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Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

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Quick Facts

Overview

Key Topics in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine CME

Presented by Mount Sinai’s Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine — ranked #1* in the U.S. for the second consecutive year by U.S. News & World Report — this convenient online CME program contains expert presentations on the newest trends and best practices for managing geriatric syndromes and improving patient outcomes. Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine covers topics like late-life depressions, sleep disorders, surgical emergencies, capacity assessment, falls, hospice, and more. You can earn CME credits whenever, wherever, while this program helps you to:

  • Understand the benefits and pitfalls of new treatments for older adults
  • Identify and manage pain and non-pain, psychosocial and ethical issues
  • Prepare for the ABIM geriatric and palliative medicine board exams
  • Evaluate and guide medical interventions to improve patient quality of life
  • And more …

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*Mount Sinai Hospital was named first in the nation for the care of older adults by U.S. News & World Report. The report’s 2021-2022 Best Hospitals Rankings also named Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Morningside, and Mount Sinai West among the top 10 percent of all hospitals surveyed.

Topics / Speakers

Geriatrics, Palliative Care, and the Future of Healthcare — R. Sean Morrison, MD, FAAHPM

Models of Care at Home: Hospitalization at Home and Palliative Care at Home — Pamela Saenger, MD

Prognostication of Chronic Disease — Mollie A. Biewald, MD

Falls - Why Do They Matter in Older Adults and How to Prevent? — Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH

Incorporating Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Principles into Value-Based Programs — Jeffrey I. Farber, MD, MBA, FACP

COVID-19 in Older Adults: Overview, Management and Lessons Learned — Martine Sanon, MD

Understanding the Hospice Benefit — Bernard Lee, MD

Diabetes Overview — Emilia P. Liao, MD

Falls — Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD, MS

Geriatrics and Palliative Care in the Nursing Home — Stephanie Le, MD

Nutrition/Hydration in Serious Illness — Cynthia X. Pan, MD, FACP, AGSF and Robert Crupi, MD

Foot Diseases & Disorders — Bryan C. Markinson, DPM

Capacity Assessment — Kimberly G. Klipstein, MD

Approach to Decision Making for Patients Who Lack Capacity — Terry Altilio, LSSW, APHSW-C and Priya Krishnasamy, MD

Geriatric Nephrology & Renal Palliative Care — Maya K. Rao, MD

Perioperative Management — Reena Karani, MD, MHPE, FACP, AGSF

Complementary Therapies for Patient and Self Care — JD Elder, MA, LMT and Deborah Matza, RN, MPH, RYT

Inpatient & Outpatient Billing & Documentation — Emily Chai, MD and Audrey K. Chun, MD

Surgical Emergencies — Celia M. Divino, MD, FACS

Chemotherapy Related Toxicity and Oncologic Complications — Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD

Clinician Well-being and Resilience: Pre-COVID, Through the Pandemic, and Beyond — Christie N. Mulholland, MD

Palliative Care in Heart Failure — Mollie A. Biewald, MD

Palliative Care Emergencies — Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD

BPH & Prostate Cancer — Reza Mehrazin, MD

Anemia — Brenda D. Panzera, MD

Grief, Bereavement & Psychosocial Issues in COVID Times: For Patients, Families and Clinicians — Jane Knowles, MPH, LCSW and Ankita Mehta, MD

Advanced Pain Management: PCA & Methadone Use — Bethann Scarborough, MD

Family Meetings — Gabrielle Goldberg, MD

Stroke — Sara K. Rostanski, MD

Update in Dementia — Mary Sano, PhD

When It Comes to Conversations About Older People…We Need to Talk (Differently) — Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH

Principles in Geriatric Rehabilitation - Musculoskeletal Medicine — Joseph E. Herrera, DO

Pain Management and Assessment — Ayla Pelleg, MD

Pharmacotherapy for COVID-19: Where are We Now? — Sharon See, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FCCP

Medication Management — Sharon See, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FCCP and Shahla Baharlou, MD

Patient Priorities Care — Claire E. Davenport, MD, MS

Musculoskeletal Medicine — David C. Thomas, MD, MHPE

Culture & Palliative Care — Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH

