The goal of the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic campus in Rochester, Minnesota, is to train the next generation of leaders in geriatric medicine. Our fellowship offers a robust curriculum of unique clinical and academic experiences across the care continuum.
Community immersion with Geriatric Medicine Bootcamp
ABIM Geriatric Medicine Board pass rate
Optional 2nd year of Geriatric Medicine Research
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Your training experience
As a fellow at Mayo Clinic, you'll have access to robust clinical, educational, and research resources. You'll find support both inside and outside of the campus to promote physical and mental wellness and ensure your work/life balance.
Welcome to the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship! Our unique program will provide you with a comprehensive blend of both primary care-based and subspecialty care-based geriatric medical training. We invite you to take a look around our website to learn more about our program.
The Geriatric Medicine Fellowship is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
Our fellowship program offers two pathways:
Path A: 12-month ACGME accredited clinical training program
Path B: 12-month ACGME accredited clinical training program path plus a 12-month non-ACGME accredited academic year
Fellows in good academic standing can apply for Path B during the first six months of clinical training. Fellows are eligible for Geriatric Certification Exam after the 12-month accredited clinical training program.
Fellows are eligible to take the certifying examination from American Board of Internal Medicine or the American Board of Family Medicine. All graduates who have elected to take the board certification examination have passed.
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