Hal H. Atkinson, MD
Associate Professor, Geriatrics and Gerontology, Program Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship, Director, Geriatric Consultation Clinic
Atkinson is a geriatrician with experience in consultative geriatrics for older patients with multiple medical problems, including frailty, functional decline, cognitive or memory problems, and other geriatric syndromes. Dr. Atkinson is involved in clinical education of medical students, residents, and geriatrics fellows. His work focuses on geriatrics education across multiple specialties, translating clinical evidence into education, and improving quality of care for older adults through education. He is listed in Best Doctors in America.
KeywordsAging, frailty, functional decline, cognitive decline, dementia, Alzheimer's disease, memory decline, geriatric education, memory, cognitive function, cognitive impairment, elderly, gerontology, baby boomers