to the University of California San Diego Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program. First established in 1987, we are dedicated training leaders in the field of geriatric psychiatry. Our one-year, ACGME accredited fellowship provides trainees with the knowledge and skills necessary for a successful and rewarding career as geriatric psychiatrists in a supportive and collegial setting.

Faculty & Fellow Accomplishments

American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry:
Complex Clinical Intersection: Palliative Care in Patients with Dementia  Ellen E. Lee, M.D.  Beverly Chang, M.D. Steven Huege, M.D., M.S. Ed. Jeremy Hirst, M.D.

Nguyen TT, Dev SI, Chen G, Liou SC, Martin AS, Irwin MR, Carroll JE, Tu X, Jeste D, Eyler LT. Abnormal levels of vascular endothelial biomarkers in schizophrenia. Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2017 Sep 23. PMID: 28942562.

Thomas ML, Bangen KJ, Palmer BW, Sirkin Martin A, Avanzino JA, Depp CA, Glorioso D, Daly RE, Jeste D. A new scale for assessing wisdom based on common domains and a neurobiological model: The San Diego Wisdom Scale (SD-WISE). J Psychiatr Res. 2017 Sep 08. PMID: 28935171.

Jeste D, Nguyen TT. Successful Aging of Physicians. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2017 Aug 30. 

Jeste D, Avanzino J, Depp CA, Gawronska M, Tu X, Sewell DD, Huege SF. Effect of short-term research training programs on medical students' attitudes toward aging. Gerontol Geriatr Educ. 2017 Jun 14; 1-9.

Congratulations to Dr. Dan Sewell  AAGP Past President 2017-18 

AAGP Annual Meeting:  Honolulu, HI March 15-18, 2018

Contact Us

Program Director

Steve Huege, MD, MS. Ed.

Program Coordinator

Paula Smith

Tel:(858) 534-6299