Program Summary

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program

CIP Code: 61.0203

Description: A fellowship training program that prepares physicians in the care and management of elderly patients in acute, ambulatory, community and long-term care settings, and the treatment of diseases and conditions associated with the aging process. Includes instruction in ethical and legal issues, behavioral aspects of illness, socioeconomic factors in care and rehabilitation therapies. Requires prior completion of a residency program in family medicine or internal medicine. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.