commonly used medications, and the importance of cross-disease universal health outcomes. She is leading a national effort to...

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Denise Acampora, MPH

Lecturer in Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Heather G Allore, PhD

Professor

Director, Yale Program on Aging Biostatistics Core

Director, Data Management and Statistics Core, Yale Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Co-director of the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core of the Yale Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Precision Medicine focused on Health Disparities

Adjunct Professor, Harldsplass Deaconess Hospital, University of Bergen, Norway

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Dorothy I Baker, PhD

Senior Research Scientist

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Andrew Benjamin Cohen, MD, DPhil

Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Leo M. Cooney, Jr, MD

Humana Foundation Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Terri R Fried, MD

Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Thomas M. Gill, MD

Humana Foundation Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Investigative Medicine

Director, Yale Program on Aging

Director, Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center

Director, Yale Center for Disability and Disabling Disorders

Director, Yale Training Program in Geriatric Clinical Epidemiology and Aging-Related Research

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Ling Han, MD, PhD

Senior Research Scientist in Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Jennifer M. Kapo, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

Chief, Palliative Medicine

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Gerard Kerins, MPA, FACP, MD, BA

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Program Director, Clinical Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine

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Chandrika Kumar, MD

Associate Professor Term

Associate Program Director, Clinical Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine

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Richard A Marottoli, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Gail J McAvay, PhD

Research Scientist in Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Marcia C Mecca, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Laura Jo Morrison, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

Director of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Education and Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

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Gregory Ouellet, MD

Instructor

Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Mark A. Swidler, MD

Associate Professor

Associate Director and Director, Outpatient Palliative Care, Smilow Cancer Hospital

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Mary Elizabeth Tinetti, MD

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

Section Chief, Geriatrics

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Peter H Van Ness, PhD, MPH

Senior Research Scientist in Medicine (Geriatrics) and Lecturer in Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and in Medicine (Geriatrics)

Co-Director, Biostatistics Core, Yale Program on Aging

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Carlos A. Vaz Fragoso, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Clinical Faculty

Alessandra Capobianco

Geriatrician

Alyse Cox

Ann Datunashvili, MD

John Dunlop

Geraldine Fabregas, MD

Clinician

Iwona Lacka

Slawomir Mejnartowicz, MD

Physician Yale Health

Clinical Instructor in Medicine (Geriatrics)

Heidi Nolan, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Yuliya Riat, MD

Director of Section of Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care Services, Waterbury Hospital; Associate Clinical Professor, Yale University School of Medicine; Associate Professor, Quinnipiac University School of Medicine.

Administrative & Clerical Faculty

Robbin A Bonanno

Senior Administrative Assistant Internal Medicine Geriatrics

Fellowship and Geriatric Education Program Coordinator

Jessica Scholder Esterson

Program Manager

Eliza Kiwak

Research Assistant 3 HSS

Research Assistant III to Dr. Mary Tinetti

Ellen Solomon

Senior Administrative Assistant Internal Medicine Geriatrics

Sr. Administrative Assistant for Dr. Leo Cooney

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