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Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Oakstone Board Review

Clinically based CME board review details the latest research and treatments in geriatric and palliative medicine.  Ideal for MOC.
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Stay Current in a Rapidly Changing Specialty

This CME program is a comprehensive review of key topics in geriatrics and palliative medicine, and includes interactive and case-based lectures on topics like geriatric syndromes, the latest advancements in the field and the newest treatment methodologies.  Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine will help you to:

  • Prepare for the ABIM geriatric and palliative medicine board exams
  • Identify and effectively manage the major geriatric syndromes
  • Assess and apply the latest medical interventions to improve patient quality of life
  • Understand the potentials and drawbacks of new treatments for older patients

Expand Your Skills

A comprehensive board review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in geriatric and palliative medicine provides a maximum of 82.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditsand 82.75 MOC points.  Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, it provides access to unbiased, clinically based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

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Quick Facts

Provider: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Oakstone

Course Directors:

Emily Chai, MD

Audrey K. Chun, MD

Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH

Bethann M. Scarborough, MD

Credits: Earn a maximum of 82.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and 82.75 MOC points

  • Geriatrics 2016 - Albert L. Siu, MD, MSPH
  • Pain Management - Emily Chai, MD
  • Prognostication of Chronic Disease - Bethann Scarborough, MD
  • Falls - Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD, MS
  • Pain Management (Advanced): PCA & Methadone Use - Erica Tuggey, MS, ANP-BC, ACHPN
  • Nutrition and Hydration in Serious Illness - Jane Morris, MS, RN, ACHPN & Cynthia X. Pan, MD, FACP, AGSF
  • Frailty - Fred Ko, MD, MSCR
  • Capacity Assessment - Kimberly G. Klipstein, MD
  • Approach to Decision Making for Patients Who Lack Capacity - Laura Gelfman, MD & Terry Altilio, LCSW, ACSW
  • Geriatric Nephrology & Renal Palliative Care - Holly Koncicki, MD, MS
  • Perioperative Management - Reena Karani, MD, MHPE, FACP, AGSF
  • Complementary Therapies for Patient and Self Care - JD Elder, MA, LMT & Deborah Matza, RN, MPH, RYT
  • Medical Marijuana: It's "High" Time We Review the Evidence - Bethann M. Scarborough, MD & Nathan E. Goldstein, MD
  • Surgical Emergencies - Celia M. Divino, MD, FACS
  • Hospice - Cynthia X. Pan, MD, FACP, AGSF
  • Family Meetings - Gabrielle Goldberg, MD & Laura Gelfman, MD
  • Diabetes - Emilia Pauline Liao, MD
  • Use of Adjuvants for Pain Management - Emily Chai, MD & Erica Tuggey, MS, ANP-BC, ACHPN
  • Anemia - Brenda Panzera, MD
  • Grief, Bereavement & Psychosocial Issues - Jane Knowles, MPH, LCSW & Bridget Tracy, MD
  • Geriatric Assessment Tools - Rainier P. Soriano, MD, MPH
  • Basic Opioids 101 - Lindsay A. Dow, MD, MS & Clement Choua, MD
  • Medical Decision Making - Hannah Lipman, MD, MS
  • Incorporating Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Principles into Value-Based Programs - Theresa A. Soriano, MD, MPH
  • Prevention - Nisha Rughwani, MD
  • Falls - Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
  • Principles in Geriatric Rehabilitation - David C. Thomas, MD, MHPE
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine - David C. Thomas, MD, MHPE
  • Physiological Changes in Aging - Nisha Rughwani, MD & Natalie Young, MD, MSEd
  • HIV/AIDS in Older Adults - Beverly Forsyth, MD
  • Geriatric Emergency Medicine - Ula Y. Hwang, MD, MPH & Martine Sanon, MD
  • Medication Management - Beatriz Korc-Grodzicki, MD, PhD
  • Management of Heart Failure - Radha Gopalan, MD
