geriatrician geriatrician  /ˌdʒɛ ri ə ˈtrɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a specialist in gerontology

Usage(s):

  1. The recipients include stage lighting designer Jennifer Tipton, geriatrician Diane Meier and urban farmer Will Allen.
  2. But a geriatrician needs on average at least an hour for an initial assessment.
  3. But a geriatrician needs on average at least an hour for an initial assessment.

News

  • After Long Search, Komen Foundation Replaces Brinker As CEO

    Dr. Judith Salerno, a geriatrician, is replacing Nancy Brinker, the cancer philanthropy's founder and longtime chief executive. The change comes more than a year and a half after a decision to halt grants to Planned Parenthood plunged the group into controversy.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: NPR

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