Rochester, Minnesota Clinical Profile


My research interests include the following:

Sarcopenia (age-related muscle loss). My colleagues and I recently completed a study of men and women 20-87 to assess the effects of aging and exercise on muscle synthesis.

Hormone replacement. My colleagues and I are currently assessing the effects of DHEA and testosterone replacement in elderly men and DHEA replacement in elderly women.


Primary Appointment

  1. Consultant, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

Academic Rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Medicine


  1. Fellow - Geriatric Medicine The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  2. Internship - Department of Internal Medicine (Short-track to Geriatric Fellowship) Francis Scott Key Medical Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  3. MD School of Medicine, Wayne State University
  4. BS - Biological Sciences Degree Michigan Technological University

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