  • Palliative Care in Neurodegenerative Disease - Elizabeth Lindenberger, MD
  • Sleep Disorders - Steven H. Feinsilver, MD
  • Inpatient & Outpatient Billing & Documentation - Martine Sanon, MD & Jennifer Reckrey, MD
  • Diagnosis and Evaluation of Peripheral Vascular Disease - Peter L. Faries, MD, FACS
  • Symptom Management II: Hiccups, Pruritus, Xerostomia, Fatigue and Bowel Obstruction - Rachel Adams, MD & Linley Leone, ANP-BC, ACHPN
  • Hazards of Hospitalization - Eileen H. Callahan, MD & Tacara Soones, MD
  • CAD Management: Cardiac and Perioperative Risk Assessment - Prashant Vaishnava, MD
  • Constipation & Fecal Incontinence - Sita Chokhavatia, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FASGE & Brijen Shah, MD
  • Thyroid Disease - Maria Skamagas, MD
  • Urinary Incontinence - Eileen H. Callahan, MD & Christine Chang, MD
  • Older Drivers, Tough Conversations - Maria Torroella-Carney, MD, FACP
  • Palliative Care in Heart Failure - Warren Harris Lewin, MD
  • Palliative Care 2016 - R. Sean Morrison, MD
  • Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders - Winona Tse, MD
  • Advance Care Planning - Susan E. Cohen, MD
  • Management of Co-Morbidities in Older Adults - Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH
  • Stroke - Steven R. Levine, MD, FAHA, FAAN, FANA
  • Integrative Medicine - Lucia McBee, LCSW, MPH, CYI
  • Hypertension - Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC
  • Oral Care: A Forgotten Care of Older Adults - Miriam R. Robbins, DDS, MS, DABSCD
  • Hearing - Soha N. Ghossaini, MD, FACS
  • COPD & Asthma - Patrick M. Chae, MD
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Davendra Mehta, MD, PhD, FACC, FRCP, FHRS
  • Palliative Care in the ICU - Sindee Ruth Weiss-Domis, MD
  • Screening for Dementia - Veronica Rivera, MD
  • Symptom Management I: Constipation, SOB, Nausea and Anorexia - Olusegun Apoeso, MD
  • Low Back Pain - Parag Sheth, MD
  • Osteoporosis - Florida Olivieri, MD & Olga Petryna, MD
  • Balance & Vertigo - James Gurley, PT, DPT, NCS & Soha N. Ghossaini, MD, FACS
  • Addressing Total Pain: The Role of Interdisciplinary Teams - Rabbi Edith M. Meyerson, DMin, BCC & Sarah Yazdian, MA, LCAT, ATR-BC, CCLS
  • Home Care - Linda V. DeCherrie, MD & Elizabeth T. McCormick, MD
  • End-of-Life Symptoms - Stephen Berns, 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
  • Foot Diseases & Disorders - Bryan C. Markinson, DPM
  • Interventional Pain - Stelian Serban, MD
  • Dermatology - Caroline Halverstam, MD
  • Update in Dementia - Mary Sano, PhD
  • Wound Care - Oscar M. Alvarez, PhD, CCT, FAPWCA
  • Delirium - Audrey K. Chun, MD
  • Late Life Depression - Gary J. Kennedy, MD
  • Cardiovascular Disease - Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC
  • Chemotherapy Related Toxicity and Oncologic Complications - Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD
  • Hematological Malignancies - Adriana Kaczaraj Malone, MD
  • Managing Aortic Stenosis, Mitral Regerg & Antibiotic Prophylaxis - Mary Ann McLaughlin, MD, MPH, FACC
  • Palliative Radiation Therapy - Kavita Dharmarajan, MD, MSc
  • Depression - Gary J. Kennedy, MD
  • The 10 Minute Geriatric Assessment - Fredrick T. Sherman, MD, MSc & Shahla Baharlou, MD
  • Anxiety - Dennis Popeo, 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
  • Palliative Care Emergencies - Cardinale B. Smith, MD, MSCR
  • Culture & Palliative Care - Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
  • BPH & Prostate Cancer - Resa Mehrazin, MD
  • Palliative Care in the Nursing Home - Betty Lim, MD
  • Oncology: Breast, Lung & Colon Cancers - Felice LePar, MD, MPH
  • LGBT Aging - Noelle Marie C. Javier, MD & Gregory A. Hinrichsen, PhD, ABPP
  • Cirrhosis in the Elderly Palliative Care Population - Lawrence U. Liu, MD & Christopher Woodrell, MD
  • Feeding & Swallowing Disorders - Benjamin C. Tweel, MD
  • Anorexia, Cachexia & Weight Loss - Allen D. Andrade, MD, MBBS DM (Lon) MRCP (UK)
  • 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

