About the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program

​The Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program at the VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) and the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) is  a one-year, ACGME accredited PGY-V fellowship intended for psychiatrists who wish to pursue advanced training in the mental healthcare of older adults with psychiatric and neurodegenerative illnesses and the science and policy of aging in an interprofessional setting.  The program also supports and encourages fellows in research and scholarly activity.  Fellows are eligible for ABPN Board Certification in Geriatric Psychiatry upon graduation.