Dr. Jeff D. Williamson, MD, MHS, is an internationally known geriatrician and clinical trialist. He is a professor of internal medicine and epidemiology and Chief, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine at Wake Forest University School of Medicine.
Dr. Williamson serves as Director of the Wake Forest Center for Healthcare Innovation, Co-Leader, Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center Administrative Core and Program, Clinical Core Principal Investigator for the Wake Forest Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center and the Wake Forest John A. Hartford Center of Excellence.
He is currently serving on the leadership team for three nationwide research studies funded by the National Institutes of Health. His NIH research studies have involved more than 40,000 adults over age 65 and 15,000 persons over age 75.