Louise Aronson

Louise Aronson

Louise is a geriatrician, writer, and professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. The author of Elderhood and A History of the Present Illness, she is a regular contributor to the New York Times and the New England Journal of Medicine among other publications. Recognition of Louise’s work includes a MacDowell fellowship, four Pushcart nominations, the American Geriatrics Society Clinician-Teacher of the Year award, and a Gold Professorship for Humanism in Medicine. Next Avenue, public media’s first and only national journalism service for America’s older population, named Louise Aronson as one of 12 “Influencers in Aging” for 2019.