Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program

Our Program

The UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles) Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship is a one-year, ACGME-accredited PGY-V fellowship which provides state-of-the-art, advanced training in geriatric psychiatry.  The extensive, geriatric psychiatry faculty at UCLA and at the Greater Los Angeles VA Affiliate, are committed to the training and mentorship of the Fellows through clinical care, medical education, and research. The UCLA Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship program provides ongoing mentorship from its many, outstanding academic faculty.

Our Fellowship Locations


UCLA Medical Center


Greater Los Angeles VA Healthcare Center


Department of Mental Health, Los Angeles County

Areas of Training

Psychiatric Mental Status Assessment of Older Adults

Evaluation of Age-Related Physiologic Changes & Psycho-Social-Cultural Determinants of Health

Diagnosis & Treatment of Primary and Secondary Psychiatric Disorders in Older Adults

Neurocognitive Evaluation & Treatment of Degenerative Brain Syndromes

Neuropsychiatric Evaluation & Treatment of Behavioral Disturbances in Degenerative Brain Syndromes

Bioethics, Forensics & Healthcare Systems Quality Improvement for Vulnerable, Older Adults

Interested in Applying?