About the Program
The Albany Medical College Geriatric Medicine Fellowship prepares physicians to provide elderly patients with the best possible care using expertise in clinical skills. The geriatric medicine fellowship is based in the Albany Medical Center Department of Medicine & The Eddy. The Eddy is a comprehensive continuum of health care, supportive housing and community services that reaches 22 counties and serves more than 40,000 people yearly. The program encompasses acute, ambulatory, community, and long-term care experiences.
Resources for Fellows
About the Albany Med Health System
Albany Medical Center, the anchor of the Albany Med Health System, is one of the largest teaching hospitals in New York State offering a wide range of outstanding clinical care – from routine preventative care to sophisticated cancer and surgical care to life-saving emergency medicine – while teaching the next generation of medical providers and advancing critical biomedical research.
Living in the Capital Region
Albany is a great place to live, learn and work. It is the center of a region known for its robust economy, arts and culture, colleges and universities and recreational opportunities.
As a resident or fellow of Albany Medical Center, there are many resources available to you to help manage the demands of being a physician. Our goal is to promote work-life balance and overall wellness by advocating for you and providing you with the tools to reduce burnout, depression, and other stressors you may encounter during your training.
Distinction in Quality and Leadership
This program promotes professional success for physicians through a deeper understanding of Health Systems Science.