Geriatrics

Clinical Research

Yale Medicine’s Geriatrics physicians perform on-site research through the Yale Program on Aging, a Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center.

Our geriatric research studies include:

  • Investigating physical, psychological and social problems and causes of geriatric health problems.
  • Determining factors associated with physical, social, psychological and cognitive function.
  • Performing tests and applying treatments to prevent and reduce functional disability in older people.
  • Applying research findings to improve the quality of life and health of older people.

Other research programs at Yale include:

Visit yalestudies.org to view available clinical trials or learn more about clinical research at Yale.