Geriatrics Fellowship Curriculum


Geriatrics Fellowship Program provides a rich educational experience by training fellows in a variety of clinical settings. Below is a sample block schedule for one-year geriatrics fellowship:

Month Rotation
July Post-acute care/SNF, Geri consults
August Palliative Care
September Geriatrics inpatient ACE unit, Geri consults
October Geropsychiatry
Novermber VA GEM unit
December PACE/House calls
January Behavioral neurology
February Elective, Geri consults
March Hospice
April Nursing home/Intro to community resources
May Vacation
June Rehab medicine


Below you will find a sample weekly schedule of clinic, nursing home and conferences:

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
7:00 - 8:00 a.m.

Foley Clinic Meeting

(1st Tuesday of month)

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Geri Educational Meeting


7:00 - 8:00 a.m.

or 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

VA Wade or Lincoln conference room

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

VA GRECC Lecture


(September - May)

8:30 a.m. Foley Clinic: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

VA Clinic

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m.

McGregor Nursing home

(2nd and 4th Monday)

2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Summer Didactics

(July 7 - September 24)

1:00 - 5:00 p.m.