Position title: Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology in the Department of Medicine
Alexis Eastman, MD provides medical care for older adults in inpatient and outpatient settings, both in primary care and in memory care. She serves as Director of Clinical Operations for Primary and Specialty Care in the Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, and as Medical Director of the Badger Prairie Health Center in Verona, Wisconsin. As a medical educator, Dr. Eastman provides classroom and clinical instruction to medical students, residents, and fellows and continuing medical education instruction about topics in geriatric medicine to practicing providers. She is also active in medical student education and serves as a Block Lead for the UW School of Medicine and Public Health MD curriculum. She is a member of the Wisconsin Association of Medical Directors, the American Geriatrics Society, and the Society for General Internal Medicine. Her scholarly publications have focused on perioperative management of older adults, curriculum development on interprofessional learning in geriatric medicine, and initiatives to improve transitions of care.