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Tips for Entry

To learn more about the field, read:

  • The Gerontologist:¬†
  • Aging Today and GENERATIONS: both available at
  • American Society on Aging Blog:

Visit the following Web sites for job listings:


Join the American Medical Association, American Osteopathic Association, and the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry to access training and networking resources, industry publications, and employment opportunities.

Be willing to relocate. It may open more job opportunities. There is currently a shortage of geriatricians in rural areas.

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