Dr. Michael Lindberg received his bachelor of science and medical degrees from Georgetown University. After completing his internal medicine residency training at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT, he spent four years in the National Health Service Corp, stationed in rural Alabama. He joined the faculty of the University of Alabama Capstone Residency Program and then returned to Connecticut for fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Lindberg assumed the position of Director of the Department of Medicine at Hartford Hospital in 2008. His special interests include the development of patient safety programs and quality initiatives.