Standardized Patient Assessment

The U-M Geriatrics Standardized Patient Assessment allows medical students and house officers to gain geriatrics experience in a realistic setting with assessment and feedback from trained patient volunteers who act as geriatric patients. The program provides:

  • Online portfolio to track and evaluate students' progress, knowledge and skills
  • Measurement and development of patient communication skills
  • Evaluation and enhancement of skills in functional assessment

Karen Hall, MD, PhD, Director