Assistant Professor of Medicine
Geriatric Medicine

Vanderbilt Primary Care, South One Hundred Oaks

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program Faculty

Professional Bio

Anne E. Gifford, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She joined the faculty in the Division of Geriatrics at Vanderbilt after completing a residency in Family Medicine in Worcester, MA, and fellowship training in geriatric medicine in Portland, OR.

Dr. Gifford’s clinical interests include treatment of osteoporosis in older adults, recognizing osteoporosis in male older adults, treating urogynecologic issues, dementia diagnosis, and dementia care at every stage, as well as support for families and caregivers. She is interested in integrating geriatric medicine into emergency and surgical medical fields in hopes of providing the best possible care for older adults.


MPH - Case Western Reserve University - 2009
MD - St. George’s University School of Medicine - 2017
Residency - Family medicine - University of Massachusetts - 2019
Residency - Chief - University of Massachusetts - 2020
Fellowship - Geriatric Medicine - Oregon Health and Science University - 2021