Farmington Hills, MI (October 8, 2008)--- Annette Carron, D.O., has joined the medical staff at Botsford Hospital to develop an Inpatient Geriatric and Palliative Care program at the hospital.
Dr. Carron is board certified in internal medicine and geriatrics. She is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Internists, the American Osteopathic Association and the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Dr. Carron is also Assistant Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine at the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Carron received her medical education from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Missouri. She performed her internship and internal medicine residency at Botsford Hospital, and she completed a geriatric fellowship at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Botsford Hospital, an independent 330-bed community teaching hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2006 Governor’s Award for Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Hospital Setting, and, in 2007, a three-year recertification as a Chest Pain Center from the Society of Chest Pain Centers. Botsford’s Web address is www.botsford.org.
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