Outreach & Training

UF offers a robust portfolio of education and training programs for individuals interested in pursuing a variety of careers in geriatric care and aging-related research.

Online graduate programs

Online Graduate Programs

The Department of Physiology and Aging offers an online master’s program in gerontology, an online master’s program in medical physiology and aging, and an online graduate certificate program in aging and geriatric practice.

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research training programs

TRAM T32 Training Program

The TRAM Program provides mentored research training for postdoctoral fellows interested in conducting mechanistic and clinically relevant translational research in mobility and aging. TRAM is an NIA-funded training program housed in UF’s Department of Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics.  

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Research training programs

Research Training in Aging T32

This is a predoctoral training grant funded by the National Institute on Aging. It supports advanced graduate students pursuing a PhD who are seeking research training in non-pharmacological cognitive interventions in aging, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer’s Disease. Students are typically admitted after the completion of a master’s degree, or in their second year of doctoral study.

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medical training programs

Geriatric Medicine Clerkship and Fellowship

The Division of Geriatric Medicine’s Geriatric Clerkship is a required four-week rotation for all 4th-year medical students at UF. The Division’s Geriatric Fellowship accepts four fellows each year and is administered by the UF College of Medicine and the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center.

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Medical Training programs

Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

The Department of Psychiatry’s ACGME-accredited Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship is a one-year, full-time training program for psychiatrists pursuing a clinical or academic career. Offered by the UF College of Medicine and the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center, the program includes clinical, educational and research components.

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