Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine

Associate Professor of Medicine,

General Internal Medicine & Public Health

Section Chief, Geriatrics Extended Care, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System

Supervising Physician, NHC Place at Cool Springs

VA Geriatric Research, Education & Clinical Center (GRECC)

Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program Faculty

Research Keywords

<div>Colorectal Cancer Epidemiology, Geriatric Medicine, NutritSonal Epidemiology, Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids, Nutrigenomics, Disparities in Cancer Screening, Patient Safety</div>

Postgraduate Training


Mount Sinai Hospital


Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Office Address:
2147 Belcourt Ave., Room / Suite 100, Nashville, TN 37212
Geriatric Medicine


MD - University of Tennessee College of Medicine
MPH - Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
BA, University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi, 1992