Heidi White MD

Dr. Heidi White's clinical expertise involves the care of older adults, especially care transitions, long-term care, and post-acute care. She serves as the Vice-Chief of Clinical Affairs in the Geriatrics Division at Duke University. She has worked with peer faculty to develop clinical programs including Peri-operative Optimization of Senior Health and Health Optimization Program for Elders, which is a transitional care program from the hospital to skilled nursing facilities. Dr. White’s research focuses on the general medical care of older adults with cognitive impairment.