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Lee A. Jennings, MD, MSHS
Internal Medicine

Lee A. Jennings, MD, MSHS

Section Chief
Associate Professor of Medicine
Interim Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program Director
 

Lee-jennings@ouhsc.edu


Lee A. Jennings, MD, MSHS, Chief and Associate Professor, Reynolds Section of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, is a board-certified geriatrician and health services researcher whose work focuses on improving models of care delivery for dementia, aligning care received with patient health goals, and improving the competency of health professions students to provide high quality geriatric care. She is the Principal Investigator for 3 statewide grants funded by HRSA, ACL, and the Reynolds Foundation focused on geriatric health care workforce development and community health education for older Oklahomans and their family caregivers. She is a co-investigator on research funded by PCORI, NIA, and the John A. Hartford Foundation and co-chairs the Women in Geriatrics Section for the American Geriatrics Society. Clinically, she specializes in comprehensive geriatric assessment and cognitive evaluation and sees patients at the OU Physicians Senior Health Clinic and the Oklahoma City VA Health System.


Academic Section(s):

Geriatrics


Education:

Eastern Virginia Medical School - Norfolk


Board Certification(s):

Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
Sub-Specialty Certification: Geriatric Medicine


Residency:

University of California-San Francisco


Fellowship:

University of California-Los Angels


Clinical/Research Interests:

Dementia care Delivery
Goal-directed Care


Select Publications:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/lee.jennings.1/bibliography/public/