HIV/AIDS in Older Adults — Beverly Forsyth, MD

Geriatric Emergency Medicine — Ula Y. Hwang, MD, MPH and Martine Sanon, MD

Office-Based Dementia Screening: Beyond the MMSE — Veronica Rivera, MD

Management of Heart Failure — Anuradha Lala-Trindade, MD

Palliative Care in ALS — Mara Lugassy, MD

Sleep Disorders — Steven H. Feinsilver, MD

Culturally Competent Approach to Geriatric, Palliative, Hospice, and End of Life Care for the LGBTQ Population — Noelle Marie C. Javier, MD and Gregory A. Hinrichsen, PhD

Anxiety — Priya Krishnasamy, MD

Diagnosis and Evaluation of Peripheral Vascular Disease — Reid A Ravin, MD

Teleconsultation in the Inpatient Setting — Claire Ankuda, MD and Christopher D. Woodrell, MD

Hazards of Hospitalization — Martine Sanon, MD

Oral Care: A Forgotten Care of Older Adults — Miriam R. Robbins, DDS, MS, DABSCD

CAD Management: Cardiac and Perioperative Risk Assessment — Newsha Ghodsi, MD

Constipation & Fecal Incontinence — Brijen Shah, MD

Thyroid Disease — Maria Skamagas, MD

Urinary Incontinence — Eileen H. Callahan, MD

Older Drivers, Tough Conversations — Tara Liberman, DO

Palliative Wound Care: Pearls and Pitfalls — Oscar M. Alvarez, PhD, CCT, FAPWCA

Advance Care Planning: Trends and Clinical Practice — Priya Krishnasamy, MD

De-Prescribing in the Context of Multi-Comorbidities — Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH

Prevention in Older Adults — Nisha A. Rughwani, MD

Review of High Risk Ambulatory Geriatrics - The ALIGN Program — Stephanie Chow, MD, MPH

The Era of Telehealth for the Ambulatory Setting — Veronica Rivera, MD and Vanessa M. Rodriguez, MD

Medical Decision Making — Hannah I. Lipman, MD, MS

Symptom Management I: Constipation, SOB, Nausea, and Anorexia — Olusegun Apoeso, MD

Symptom Management II: Hiccups, Pruritus, Xerostomia, Fatigue and Bowel Obstruction — Deborah Afezolli, MD

Integrative Medicine — Lucia McBee, LCSW, MPH, CYI

End-of-Life Symptoms — Anup S. Bharani, MD and Nicole Loving, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN

Physiological Changes in Aging — Nisha A. Rughwani, MD

Pediatric Palliative Care — Emily Hahn, MD

COPD & Asthma — Patrick M. Chae, MD

Atrial Fibrillation — S. Andrew McCullough, MD

Basic Opioids 101 — Mollie A. Biewald, MD

Renal Palliative Care - Defining the Role of Kidney Supportive Care — Emily Lu, MD

Low Back Pain — Parag Sheth, MD

Osteoporosis — Barrie Weinstein, MD, CCD

Balance & Vertigo — James Gurley, PT, DPT, NCS and Sujana S. Chandrasekhar, MD, FACS

Withdrawal of Non-Beneficial Treatments While Maintaining Care — Mollie A. Biewald, MD

Home Care — Elizabeth T. McCormick, MD and Jennifer M. Reckrey, MD

Dermatology — Caroline Halverstam, MD

Transitions of Care — Ania Wajnberg, MD and Katherine Wang, MD

Non E/M Billing Codes: Opportunities to Improve Care Coordination and Revenues (Getting Paid for Your Work) — Audrey K. Chun, MD and Linda V. DeCherrie, MD

Frailty — Fred Ko, MD, MSCR

Interventional Pain — Stelian I. Serban, MD

Overview of Gynecological Malignancies: Clinical Presentation and Treatment Options — Vishal Gupta, MD

COVID-19 in the Nursing Home — Jeffrey I. Farber, MD, MBA, FACP and Ruth Spinner, MD

Late Life Depression — Gary J. Kennedy, MD

Cardiovascular Disease - Part 1 — Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC

Cardiovascular Disease - Part 2 — Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC

Delirium — Joyce F. Fogel, MD, FACP, AGSF

Beyond Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia — Georges Naasan, MD

Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders — Winona Tse, MD

Don’t Kill Granny: Becoming a Better Doctor for Older Adults and the Seriously Ill — Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD

