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Elizabeth R. Collins

Elizabeth R. Collins, MD


Department: Family, Community & Preventive Medicine

Practices: Drexel Family Medicine

Specialties: Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Medical Genetics


  • BA - Swarthmore College (2006)
  • Post-baccalaureate Pre-medical Certificate - Columbia University (2010)
  • MD - Jefferson Medical College (2014)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • Gold Humanism Honor Society

Elizabeth Collins, MD is a board-certified family medicine physician with fellowship training in geriatric and palliative medicine. She is passionate about care for older adults and patients with serious illness. Her particular interests lie in the care of patients from traditionally marginalized groups, including LGBT older adults; dementia and delirium; and care at the end of life.

Clinical Services

Dementia, Delirium, Depression in older adults, End of life care, Multiple comorbidities, Family medicine, Geriatric medicine, Palliative medicine


  • Geriatric Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Palliative Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Family Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Elizabeth Collins, MD, is a faculty member in the Department of Family, Community & Preventive Medicine. She comes to Drexel after completing medical school and residency in family medicine as well as a geriatric medicine fellowship and palliative medicine fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.


"Common Breast Problems"
Salzman BS, Collins E, Hersh L
Am Fam Physician, 99(8):505-514, Apr 15, 2019

"Migraine: Expanding our treatment arsenal"
McGrath K, Collins E, Seecof O, Rague A, Liantonio J, Thesing C
Journal of Family Practice, 68(1), Jan 2019

"Health Care Integration for Formerly Homeless People with Serious Mental Illness"
Weinstein LC, Henwood B, Collins E, Lanoue M
Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 9:1, 2013

Contact Information

Practice Office

Drexel Family Medicine
219 N. Broad Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.762.5145
Fax: 215.762.5467