Program Directors

Emily Chai, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Associate Director
  • Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Audrey K. Chun, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Vice Chair for Clinical Services
  • Director, Coffey Geriatrics at the Martha Stewart Center for Living
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine
  • 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 M. Scarborough, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Co-Director, Ambulatory Palliative Care
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Guest Faculty

Oscar M. Alvarez, PhD, CCT, FAPWCA

  • Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • New York Medical College
  • Valhalla, NY

Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Center on Aging and Health
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Baltimore, MD

Maria Torroella-Carney, MD, FACP

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
  • Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
  • New Hyde Park, NY

Sita Chokhavatia, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FASGE

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Associate Chief
  • Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • New Brunswick, NJ

Susan E. Cohen, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • NYU School of Medicine
  • Director, Palliative Care Program
  • Chief, Section of Palliative Care
  • Division of Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
  • New York, NY

Steven H. Feinsilver, MD

  • Director, Center for Sleep Medicine
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • New York, NY

Soha N. Ghossaini, MD, FACS

  • Otology-Neurotology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates of New York
  • Auburndale, NY

Gabrielle Goldberg, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Science Education
  • Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
  • Hempstead, 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

  • Assistant 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

Holly Koncicki, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Nephrology
  • Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
  • Manhasset, NY

Beatriz Korc-Grodzicki, MD, PhD

  • Adjunct Associate Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Chief, Geriatrics Service
  • Department of Medicine
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Professor, Clinical Medicine
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • New York, NY

 

Felice LePar, MD, MPH

  • Staff Physician
  • Abington Hematology Oncology Associates
  • Willow Grove, PA

Steven R. Levine, MD, FAHA, FAAN, FANA

  • Professor & Executive Vice Chair, Neurology
  • Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Chief of Neurology, University Hospital of Brooklyn
  • Associate Dean for Clinical Research & Faculty Development
  • State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center
  • Brooklyn, NY

Emilia Pauline Liao, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology
  • Northwell Health Physician Partners
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • New York, NY

Betty Lim, MD

  • Director, Palliative Care
  • Geriatric Services
  • Summit Medical Group
  • Berkeley Heights, NJ

Hannah I. Lipman, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Divisions of Geriatrics and Cardiology
  • Associate Director, Montefiore-Einstein Center for Bioethics
  • Chief, Bioethics Consultation Service
  • Director, Bioethics Education
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
  • Bronx, NY

Jane Morris, RN, MS, ACHPN

  • 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
  • Program Director, Geriatrics Fellowship
  • New York Hospital Queens
  • Flushing, NY

Olga Petryna, MD

  • Attending
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Rheumatology
  • ACWS-NYU Langone
  • Instructor in Medicine
  • NYU School of Medicine
  • New York, NY

Dennis M. Popeo, MD

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry
  • NYU School of Medicine
  • Unit Chief, Geriatric/Medical Psychiatric Unit
  • Director, ECT Service
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
  • New York, NY

Miriam R. Robbins, DDS, MS, DABSCD

  • Associate Chair
  • Department of Oral and Maxillofacial
  • Pathology, Radiology and Medicine
  • NYU College of Dentistry
  • New York, NY

Sindee Ruth Weiss-Domis, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • Hospice/Palliative Medicine
  • Program Director
  • Palliative Medicine Fellowship
  • Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
  • Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
  • New Hyde Park, NY

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Faculty

Rachel Adams, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Director of Consult Services
  • Assistant Professor of Palliative Medicine
  • The Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • The Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Terry Altilio, LCSW, ACSW

  • Social Work Coordinator
  • Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Allen D. Andrade, MD, MBBS DM (Lon) MRCP (UK)

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Olusegun Apoeso, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Shahla Baharlou, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Stephen Berns, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Program Director, Hospice and Palliative
  • Medicine Fellowship Program
  • Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Director of Education for Palliative Medicine
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Site Director, Palliative Care Fellowship
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Eileen H. Callahan, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Stefanie Casillas, MS, RDN, CNSC, CDN

  • Nutrition Coordinator
  • Clinical Dietitian
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Patrick M. Chae, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Emily Chai, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Associate Director
  • Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Christine Chang, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Firm Chief
  • Quality Improvement Director
  • Coffey Geriatrics at the Martha Stewart Center for Living
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Clement Choua, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Audrey K. Chun, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Vice Chair for Clinical Services
  • Director, Coffey Geriatrics at the Martha Stewart Center for Living
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Linda V. DeCherrie, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Program Director, Primary Care Residency Program
  • Director, Mount Sinai Visiting Doctors and
  • Chelsea-Village House Call Programs
  • Department of Medicine and
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Kavita V. Dharmarajan, MD, MSc

