Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Since its establishment in 1967, the Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine at Michigan Medicine has become one of the largest and most successful divisions of its kind in the country. With over 85 faculty, advanced practice providers, trainees, and support staff, our division offers a wide range of clinical, educational, and research programs and opportunities. Our division strives to provide compassionate and state-of-the-art care to older adults and those with serious illnesses, while also advancing the fields of geriatric and palliative medicine through innovative research and education.


September 26, 2023

GME Wellness Workshop

On Thursday, September 14, Richana Gaskin had the opportunity and privilege to present at Michigan Medicine’s first GME Wellness Workshop; Organizing Skills for the Everyday Program Administrator.

Jennifer Inloes, DNP, AGACNP-BC
September 1, 2023

New Nurse Practitioner Fellow

Welcome to Jennifer Inloes, DNP, AGACNP-BC, our new Hospice & Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner fellow. Dr. Inloes received her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the University of Michigan in 2023. In her free time, Dr. Inloes enjoys mountain biking, skiing, hiking with her three dogs, and crocheting.

Dr. Andrew Russell and Dr. Carolina Sierra-Lopez
August 7, 2023

New Faculty Members

Welcome to our new faculty members, Andrew Russell, MD, MPH, who started on July 24, 2023, and Carolina Sierra-Lopez, MD, who started on August 3, 2023.