About the Program

resident and nurse talking to patient on the unit

The program provides an exceptional training experience for a fellow interested in:

  • Opportunities to learn about different systems/structures of care for geriatric patients
  • Clinical care that is dedicated to improving quality of life for persons suffering from cognitive decline and late-life disability
  • Access to faculty who are leaders in the field of geriatrics through research funding and publications and positions in national organizations
  • A community that is strongly engaged in enriching health of aging Iowans through training and outreach to rural areas
  • Collaboration across departments through multidisciplinary clinics and educational experiences