Caroline Anne Vitale MD

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Specialties: 
Geriatric Medicine (Internal Medicine), Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests:

Dementia, end-of-life care, geriatric primary care

Locations

U of M Geriatrics

East Ann Arbor Health and Geriatrics Center Floor 1
4260 Plymouth Rd
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
734-764-6831

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1995

Residency

  • University of Rochester Medical Center/Strong Memorial Hospital, Internal Medicine, NY, 1998

Fellowship

  • Int Med Geriatrics, Hackensack University Medical Center, 1999

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine

  • Geriatric Medicine

  • Hospice & Palliative Med

Research

Treatment decisions surrounding end of life care in advanced dementia

Biography

Dr. Vitale received her medical degree from Wayne State University
School of Medicine, Detroit, and her residency training from the University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital, New York. She completed a geriatric medicine fellowship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Vitale is board-certified in internal medicine, geriatric medicine and hospice and palliative medicine. Her clinical interests include dementia, end-of-life care and geriatric primary care. In addition, her research interests include studying health care professionals’ attitudes about life-sustaining treatments in advanced dementia.

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