  • Assistant 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

Lindsay A. Dow, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • 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

Peter L. Faries, MD, FACS

  • The Franz W. Sichel Professor of Surgery
  • Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
  • Professor of Radiology
  • 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

Beverly Forsyth, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Department of Medical Education
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Laura Gelfman, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • 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

Radha Gopalan, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Vishal Gupta, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Radiology Oncology
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Gregory A. Hinrichsen, PhD, ABPP

  • Associate Clinical Professor
  • Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Ula Y. Hwang, MD, MPH

  • Associate 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

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • 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
  • 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

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Melinda Lantz, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Psychiatry
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Chief of Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

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

Linley Leone, ANP-BC, ACHPN

  • Clinical Coordinator
  • The Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Warren Harris Lewin, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Elizabeth Lindenberger, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
  • Education Director, Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)
  • James J. Peters VA Medical Center
  • Bronx, NY

Lawrence U. Liu, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Liver Diseases
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

 

Adriana Kaczaraj Malone, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Tisch Cancer Institute
  • Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Program Director
  • Hematology/Oncology & Bone Marrow Transplant Fellowships
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Bryan C. Markinson, DPM

  • Assistant Professor
  • Chief, Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  • 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 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 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
  • Medical Director, Cardiac Health Program
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Davendra Mehta, MD, PhD, FACC, FRCP, FHRS

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Director, Electrophysiology Section
  • Mount Sinai St. Luke’s

Rabbi Edith M. Meyerson, DMin, BCC

  • 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

  • Hermann Merkin Professor of Palliative Care
  • Professor of Geriatrics and Medicine
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Co-Director, Patty and Jay Baker National Palliative Care Center
  • Director, National Palliative Care Research Center
  • Director, Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • 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

Florida Olivieri, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • 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

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Family Medicine and Community Health
  • Associate Director, Geriatrics Fellowship Program
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Jennifer M. Reckrey, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine and
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Veronica Rivera, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Medical Education and Family Medicine and Community Health
  • Associate Director, Martha Stewart Center for Living
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Nisha Rughwani, MD

  • Assistant 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

  • Assistant 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

Bethann M. Scarborough, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Co-Director, Ambulatory Palliative Care
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Stelian Serban, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Anesthesiology
  • Division of Pain Management
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Brijen Shah, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Gastroenterology
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Fredrick T. Sherman, MD, MSc

  • Clinical Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Parag Sheth, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Director, Spinal Intervention
  • Department of Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Albert L. Siu, MD, MSPH

  • Ellen and Howard C. Katz Professor and Chair
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Director, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)
  • James J. Peters VA Medical Center
  • Bronx, NY

Maria Skamagas, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Bone Disease
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Associate Program Director of Research, Internal Medicine Residency
  • Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology and
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Tacara Soones, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Rainier P. Soriano, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor
  • Director, Medical Student Education
  • Co-Director, Curriculum and Director of Educational Technology
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Theresa A. Soriano, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Senior Vice President for Care Transitions and Population Health
  • Mount Sinai St. Luke’s

David C. Thomas, MD, MHPE

  • Professor
  • Departments of Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Vice Chair for Education
  • Samuel Bronfman Department of Medicine
  • Associate Dean for CME
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Mount Sinai Health System

Bridget Tracy, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Winona Tse, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Mount Sinai Movement Disorders Center
  • Department of Neurology
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Erica Tuggey, MS, ANP-BC, ACHPN

  • Specialty Coordinator, Nurse Practitioner
  • Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Benjamin C. Tweel, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Otolaryngology
  • School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Prashant Vaishnava, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
  • Director of Quality Assurance
  • Mount Sinai Heart
  • The Lauder Family Cardiovascular Ambulatory Center
  • 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 Wang, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Christopher Woodrell, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Sarah Yazdian, MA, LCAT, ATR-BC, CCLS

  • Senior Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Coordinator
  • Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department and
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Natalie Young, MD, MSEd

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • James J. Peters VA Medical Center

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Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 82.75 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 up to 82.75 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.

Date of Original Release: November 30, 2016
Date Credits Expire: November 30, 2019
Estimated Time to Complete: 82.75 hours

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants caring for older adults 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.
  • 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 and other healthcare professionals who want to update their clinical knowledge in geriatric and palliative medicine.

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