Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center

General Information

The Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center is an outpatient consultative service that provides a comprehensive assessment of older persons who have medical, psychological, cognitive or social problems impeding function or threatening independent living. Staff at the center work with the patient and family, the patient's physician, and other care providers in the evaluation to identify and coordinate community resources that will optimize the patient and family's living situation. Staff members include geriatric physicians, psychiatrists, case managers and patient care associates, all with special skills in the care of older persons.

Common problems addressed by the center include: loss of self-care skills, loss of mobility, difficulty walking, falls, memory loss, confusion, agitation, depression, complex medical problems and long-term care options. 

People, A-Z

  • Humana Foundation Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)
  • Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)
  • Humana Foundation Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Investigative Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)
  • Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)
  • Gladys Phillips Crofoot Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Professor in the Institute for Social and Policy Studies, of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Investigative Medicine
  • Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Neurobiology
  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)