Yale Geriatrics

The mission of Yale Geriatrics at Yale University School of Medicine is to improve the function, independence, and quality of life of older persons. Yale Geriatrics trains resident physicians, medical students, fellows, and attending physicians in the most effective care of the elderly, promotes innovative multidisciplinary research programs, trains junior investigators to become future leaders, and offers our patients the highest level of clinical care.

Patient Care

Patient Care

Yale Geriatics Patient Care is run through a number of programs and centers at both Yale New Haven Hospital and the VA Connecticut Medical Center in West Haven. In addition to these, the...

Research on Homepage


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


Fellowship Programs

There are three tracks available to the physician interested in furthering their career in geriatric Medicine. All three tracks must include one year of clinical geriatric medicine. If you...

Section Chief

Mary Elizabeth Tinetti, MD

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

Career Opportunity
Geriatric Medicine at Yale School of Medicine is seeking a well-trained Clinical Educator at the Assistant Professor Level.  Geriatric Clinical Fellowship training is required.  This physician will work with Yale faculty in developing and implementing educational interventions to enhance the knowledge and skills of Yale students and resident physicians.  They will provide clinical care to vulnerable older adults cared for by Yale New Haven Health in inpatient and ambulatory settings such as the inpatient unit, home care program, consult service and emergency department.  This clinician will serve persons in the greater New Haven community utilizing the Yale New Haven Health System.

Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and especially welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and members of minority groups.

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three external references.  Apply online only here at Interfolio.

Appointments & Information

Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center
874 Howard Avenue
New Haven, CT 06510

T 203.688.6361
F 203.688.3876

41.304525 -72.937216
Adler Center Appointments

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