Jessica Kalender-Rich, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine


Professional Background
Jessica Kalender-Rich, MD, is a Board Certified Physician in Geriatric Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, and Internal Medicine. Her practice focuses on care of the frail older adult. In addition, she is a member of the Clinical Competency Committee and a Core Faculty Member for the Internal Medicine Residency, Palliative Medicine Fellowship, and Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Programs. Dr. Kalender-Rich is the Primary Investigator for Grayhawk Database and participates in several areas of research as noted below.

Research Focus

  • Educational Innovation and Curriculum Design
  • Patient-Centered Care of the Frail Older Adult
  • Transitions of Care
  • Palliative Medicine Across Multiple Care Sites
  • Health Literacy of Older Adults

Recent Publications
Link to CV

Academic Background

  • Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine. 2009-2010.
  • Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine. 2006-2009.
  • University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas. 2002-2006.
  • University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas. 1998-2001.

 


Last modified: Jan 23, 2014

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Jessica Kalender-Rich, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

220 Landon Center on Aging
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160

P: 913-588-6005
jkalender@kumc.edu

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