Dr. Tinetti, a geriatrician, is the section chief of Geriatrics at Yale Medicine in New Haven, Conn. She is a leading expert in the area of falls and fall injury risk factors identification and prevention. Dr. Tinetti is also a professor of medicine and public health at Yale School of Medicine. Her current research focus is on clinical decision-making for older adults in the face of multiple health conditions. She is leading a national effort to develop and test an approach to health care that aligns primary and specialty care to focus on the health priorities of older adults with multiple conditions. She also chairs a group of advisors helping large health systems be Age-Friendly. Dr. Tinetti's work is funded by the NIH and several foundations. She has published over 250 original peer reviewed articles. She has served on several national advisory committees including the FDA, NCQA, NQF. Dr. Tinetti has received numerous awards and is a member of the National Academy of Medicine and is the recipient of a MacArthur Foundation fellowship.