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Joanne Lynn, MD, MA, MS

Specialities and Expertise

  • Geriatrics, Eldercare and Advanced Illness, Long-Term Services and Supports, Medicare, End of Life Care

Affiliations

Education

  • Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
  • Residency: George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC
  • Master of Science: Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth College
  • Master of Arts: Philosophy and Social Policy, George Washington University

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Special Qualifications in Geriatrics

Select Awards, Achievements and Publications

  • Fellow, American Geriatrics Society
  • Fellow, The Hastings Center
  • Master, American College of Physicians
  • Nascher/Manning Award for lifetime achievement in geriatrics
  • Henry Knowles Beecher Award for lifetime achievement in ethics and life sciences
  • Fellow, Health and Aging Policy Fellows, 2019
  • Over 300 peer-reviewed journal articles and 80 books and chapters on geriatrics, palliative care, end of life care, and long-term services and supports (LTSS) policy
  • The Handbook for Mortals, awarded the American Medical Writer’s Association award for best medical book for the public