J Am Geriatr Soc 2021 May 3. Epub 2021 May 3.
Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Geriatricians have long debated the parameters, positioning, and prospects of their specialty. The year 2020 started full of promise as many organizations anticipated assessing themselves using perfect, or 2020, vision. While challenging on several levels, the momentous combination of events in 2020-the COVID-19 pandemic, Racial Justice Movement, and the November elections-provided Geriatric Medicine several opportunities to firmly secure a position in the mainstream. Read More