UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Ross, Jeanette S

School of Medicine
Family & Community Medicine
(210) 617-5356

Dr. Jeanette Ross is the director of the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship. She also directs the Educational Initiatives of the Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Fellowships. Dr. Ross?s academic interests include integrating Geriatric Palliative Care content into educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate medical education levels. Her main interests include: advanced communication skills, goals of care, pain management, management of falls in elders and transitions of care. Her clinical activities are based at the Audie L. Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, where she works in the Geriatrics and Palliative Care Consultation Service, and the Geriatrics and palliative clinics. Dr. Ross is interested in using social media to enhance teaching and learning.

9/2018 - Present Professor/Clinical University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Family & Community Medicine, San Antonio, TX
1/2018 - Present Acting Associate Director for Education and Evaluation (AD/EE) South Texas Veterans Health Care System/ GRECC, San Antonio, TX
5/2015 - Present Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship University of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio, Medicine
9/2006 - Present Staff Physician Geriatrics and Extended care South Texas Veterans Health care System, San Antonio, TX