Meredith Gilliam, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Assistant Medical Director, UNC Geriatrics Clinic

UNC Geriatrics Clinic Provider: Yes
UNC Hospitals Provider: Yes UNC Hospitals Hillsborough Campus Geriatrics Inpatient Service

Specialty Areas: care of medically complex older adults, bone health and fracture prevention, transitions of care

Research: bone health, transitions of care

Education Chronology:

BS with Highest Honors and Highest Distinction: University of North Carolina, 2007; MPH: University of North Carolina, 2012; MD: University of North Carolina, 2013; Internal Medicine Resident: University of Michigan, 2013-2016; Geriatric Medicine Fellow: University of Michigan, 2016-2017; Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics: University of North Carolina, 2017-present

Research and Clinical Interests:
  • Inpatient and Outpatient Care of Older Adults
  • Bone Fracture Prevention including Osteoporosis Treatment
  • Medical Student Education

Selected Bibliography:

Wilson, L, Krajick, K, McGuire, C, Gilliam, M. “Being Mortal” forms the basis of a geriatrics curriculum. Med Educ. 2018 Nov; 52(11):1192-1193

Gilliam M, Krein SL, Belanger K, Fowler K, Dimcheff D, Solomon G. Novel combined patient instruction and discharge summary tool improves timeliness of documentation and outpatient provider satisfaction. SAGE Open Med. 2017 Mar 29; 5:2050312117701053.

DeFrank JT, Barclay C, Sheridan S, Brewer NT, Gilliam M, Moon AM, Rearick W, Ziemer C, Harris R. The psychological harms of screening: the evidence we have versus the evidence we need. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Feb; 30(2):242-8.

  • Phone Number

    919-966-5945 (Office Phone)

  • Address

    5003 Old Clinic, CB 7550

    Chapel Hill, NC