Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

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The University of Chicago Medicine’s geriatric medicine program is a national leader in meeting the complex and varied health needs of adults age 65 and older. Our mission is to keep older adults healthy, active, and independent for as long as possible. We provide a range of specialized programs, including a clinic for frail elders, focused care for elderly cancer patients and cancer survivors, a dedicated memory disorders center and more.