Gregg Warshaw, MD

Martha Betty Semmons Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Professor of Family and Community Medicine

Chief, Geriatric Medicine Program University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Gregg Warshaw, M.D. is an academic family physician/geriatrician, and pioneering advocate for improving the training of physicians and other professionals to care for older adults. Dr. Warshaw is the director of the Geriatric Medicine Program at the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine. He is a professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine and the Martha Betty Semmons Professor of Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Warshaw received his medical training at the University of Michigan, and further residency and fellowship training at Duke University, The University of North Carolina, and at Edinburgh University in Scotland. He joined the University of Cincinnati faculty in 1985, after four years as an assistant professor and director of the Geriatric Medicine Program in the Department of Community and Family Medicine at Duke University. From 1985 – 2014, Dr. Warshaw served as the medical director of Maple Knoll Village, a continuing care retirement community in Springdale, Ohio. He is a past president of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) and the Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs (ADGAP). Dr. Warshaw’s academic interests include geriatric medicine education, clinical care of Alzheimer’s disease, integrated care models for low-income elderly, and the longterm care/acute care interface. From 2001 -2012, he co-directed the AGS/ADGAP Geriatric Medicine Physician Workforce Study. He has authored more than 100 articles and book chapters related to geriatric medicine and gerontology.