Megan Huisingh-Scheetz, MD, MPH

Megan Huisingh-Scheetz, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor in the Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at the University of Chicago Medicine. She is the co-Director of the Successful Aging and Frailty Evaluation (SAFE) clinic located at the South Shore Senior Center, is the Director of the Inpatient Geriatric Consult Service at Mercy Hospital Medical Center, and the Geriatric Rotation Coordinator for Mercy residents. With her interest in the care of frail elders, collaborating with Dr. Lindquist to develop an advance planning tool was a clear priority. Given her experience working with many dual eligible, low-income, and minority seniors, she worked with Dr. Lindquist to consider the specific needs of patients who may be facing particular social, environmental, and economic challenges as they age.