Montana Geriatric Education Center

Home to the Montana Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (MGWEP), MTGEC is an interdisciplinary center that provides education, training, and support to older adults, family caregivers, direct care workers, healthcare professionals and trainees, students, family medical residents, faculty, healthcare systems, and communities in a variety of settings across Montana to better meet the health needs of its older residents.

    2020 MTGEC Annual Report 


Funding Now Available for Dementia Education in Your Montana Community



Susan Ostertag, PT, DPT, NCS, MTGEC Director, 

Renee Brooksbank, Esq, MTGEC Associate Director,

Gretchen Philp, BA, MTGEC Program Coordinator, 


Funding:  U1QHP28733, $3,750,000, July 1, 2019-June 30, 2024-100% federally funded. This publication is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $3,750,000.  The contents are those of the program and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.