Medicine Fellowship Program is a 12-month clinical traineeship, emphasizing
the development of geriatric medicine academicians which provides a launching point
for careers in administration and practice-based careers.
Care Fellowship Program is offered in one, two, or three year experiences
with a broad curriculum and educational sites including home hospice, ambulatory
Supportive and Palliative Care clinics, HIV/AIDS treatment clinics, inpatient palliative
care units at UAB and Birmingham VA Medical Center, etc.
Palliative Care NP Program
Geriatric Education Program offers multidisciplinary academic courses in
Gerontology to both undergraduate and graduate students. The program objective is
to provide a strong academic background in diverse disciplines and to integrate
research, theory and practice to prepare students for leadership roles in this field.
Series occurs each Friday at noon from September through June and disseminates
information about a broad range of aging research topics, provides internal and
external presenters an opportunity to receive feedback on their research, fosters
interdisciplinary collaborations among investigators at UAB, and is a venue in which
potential faculty recruits can present their aging research.
Medicine Clinical Conference occurs each Thursday at noon from September
through June and this interdisciplinary conference focuses on practical issues relevant
to the interdisciplinary health care needs of older adults.
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