Katherine Thompson, MD
Geriatric Medicine, and Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
|Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Dr. Thompson specializes in care of older adults with frailty and multimorbidity. She Co-Directs University of Chicago’s Successful Aging and Frailty Evaluation (SAFE) Clinic, a consultative comprehensive geriatric assessment and frailty evaluation and management service with an interdisciplinary team approach. Dr. Thompson is also Project Director for the Supporting Healthy Aging Resources and Education (SHARE) Network, a Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program project funded through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), a project through which she leads geriatrics educational initiatives for health care professionals, students and community members.