Dr. James Milligan MD, CCFP
Schlegel Specialist in Mobility and Falls
Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging
Dr. Milligan is a family physician who has completed additional training in academic family medicine. He established and leads the Centre for Family Medicine (CFFM) Mobility Clinic, which provides individuals with mobility challenges access to an interdisciplinary care team and a clinic tailored to their needs. As Schlegel Specialist in Mobility and Falls, Dr. Milligan establishes collaborations between primary care and long-term care to advance practice and research related to mobility issues. He investigates ways to increase access to exercise, mobility and falls prevention programs for older adults living in the community and retirement or long-term care. Dr. Milligan is also working to enhance education about mobility issues, so that health professionals can provide better care, resulting in improved quality of life for older adults.