Nicol E. Joseph


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Dr. Joseph is an associate professor at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) in the Department of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine. She is also program director of the PCOM Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program, an ACGME accredited program.

Board certified in family medicine with added qualifications in geriatrics, hospice and palliative medicine, Dr. Joseph is a certified hospice medical director and a certified medical director through the American Medical Directors Association.

In addition, she serves as a medical director for the VNA Hospice of Philadelphia, maintains a clinical practice in PCOM’s Specialty Care clinic on City Avenue and provides long term care to residents at four Philadelphia nursing homes.

Dr. Joseph is passionate about educating new geriatric leaders in a world of widespread shortage.

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Education/Academic qualification

School of Osteopathic Medicine, DO, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey


  • Geriatrics