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Intensive Update with Board Review Including COVID-19 in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

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Intensive Update with Board Review Including COVID-19 in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

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Explore the Latest Best Practices

From the #1 Best Geriatrics Hospital* in the nation as voted by U.S. News and World Report. This in-depth CME program includes expert presentations on topics like geriatric syndromes, late-life depression, sleep disorders, surgical emergencies, capacity assessment, falls, hospice, and more. In addition to helping you stay current on the latest advancements and newest treatment methodologies, Intensive Update with Board Review Including COVID-19 in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine will help you to:

  • Understand the benefits and drawbacks of novel therapies for older adults
  • Assess and manage pain and non-pain issues
  • Prepare for the ABIM geriatric and palliative medicine board exams
  • Evaluate and guide medical interventions to improve patient quality of life
  • Discuss updates in COVID-19 diagnosis, management and treatment

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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 2020-2021 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 and Palliative Care, and the Future of Healthcare
R. Sean Morrison, MD


Update in Dementia
Mary Sano, PhD


Prognostication of Chronic Disease
Bethann M. Scarborough, MD


Falls
Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD, MS


Geriatrics and Palliative Care in the Nursing Home
Gabriel Brandeis, MD, CMD


Nutrition/Hydration in Serious Illness
Jane Morris, RN, MS, ACHPN & Cynthia X. Pan, MD, FACP, AGSF


Foot Diseases & Disorders
Bryan C. Markinson, DPM


Capacity Assessment
Kimberly G. Klipstein, MD


Approach to Decision Making for Patients Who Lack Capacity
Terry Altilio, LCSW, ACSW & 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 & Deborah Matza, RN, MPH, RYT


Inpatient & Outpatient Billing & Documentation Including COVID-19
Emily Chai, MD & Audrey K. Chun, MD


Surgical Emergencies
Celia M. Divino, MD, FACS


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


Understanding the Hospice Benefit
Bernard Lee, MD


Palliative Care in Heart Failure
Mollie 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 & Ankita Mehta, MD


Pain Management (Advanced): PCA & Methadone Use
Bethann M. Scarborough, MD


Family Meetings
Gabrielle Goldberg, MD


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


Medical Decision Making
Hannah I. Lipman, MD, MS


Stroke
Sara K. Rostanski, MD


Falls: Evidence-Based Review
Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH


Principles in Geriatric Rehabilitation
David C. Thomas, MD, MHPE


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 & Martine Sanon, MD


Screening for Dementia
Veronica Rivera, MD


Nuts and Bolts of HF Management
Anuradha Lala-Trindade, MD


Palliative Care in ALS
Mara Lugassy, MD


Sleep Disorders
Steven H. Feinsilver, MD


Anxiety
Priya Krishnasamy, MD


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


Symptom Management II: Hiccups, Pruritus, Xerostomia, Fatigue and Bowel Obstruction
Betty Lim, 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


LGBT Aging
Noelle Marie C. Javier, MD & Gregory A. Hinrichsen, PhD, ABPP


Pain Assessment and Management
Emily Chai, MD


Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders
Winona Tse, MD


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


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


Prevention
Nisha Rughwani, MD


Integrative Medicine
Lucia McBee, LCSW, MPH, CYI


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


Physiological Changes in Aging
Nisha Rughwani, MD


Pediatric Palliative Care
Emily Hahn, MD


COPD & Asthma
Patrick M. Chae, MD


Atrial Fibrillation
S. Andrew McCullough, MD


Basic Opioids 101
Mollie Biewald, MD


Medication Management
Sharon See, BS, PharmD & Shahla Baharlou, MD


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


Low Back Pain
Parag Sheth, MD


Osteoporosis
Barrie Weinstein, MD, CCD


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


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


Home Care
Elizabeth T. McCormick, MD & Jennifer M. Reckrey, MD


Diabetes
Emilia Pauline Liao, MD


Transitions of Care
Ania Wajnberg, MD & Katherine Wang, MD


You're Finally Getting Paid!: New Billing Codes
Audrey K. Chun, MD & Linda V. DeCherrie, MD


