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Areas of Interest

Geriatrics, memory loss and dementia, post-acute care


Dr. Warshaw’s academic interests include geriatric medicine education, preventive health care for the elderly, the impact of hospitalization on older patients, clinical care of Alzheimer’s disease and, and the long-term care/acute care interface. From 2001-2012, Dr. Warshaw directed the American Geriatrics Society/Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs Geriatric Medicine Physician Workforce study. This study documented the growth of academic geriatrics within U.S. medical schools and the development of geriatrics training for medical students and residents.

Education and Training

  • UndergraduateAntioch College
  • Medical SchoolUniversity of Michigan Medical School
  • FellowshipDuke University Medical Center and the Department of Geriatric Medicine, Edinburgh University
  • Senior FellowDuke University
  • Phone Number

    919-966-5945 (Office Phone)

  • Address

    5003 Old Clinic

    UNC School of Medicine


    Chapel Hill, 27599