Department of Geriatrics

Larry W. Lawhorne, M.D., Chair

Affiliated Faculty

Dr. Larry Lawhorne
Larry W. Lawhorne, M.D., chair

Faculty participating in teaching geriatrics to students, residents and fellows come from all over the Miami Valley and are affiliated with area hospitals and institutions. Most faculty members in the Department of Geriatrics hold joint faculty appointments in other clinical departments within the Boonshoft School of Medicine.

Other participating faculty are from the university in related areas, such as the College of Nursing and Health, the School of Professional Psychology and the Departments of Social Work, Sociology, and Biomedical, Industrial and Human Factors Engineering. All are helping advance education and training experiences in geriatrics.

Larry W. Lawhorne, M.D.
Chair and Professor, Department of Geriatrics
Professor, Department of Family Medicine

Gordana Gataric, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Geriatrics
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

Steven K. Swedlund, M.D.
Director, Geriatrics Fellowship Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Geriatrics
Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine