Dr. Horr joins VUMC from the Cleveland Clinic where she was on the Associate Staff for Palliative Medicine at Home and Associate Hospice Medical Director. She specializes in geriatrics, hospice, and palliative medicine. Dr. Horr is the Clinical Services Chief, Geriatric Medicine.
Tara B. Horr, MD
Outpatient Clinical Service Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Supervising Physician, Richland Place
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program Faculty
2147 Belcourt Ave., Room / Suite 100, Nashville, TN 37212
Articles in Refereed Journals:
Horr T., Pillai J., Messinger-Rapport B. What can a primary care physician offer an older adult with mild cognitive impairment? Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine. 2015
Horr T., Messinger-Rapport B., Pillai J. Systematic review of strengths and limitations of randomized controlled trials for non-pharmacological interventions in mild cognitive impairment: Focus on Alzheimer’s disease. The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging. 2015
Books, book chapters, invited review articles:
“Disease Process and Therapeutics Course Online Text: Myelodysplastic Syndromes”
Compiled information to write a chapter that was posted online as part of the course textbook 2009-2010.
Presentations at Scientific Meetings:
T.B. Horr, M. Davis. “Pancreatic Insufficiency: A Possible Relationship with Advanced Cancer and Chemotherapy”. Poster to be presented at the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Annual Assembly 2015.
T.B. Horr, R. Dale, N. Finnegan, M. Frankel. “Ketamine: A Potential Option for Treatment-Refractory Depression in Elder Adults”. Poster presented at the American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting 2014.
T.B. Horr, A. Lathia, N. Gilbert, R. Factora, L. Reddy, B. Messinger-Rapport.“Efficacy of Interventions to Reduce Geriatric Caregiving Strain”. Poster presented at the American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting 2014.
O. Thomas, T. Horr, Y. Morrow, Q. Syed. “Collaboration with Community Partners to Improve Care for Elders”. Poster presented at the American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting 2014.