Geriatric Fellowship

Our Geriatric Fellowship Program at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix is accredited by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

It is a 1-year program that accepts up to 2 fellows each year.

How to Apply

To apply for the Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix Geriatric Fellowship, please send applications to the following:

Gary Salzman, MD
Program Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program
1111 E. McDowell Road, WT-4
Phoenix, AZ 85006

Phone (602) 839-6950
Fax (602) 839-5094

In addition to the application page, please send us your CV, a personal statement and at least three letters of recommendation.

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix (formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center) Graduate Medical Education Programs are now University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Programs.

Our Geriatric Fellowship Program at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix is accredited by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

The 1-year program accepts up to 2 fellows each year.

The Fellowship is based at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, but includes month-long rotations at:

  • Banner Alzheimer’s Institute
  • Senior Horizon’s inpatient psychiatry unit
  • An acute inpatient rehabilitation unit
  • Hospice of the Valley’s inpatient and outpatient locations

We also provide rotations at the Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center in rheumatology, home health and the VA Nursing Home. Other rotations include behavioral psychology, inpatient consults, and wound care.

Fellows also have experiences at Alzheimer’s assisted living facilities, a geriatric continuity clinic and geriatric assessment. Currently, there are no evening-call responsibilities.

For additional information, please contact program director Gary Salzman, MD, (602) 839-6950.