Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Department of Family Medicine

Erin Sarzynski, MD, earned an undergraduate degree in biochemistry from Michigan State University and a master of science degree in entomology from the University of Florida. She received her medical degree from MSU College of Human Medicine and completed a residency in internal medicine at MSU, graduating in 2010. She completed the Sparrow/MSU Geriatric Fellowship in October 2011 and has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Sarzynski joined the MSU Family Medicine, Geriatrics Program in November 2011. She is primarily responsible for developing an inpatient Geriatrics Consult Service at Sparrow Hospital. In addition, her research interests include the intersection between medication reconciliation, health literacy, and transitional care.


  • Sarzynski E, Arnetz J, Zaroukian M, Brooks K, Given C. Eliciting Patient Feedback to Improve EHR-generated Medication Lists. American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting. Long Beach, CA. May 20, 2016.
  • You Z, An H, Oberst K, Sarzynski E, Brooks K, Given C. Does past acute care following hospital discharge reduce 30 day readmission? Academy Health Annual Research Meeting, Minneapolis MN. June 8, 2015.
Assistant Professor
Family Medicine
P: 517-884-0423
788 Service Rd.
B123 Clinical Center
East Lansing, MI 48824