Joseph D. Dixon, M.D., M.A.

Fellow, Geriatric & Palliative Medicine


Dr. Dixon obtained his M.A. in history prior to pursuing medicine. He then received his medical degree at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California and completed his residency in Family Medicine at Kaiser Permanente in Woodland Hills, California. Now joining the University of Michigan as an integrated Geriatric & Palliative Medicine fellow he will be with our program for the next two years. Dr. Dixon’s interests include quality of life issues, healthcare systems as a whole, medical education, ethics, and social sciences in medicine.