Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-5002
Fax: 505-272-4639

Ethics and Healthcare Policy and Delivery

Geriatric Psychiatrists are involved in ethical decision making during all aspects of their practice. Broadly, the experience encompasses

  • professional responsibility
  • patients’ rights
  • privacy and confidentiality
  • distributive justice
  • research ethics.

The Ethics rotation can be completed at either the University of New Mexico Ethics Institute or the Veterans Administration Hospital. Fellows can include experiences from the Consultation – Liaison team, University Hospital and the VA Ethics Committees.

Faculty includes: Anne Simpson M.D.; Cynthia Geppert M.D. Ph.D.