Gerald J. Jogerst, MD

Mary Ristine Brodie Geriatrics Education Professor
Senior Vice Chair
Emeritus Professor of Family Medicine
Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Information

01290-G Pomerantz Family Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, Loras College
MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine
Chief Resident, Family Practice Residency, Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
Resident, Family Practice Residency Program, Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
Fellow, Family Medicine, Family Practice Center, Scottsdale Memorial Hospital

Licensure and Certifications

Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support - American Heart Association
Certification in Advance Trauma Life Support - American College of Surgeons
Certification as Medical Director of a Long Term Care Facility - CMD
Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine

Research Summary

Elder Abuse Methods of teaching geriatric medicine Functional Assessment in the geriatric population; Modifiable risk factors of function; International family medicine training; Depression in the older population (cultural differences)