Department of Family and Preventive Medicine


The purpose of the GA Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GA-GWEP) is to improve the health and well-being of older Georgians, their families, and their communities by:"

  1. Improving geriatric education of physicians, healthcare professionals, and their interprofessional teams
  2. Engaging primary care teams in work re-design to allow better address of what matters to older patients
  3. Community-level partnering to address the needs of seniors in rural and underserved communities. Our faculty are leading this statewide project.

GA Memory Net

Georgia Memory Net is a statewide program dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. Our faculty are leading the education and evaluation components of this program.