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Wisconsin Geriatric Education Center

    The center, administratively housed at Marquette University, is a formal consortium of academic and health care organizations including: Marquette, the University of Wisconsin at Madison, the University of Wisconsin Medical School, UW–Superior, UW–La Crosse, UW Extension, Marshfield Clinic, Aurora Health Care and the Medical College of Wisconsin. The center was formed in 1986 for the purpose of creating educational programs and products in geriatrics targeted to health professionals, faculty, practitioners and students in Wisconsin. It is one of 41 geriatric education centers in the United States funded by the federal Department of Health and Human Services and is the only organization in Wisconsin dedicated to providing statewide, geriatric educational programs for health professionals.

    Director: Stacy Barnes
    Phone: (414) 288-3709
    Email: wgecnet@marquette.edu

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