Palliative Radiation Therapy — Kavita V. Dharmarajan, MD, MSc

Hematologic Malignancies in the Elderly - Case Studies — Adriana Kaczaraj Malone, MD

Hypertension in Older Adults — Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC

Use of Adjuvants for Pain Management — Vanessa M. Rodriguez, MD

Refractory and End-of-Life Depression — Gary J. Kennedy, MD

Hip Fracture — Calin S. Moucha, MD

Geriatrics 5Ms: From Concept to Practice — Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD, MS

Rheumatology — Leslie D. Kerr, MD

Infectious Disease: Pneumonia, UTI's & C-Dif — Michael P. Mullen, MD

Management of Behavioral & Psychological Symptoms of Dementia — Melinda Lantz, MD

Managing Aortic Stenosis, Mitral Regurgitation & Antibiotic Prophylaxis — Tara Naib, MD

Addressing Total Pain: The Role of Interdisciplinary Teams — Rabbi Edith M. Meyerson, DMin, BCC and Joshua Lasseigne, RN, BSN, CHPN

Geriatric Assessment Tools — Vanessa M. Rodriguez, MD

Medical Marijuana: It's High Time We Review the Evidence — Bethann Scarborough, MD and Nathan E. Goldstein, MD

Oncology: Breast, Lung & Colon Cancers — Felice LePar, MD, MPH

Using Digital Technology for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Older Adults — Allen D. Andrade, MD

An Overview of Cirrhosis for Geriatrics and Palliative Care Medical Providers — James F. Crismale, MD and Christopher D. Woodrell, MD

Feeding & Swallowing Disorders — Benjamin C. Tweel, MD

Anorexia, Cachexia & Weight Loss — Stephanie Chow, MD, MPH

Faculty

Course Directors

Mollie A. Biewald, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Emily Chai, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

 

Audrey K. Chun, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH

Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Faculty

Debora Afezolli, MD

Mount Sinai Hospital

New York, NY

Terry Altilio, LCSW, APHSW-C

Palliative Social Work Consultant

New York, NY

Oscar M. Alvarez, PhD, CCT, FAPWCA

Program Director

Director, Clinical Research

Vascular and Wound Care Center

University Hospital

Rutgers University Medical School

Newark, NJ

Allen D. Andrade, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Claire Ankuda, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Olusegun Apoeso, MD

Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Shahla Baharlou, MD

Assistant Professor of Geriatrics, Palliative Care

Assistant Professor

New York, NY

Anup S. Bharani, MD

Assistant Professor

Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology

Johns Hopkins University

Center for Transformative Geriatric Research

Towson, MD

Eileen H. Callahan, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Department of Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Patrick M. Chae, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Sujana S. Chandrasekhar, MD, FACS

Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology

Department of Otology/Neurotology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Staff Physician

Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear, Throat Institute

James J. Peters Bronx Veterans Administration Medical Center

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ

Director, North Shore-LIJ, Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital Comprehensive Balance Center

Director of Neurotology, James J Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY

Director, New York Otology

New York Head and Neck Institute

President-Elect, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Stephanie Chow, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Geriatrics, Palliative Care

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

James F. Crismale, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, Liver Diseases

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Robert Crupi, MD

Medical Director, Palliative Care Services

Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine, Medicine Department

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

New York, NY

Claire E. Davenport, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Linda V. DeCherrie, MD

Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine

Clinical Director, Mount Sinai at Home

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Kavita V. Dharmarajan, MD, MSc

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine and

Department of Radiation Oncology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Celia M. Divino, MD, FACS

The Stanley Edelman, MD, Professor of General Surgery

Vice Chair, Education & Quality

Chief, Division of General Surgery

Department of Surgery

Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

JD Elder, MA, LMT

Coordinator of Complementary Therapies

Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Jeffrey I. Farber, MD, MBA, FACP

Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Tenafly, NJ

Steven H. Feinsilver, MD

Professor

Department of Medicine

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Director, Center for Sleep Medicine

Lenox Hill Hospital

New York, NY

Joyce F. Fogel, MD, FACP, AGSF

Associate Professor Associate Professor of Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Mount Sinai Health System

New York, NY

Beverly Forsyth, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Infectious Diseases

Department of Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Newsha Ghodsi, MD