Frailty
Fred Ko, MD, MSCR


Interventional Pain
Stelian Serban, MD


Dermatology
Caroline Halverstam, MD


Delirium
Joyce F. Fogel, MD, FACP, AGSF


Wound Care
Oscar M. Alvarez, PhD, CCT, FAPWCA


Late Life Depression
Gary J. Kennedy, MD


COVID-19 in the Nursing Home
Jeffrey Farber, MD & Ruth Spinner, MD


Cardiovascular Disease
Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC


Palliative Radiation Therapy
Kavita V. Dharmarajan, MD, MSc


Hematological Malignancies
Adriana Kaczaraj Malone, MD


Hypertension
Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC


Use of Adjuvants for Pain Management
Vanessa Rodriguez, MD


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


Hip Fracture
Calin S. Moucha, MD


Hospitalization at Home
Carl-Philippe Rousseau, MD


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 Regurg & Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Tara Naib, MD


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


Geriatric Assessment Tools
Vanessa Rodriguez, MD


Medical Marijuana: It's "High" Time We Review the Evidence
Bethann M. Scarborough, MD & 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, MBBS DM (Lon), MRCK (UK)


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


Feeding & Swallowing Disorders
Benjamin C. Tweel, MD


Anorexia, Cachexia & Weight Loss
Stephanie Chow, MD


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


Bringing It All Back Home: The Geriatric and Palliative Care Approach
Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD


Renal Palliative Care in the Time of COVID-19: Defining the Role of Kidney Supportive Care
Emily Lu, MD


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


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


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


The Era of Telehealth for the Ambulatory Setting
Veronica Rivera, MD & Vanessa Rodriguez, MD


Teleconsultation in the Inpatient Setting
Claire Ankuda, MD & Christopher Woodrell, MD

Faculty

Program Directors

Emily Chai, MD

Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

Vice Chair, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Services

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Audrey K. Chun, MD

Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine

Vice Chair, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Services

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

 

Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH

Professor

Director, Geriatrics Fellowship Program

Associate Director, Medical Education

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Bethann Scarborough, MD

Associate Professor

Associate Director of Ambulatory Services

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Guest Faculty

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

Emad Aziz, DO, MBCHB, FACC, FHRS

Professor of Medicine

Rutgers University Medical School

Section Chief of Cardiac Electrophysiology

Director of the Arrhythmia Institute at the Rutgers-NJMS University Hospital

Newark, NJ

Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH

Professor

Department of Medicine

Health Policy and Management and Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Interim Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology

Center on Aging & Health (COAH) at Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

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

Susan E. Cohen, MD

Associate Professor

NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Director, Hospice Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program

Director, Section of Palliative Care

Director, Medical Student Selective Palliative Med Fellow Program

Medical Director, Hospice and Palliative Care BHC

New York, NY

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

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

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

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

 

Gary J. Kennedy, MD

Professor

Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry

Director, Leslie and Roslyn Goldstein Fellowship Training Program in Geriatric Psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center

Bronx, NY

Bernard Lee, MD

Director of Palliative Care Provider Services

MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care

New York, NY

Felice LePar, MD, MPH

Staff Physician

Abington Hematology Oncology Associates

Willow Grove, PA

Emilia Pauline Liao, MD

Associate Professor

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

Northwell Health Physician Partners

Lenox Hill Hospital

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

Betty Lim, MD

Geriatric Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pain Management, Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Private Practice

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

Mara Lugassy, MD

Palliative Medicine Section Chief

Westchester Medical Center

Valhalla, NY

Jane Morris, RN, MS, ACHPN (Ret.)

Clinical Coordinator

Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care Medicine

New York Hospital Queens

Flushing, NY

Cynthia X. Pan, MD, FACP, AGSF

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Weill Cornell Medical College

Chief, Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care Medicine

Designated Institution Official (DIO) of Graduate Medical Education (GME)

New York-Presbyterian Queens

Flushing, NY

Maya K. Rao, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Nephrology

Director, Chronic Kidney Program

Columbia University

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

Sara K. Rostanski, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

NYU School of Medicine

Medical Director, Stroke Program, Bellevue Hospital Center

Stroke Neurologist

Bellevue Hospital

New York, NY

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Faculty

Allen D. Andrade, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Olusegun Apoeso, MBBS

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Shahla Baharlou, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Anup S. Bharani, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mollie A. Biewald, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Gabriel Brandeis, MD, CMD

Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Senior Medical Director

The New Jewish Home

New York, NY

Eileen H. Callahan, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Patrick M. Chae, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Stephanie W. Chow, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

James F. Crismale, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, Liver Diseases

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Claire Davenport, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

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

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

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

Jeffrey Farber, MD, MBA, FACP

Associate Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

President & CEO

The New Jewish Home

New York, NY

Joyce F. Fogel, MD, FACP, AGSF

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Chief, Division of Geriatrics

