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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
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Geriatric Medicine Fellowship


Current Fellow

Liggett fellow



 Clinical Experience

The Faculty in the Section of Geriatrics, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics comprises experienced and dedicated geriatricians with clinical foci and research backgrounds in dementia, hospital safety/transitional care, cancer in aging, HIV and cancer, cancer drug safety, cancer survivorship, comparative effectiveness analyses, pharmacoeconomic studies, infectious diseases in aging, osteoporosis and bone biology, and long-term care. Formal collaboration in research and geriatrics/gerontology education exists between the Section and other Centers at Northwestern University. Clinical collaborations exist with The Shirley Ryan Ability Lab, The Clare, and Wesley Place. 

 Diversity and Inclusion

The Department of Medicine at Northwestern University seeks to attract inquisitive, motivated residents and fellows and is committed to providing them with every opportunity for success. The greatest challenges facing the medical field are complex, and addressing them will require a diverse body of physicians and researchers who can work collaboratively. Northwestern offers unparalleled training and research opportunities and encourages fellowship applications from those who seek to become future leaders in the subspecialties of medicine.  We are committed to and inspired by a diverse and inclusive work environment that allows each trainee to achieve their personal goals.

For more information on Northwestern’s commitment to diversity please see the following resources:

 Requirements & Eligibility

For candidates applying for the 2019-2020 entering class, our application process and requirements are as follows:

 Application Process

We are currently accepting applications through the ERAS system ONLY.

Training in a three-year ACGME accredited Internal Medicine or Family Medicine program in the US and a valid Illinois medical license is required. A complete application includes a personal statement, three original letters of recommendation (including a letter from your program director), USLME or COMLEX scores plus the ERAS application form.

 Former Fellows

Contact Us

June McKoy, MD

Program Director

General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

View Faculty Profile

Tillie Moy

Fellowship Coordinator

Endocrinology, General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Nephrology and Hypertension

tmoy( at )

Graduate Research Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and training to help our residents and fellows excel as physician-scientists. Explore all of the resources and hear from housestaff who are making research a major part of their career development plans.

Visit the Housestaff Research Portal
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