Geriatric Psychiatry

The Division of Geriatric Psychiatry offers an ACGME-accredited program in geriatric psychiatry. Graduates of the 12-month program satisfy all requirements and are eligible to take the ABPN subspecialty certification examination.

An optional second fellowship year is available for the candidate seeking additional training as a clinician-researcher.

Our program produces specialists in the delivery of skilled and comprehensive psychiatric medical care of older adults suffering from psychiatric and neuropsychiatric disorders. Our clinical programs emphasize expert diagnosis, early intervention, continuity of care, and access to new therapies and clinical research protocols.

Education

Geriatric residents participate in supervised, collaborative, interdisciplinary clinical and didactic experiences which provide training in the:

The residency offers clinical rotations in the following settings:

Ashraf Helmy, MD

Ashraf Helmy, MD
Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry

Contact Us

Contact Fellowship Program Coordinator Sandra Downey for more information about the Geriatric Psychiatry fellowship.

Sandra Downey
312-695-5800

Meet the Faculty

Stephan Dinwiddie, MD
Mehmet Dokucu, MD
Morris Goldman, MD
Joshua Hauser, MD
Ashraf Helmy, MD
Daniel Kim, MD
June McKoy, MD, PhD
Steven Mershon, MD
Michael Raida, MD
Deborah Reed, MD