People on the Move – St. Agnes Hospital appointed Dr. James Richardson as chief of geriatric medicine
New chief of geriatric medicine
St. Agnes Hospital names Richardson to post
St. Agnes Hospital appointed Dr. James Richardson as chief of geriatric medicine.
He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of dementia, frailty, frequent falls and other syndromes connected with aging.
In addition to publishing more than 40 scientific articles and book chapters on geriatric topics, Richardson regularly contributes to Generations, a monthly newspaper for seniors. He is a Fellow of the American Geriatrics Society, the American College of Preventive Medicine and the American Academy of Family Practice.
Richardson graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and the University of Maryland School of Medicine, where he completed a residency in family medicine.
He resides in Ellicott City with his wife and sons.