Department of Medicine

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Beverly Forsyth, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Infectious Diseases

Department of Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Newsha Ghodsi, MD

Assistant Professor

Departments of Medicine, Cardiology, and Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

Vishal Gupta, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Radiology Oncology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Emily Hahn, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

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

Departments of Medicine, Hospital Medicine and Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Reena Karani, MD, MHPE, FACP, AGSF

Professor

Departments of Medical Education, Medicine and

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Senior Associate Dean

Undergraduate Medical Education and Curricular Affairs

Director, Institute for Medical Education

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

Kimberly G. Klipstein, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Psychiatry

Director, Consultation Psychiatry Service

Director, Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Jane Knowles, MPH, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

Department of Social Work Services

The Mount Sinai Hospital

Fred Ko, MD, MSCR

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Priya Krishnasamy, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Department of Psychiatry

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

Melinda Lantz, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Psychiatry

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Chief of Geriatric Psychiatry

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

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

Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD

Gerald and May Ellen Ritter Professor

Vice Chair for Education

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

Emily Lu, MD

Assistant Professor

Medicine, Nephrology

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

Bryan C. Markinson, DPM

Associate Professor, Orthopedics

Assistant Professor, Pathology

Chief, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Janeen Marshall, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Deborah Matza, RN, MPH, RYT

Yoga Therapist

Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medic

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

Lucia McBee, LCSW, MPH, CYI

Yoga Instructor

The Center for Health and Healing

Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Elizabeth T. McCormick, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology

Assistant Professor, Population Health Science and Policy

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Reza Mehrazin, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Urology

Division of Urologic Oncology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

R. Sean Morrison, MD

Associate Professor

Ellen and Howard C. Katz Professor and Chair

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Calin S. Moucha, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Orthopedics

Chief Adult Reconstruction & Joint Replacement Surgery

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Christie N. Mulholland, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Assistant Professor

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Michael P. Mullen, MD

Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Infectious Diseases

Director, Institute for Advanced Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Tara Naib, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, Cardiology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Brenda D. Panzera, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Department of Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD, MS

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Family Medicine and Community Health

Medical Education

Director, Medical Student Education

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Co-Director, Ambulatory Care - Geriatrics Clerkship

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

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

Veronica Rivera, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Family Medicine and Community Health, Medical Education

Associate Director, Martha Stewart Center for Living

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Vanessa M. Rodriguez, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Carl-Philippe Rousseau, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Nisha A. Rughwani, MD

Associate Professor

Director, Inpatient Medical Services

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mary Sano, PhD

Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Associate Dean of Clinical Research

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Director of Research & Development

James J. Peters VA Medical Center

Bronx, NY

Martine Sanon, MD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Director, Inpatient Geriatric Medicine Clinical Services

Geriatrics Liaison, Geriatric Emergency Department

Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Sharon See, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP

Clinical Professor and Assistant Chair

Department of Clinical Health Professions

St. John’s University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Assistant Professor and Clinical Pharamacist

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Mobile Acute Care for the Elderly Team (MACE)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Parag Sheth, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Director, Spinal Intervention

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Maria Skamagas, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Bone Disease

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Department of Medicine, Hematologyand Medical Oncology

Associate Program Director of Research, Internal Medicine Residency

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Ruth M. Spinner, MD, CMD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Assistant Clinical Professor

Department of Medicine, Hospital Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Senior Medical Director

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 Education

Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education

Vice Chair for Education, Department of Medicine

Mount Sinai Health System

Winona Tse, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Neurology

Mount Sinai Movement Disorders Center

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Benjamin C. Tweel, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Otolaryngology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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

Barrie Weinstein, MD, CCD

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Christopher D. Woodrell, MD

Assistant Professor

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Oakstone Publishing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 94 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn 94 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. 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, 2020
Date Credits Expire: November 30, 2023
Date of Original Release: December 31, 2018
Contact Hours: 94

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be 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
  • 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
  • Recognize coronavirus treatment and management for older adults

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 and other healthcare professionals who want to update their clinical knowledge in geriatric and palliative medicine.

Quick Facts

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

Course Directors: Emily Chai, MD
Professor
Vice Chair, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Services

Audrey K. Chun, MD
Professor
Vice Chair, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Services

Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
Professor
Director, Geriatrics Fellowship Program
Associate Director, Medical Education

Bethann Scarborough, MD
Associate Professor
Associate Director of Ambulatory Services

Credits: Earn a maximum of 94 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and ABIM MOC points

 

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