University of Nebraska Medical Center

Education & Training

The goal of the division of geriatrics, gerontology and palliative medicine is to improve the ability of health professionals to provide better care for older people as members of interprofessional teams.

Our training emphasizes not only the content of geriatric and hospice and palliative medicine but also approaches to deliver patient-centered care as members of interprofessional teams emphasizing communication, role clarification, team functioning, collaborative leadership and conflict resolution.

Faculty member discusses results with a trainee.

Learn About Our Fellowships

Our division offers two fellowship opportunities - a Geriatic Medicine fellowship and a Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellowship.


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