Assistant Professor

Departments of Medicine, Cardiology, and Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Gabrielle Goldberg, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Department of Science Education

Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Hempstead, NY

Private Practice

Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Care

New Hyde Park, NY

Nathan E. Goldstein, MD

Professor

Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman Chair in Palliative Care

Chief, Division of Palliative Care

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Vishal Gupta, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Radiology Oncology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

James Gurley, PT, DPT, NCS

Assistant Professor

Department of Physical Therapy

Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY

Vestibular Rehab Program Director

Department of Otolaryngology

James J. Peters VA Medical Center

Bronx, NY

Emily Hahn, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Caroline Halverstam, MD

Associate Professor

Associate Program Director

Division of Dermatology

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Director of Dermatology

Montefiore Medical Center – Wakefield Campus

Bronx, NY

Joseph E. Herrera, DO

Chairman and Professor

Mount Sinai Health System

New York, NY

Gregory A. Hinrichsen, PhD, ABPP

Associate Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Department of Psychiatry

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Ula Y. Hwang, MD, MPH

Professor

Departments of Emergency Medicine and

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)

James J. Peters VA Medical Center

Bronx, NY

Noelle Marie C. Javier, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Department of Medicine, Hospital Medicine

Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Reena Karani, MD, MHPE, FACP, AGSF

Professor

Departments of Medical Education, Medicine and

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Senior Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education and Curricular Affairs

Director, Institute for Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Gary J. Kennedy, MD

Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry

Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center

New York, NY

Leslie D. Kerr, MD

Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Rheumatology

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Kimberly G. Klipstein, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Psychiatry

Director, Consultation Psychiatry Service

Director, Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Jane Knowles, MPH, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

Department of Social Work Services

The Mount Sinai Hospital

New York, NY

Fred Ko, MD, MSCR

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Priya Krishnasamy, MD

Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Bernard Lee, MD

Director of Palliative Care Provider Services

MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

New York, NY

Anuradha Lala-Trindade, MD

Assistant Professor

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Department of Medicine

Division of Cardiology and Department of Population Health Science and Policy

The Mount Sinai Hospital

New York, NY

Melinda Lantz, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Psychiatry

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Chief of Geriatric Psychiatry

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

New York, NY

Joshua Lasseigne, RN, BSN, CHPN

Nursing Clinical Coordinator

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Stephanie Le, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Hospital Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

The Mount Sinai Hospital

Assistant Medical Director

The New Jewish Home

New York, NY

Felice LePar, MD, MPH

Staff Physician

Abington Hematology Oncology Associates

Willow Grove, PA

Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD

Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Riverdale, NY

Emilia P. Liao, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

New York, NY

Tara Liberman, DO

Assistant Professor

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Associate Chief, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Department of Medicine

Northwell Health

New York, NY

Hannah I. Lipman, MD, MS

Director, Bioethics

Hackensack Meridian Health

Hackensack, NJ

Nicole Loving, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN

Nurse Practitioner

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Emily Lu, MD

Assistant Professor

Medicine, Nephrology

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Mara Lugassy, MD

Palliative Medicine Section Chief

Westchester Medical Center

Valhalla, NY

Adriana K. Malone, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology

Medical Education

Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Bryan C. Markinson, DPM

Assistant Professor

Chief, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Deborah Matza, RN, MPH, RYT

Yoga Therapist

Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Lucia McBee, LCSW, MPH, CYI

Yoga Instructor

The Center for Health and Healing

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

New York, NY

Elizabeth T. McCormick, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

S. Andrew McCullough, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Weill Cornell Medicine

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology

Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center

Bronx, NY

Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC

Associate Professor of Medicine and Cardiology

Associate Professor of Population Health Science and Policy

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Reza Mehrazin, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Urology

Division of Urologic Oncology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Rabbi Edith M. Meyerson, DMin, BCC

Assistant Professor

Clinical Instructor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Director of Pastoral Counseling and Bereavement Services

Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Sean Morrison, MD, FAAHPM

Hermann Merkin Professor of Palliative Care

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Calin S. Moucha, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Orthopedics

Chief, Adult Reconstruction & Joint Replacement Surgery

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Christie N. Mulholland, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Assistant Professor

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Michael P. Mullen, MD

Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Infectious Diseases

Director, Institute for Advanced Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Georges Naasan, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Neurology, Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry

Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Tara Naib, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, Cardiology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Cynthia X. Pan, MD, FACP, AGSF

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

New York Presbyterian Queens

Great Neck, NY

Brenda D. Panzera, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Department of Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Ayla Pelleg, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD

Associate Professor of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Maya K. Rao, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Nephrology

Director, Chronic Kidney Disease Program

Columbia University

New York, NY

Reid A. Ravin, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery & Radiology

Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery

Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Jennifer M. Reckrey, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Associate Professor (Pending) Family Medicine & Community Health

Associate Professor (Pending) Medicine, General Internal Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Veronica Rivera, MD

Physician

Assistant Professor Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Miriam R. Robbins, DDS, MS, DABSCD

Adjunct Associate Professor

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Radiology and Medicine

Associate Chair

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Radiology and Medicine

NYU College of Dentistry

New York, NY

Vanessa M. Rodriguez, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Sara K. Rostanski, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Medical Director, Stroke Program, Bellevue Hospital Center

Stroke Neurologist

Bellevue Hospital

New York, NY

Nisha A. Rughwani, MD

Associate Professor

Director, Inpatient Medical Services

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Pamela M. Saenger, MD

Assistant Professor (Pending)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Mary Sano, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

NYC, NY

Martine Sanon, MD

Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Bethann Scarborough, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Sharon See, PharMD, BCPS, BCGP, FCCP

Clinical Pharmacist

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Hoboken, NJ

Stelian I. Serban, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Management

Department of Neurology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Brijen Shah, MD

Associate Professor

Medicine, Gastroenterology, Medical Education

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Parag Sheth, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Director, Spinal Intervention

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Maria Skamagas, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Department of Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology

Associate Program Director of Research,

Internal Medicine Residency

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Ruth Spinner, MD

Physician

The New Jewish Home

New York, NY

David C. Thomas, MD, MHPE

Professor

Department of Medicine, General Internal Medicine

Department of Medical Education

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education.

Vice Chair for Education, Department of Medicine

Mount Sinai Health System

New York, NY

Winona Tse, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Benjamin C. Tweel, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Otolaryngology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Ania Wajnberg, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Katherine A. Wang, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Barrie Weinstein, MD, CCD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

Christopher D. Woodrell, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY

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Designation

Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 99.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Contact hours: 99.75

 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 99.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

Updated for Rerelease: November 30, 2021
Date Credits Expire: November 30, 2024
Date of Original Release: December 31, 2018

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants caring for older patients will be better able to:

  • Describe the latest evidence-based geriatric and palliative medicine
  • Recognize the promises and pitfalls of new treatments for older adults
  • Identify major geriatric syndromes and effectively manage these syndromes
  • Identify psychosocial and ethical issues as they pertain to older adults and formulate a treatment approach
  • Prepare for the ABIM geriatric and palliative medicine board exams
  • Critically assess and guide medical interventions to improve a patient’s quality of life
  • Assess and manage pain and non-pain issues
  • Provide patient and families with the highest level of medical care that is consistent with their goals

Intended Audience

This activity is designed for clinicians and those who are taking the geriatric medicine and/or hospice and palliative medicine certification(s) or recertification in geriatric medicine. Additionally, this activity is for those physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and other healthcare professionals who want to update their clinical knowledge in geriatric and palliative medicine.

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We Guarantee You'll Pass! Diligent course study and successful completion of the CME quiz provides the strongest likelihood of passing board certification or maintenance of certification exams. Oakstone is so confident of your success that we guarantee it. If you do not pass your exam on the first attempt, mail us a copy of your board failure notification, plus our system certificate reflecting your successful completion of the CME quizzes for the board review product purchased. You will receive a credit for the purchase price paid (less any discounts or premium), which you may apply to future purchases with Oakstone. Your exam record will be destroyed. Your board failure notification can be mailed to: Oakstone, P.O. Box 190165, Birmingham, AL 35219. If you have any questions on this policy, please feel free to contact Customer Service at 1-800-633-4743.

Quick Facts

a CMEinfo video production

Providers: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Course Directors: Mollie A. Biewald, MD
Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Emily Chai, MD
Associate Professor
Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Audrey K. Chun, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Credits: Earn a maximum of 99.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 99.75 ABIM MOC points

 

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