Bio


Dr. Cours is a clinician educator in geriatrics. She cares for patients as a primary care physician for older adults and as a geriatrics consultant in Stanford Hospital.

She received her residency training in internal medicine at UC San Diego. She received fellowship training in geriatrics at Stanford.

During her residency and fellowship, Dr. Cours conducted research on hyperkyphosis. She co-authored a book about telemedicine in dementia care. She also received additional training in integrative medicine and medical education.

Her academic interests include geriatric education and medical trainee wellness.

Clinical Focus


  • Geriatric Medicine

Academic Appointments


Professional Education


  • Fellowship: Stanford University and VA Palo Alto Geriatric Medicine Fellowship (2022) CA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2021)
  • Residency: UCSD Internal Medicine Residency (2021) CA
  • Medical Education: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (2018) NY
  • Undergraduate Education, Stanford University, Human Biology (2013)