Geriatric Medicine

Training Leaders in Geriatric Medicine at Carilion Clinic - Virginia Tech Carilion

The Carilion Clinic - Virginia Tech Carilion Geriatric Medicine Fellowship prepares physicians for leadership in geriatric care. The fellowship offers three dimensions of education: clinical, academic, and research.

The goal of the program is to deliver unequaled learning opportunities in geriatric medicine so that our graduates will succeed anywhere in the world as highly competent and compassionate geriatricians.

The fellowship is dedicated to promoting the concept of "healthy aging" through multi-disciplinary care that incorporates the very best in medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, nutrition, social services and spiritual support. Our program places a high priority on the involvement of families and loved ones in the care of elders.