From the Division Chief

Welcome from the Director

2012 Dr. Jan Busby-Whitehead
Dr. Jan Busby-Whitehead

Welcome to the Center for Aging and Health


The Center is a leading geriatric clinical, research, education, and training site based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the oldest public university in the United States.

From providing patient care to finding ways to bring evidence-based research and training to improving clinical care, our faculty, clinicians, researchers, and educators all work to improve the quality of life for our aging  population—that's why we are the Center for Aging and Health. Our interdisciplinary, award-winning Geriatric Specialty Clinic, Palliative Care Consult Services, and Acute Care of the Elderly Inpatient Services are dedicated to providing first-class care of the highest standard.