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07/06/2016

Few Young Doctors Are Training To Care For U.S. Elderly

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At Edgewood Summit retirement community in Charleston, W.Va., 93-year-old Mary Mullens is waxing eloquent about her geriatrician, Dr. Todd Goldberg.¬†“He’s sure got a lot to do,” she says, “and does it so well.”¬†West Virginia has the third oldest population in the nation, right behind Maine and Florida. But Goldberg is one of only 36 geriatricians in the state.

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