Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Oakstone Board Review

This clinically based CME board review provides broad coverage of fundamental topics, current trends, and treatments in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine.

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Discover the Latest Trends

This Geriatric and Palliative Medicine CME program brings you the latest 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, etc. It will help you to better:

  • Recognize and effectively manage the major geriatric syndromes
  • 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
  • Prepare for the ABIM geriatric and palliative medicine board exams

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine provides a maximum of 80 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Program Directors:
Emily Chai, MD
Audrey K. Chun, MD
Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
Bethann Scarborough, MD

Credits: Earn a maximum of 80 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

  • Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine 2018 - Rosanne M. Leipzig, MD, PhD
  • Update in Dementia - Mary Sano, PhD
  • Prognostication of Chronic Disease - Bethann 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 - 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
  • Hospice - Bethann Scarborough, 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 - Jane Knowles, MPH, LCSW & Christie Mulholland, MD
  • Pain Management (Advanced): PCA & Methadone Use - Bethann Scarborough, MD
  • Family Meetings - Gabrielle Goldberg, MD
  • Incorporating Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Principles into Value-Based Programs - Jeffrey Farber, MD
  • Medical Decision Making - Hannah Lipman, MD, MS
  • Stroke - Sara K. Rostanski, MD
  • Falls - 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
  • Management of Heart Failure - 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
  • Pain Management - Emily Chai, MD
  • Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders - Winona Tse, MD
  • Advance Care Planning - Susan E. Cohen, 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, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN
  • Physiological Changes in Aging - Nisha Rughwani, MD
  • Pediatric Palliative Care - Emily Hahn, MD
  • COPD & Asthma - Patrick M. Chae, MD
  • Atrial Fibrillation - Emad Aziz, DO
  • Basic Opioids 101 - Mollie Biewald, MD
  • Medication Management - Sharon See, 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
  • 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 & Emily Chai, MD
  • Frailty - Fred Ko, MD, MS
  • 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
  • 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
  • MACT Hospital at Home - Claire Davenport, MD, MS & Janeen Marshall, 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 Regerg & 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 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
  • An Overview of Cirrhosis for Geriatrics and Palliative Care Medical Providers - James 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

Program Directors

Emily Chai, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Vice Chair, Inpatient Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Services
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine
  • 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
  • Associate Director, Ambulatory Services
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Guest Faculty

Oscar M. Alvarez, PhD, CCT, FAPWCA

  • Program Director
  • Director, Clinical Research
  • Vascular and Wound Care Center
  • University Hospital
  • Rutgers University Medical School
  • Newark, NJ

Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH

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

Sujana S. Chandrasekhar, MD, FACS

  • Otology/Neurotology
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
  • 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

  • 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

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

Felice LePar, MD, MPH

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

Emilia Pauline Liao, MD

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

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

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

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

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Faculty

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

Mollie 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 & Palliative Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Senior Medical Director
  • The New Jewish Home

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 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

Claire Davenport, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & 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

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

  • 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

  • Assistant 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

  • Assistant 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
  • 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

Priya Krishnasamy, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Departments of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine and Psychiatry
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Anuradha Lala-Trindade, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • 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

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

Christie Mulholland, MD

  • Attending Physician
  • Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
  • Assistant Professor
  • 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
  • Assistant Professor, Population Health Science and Policy
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Reza Mehrazin, MD

  • Assistant 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

Michael P. Mullen, MD

  • Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Director, Institute for Advanced 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

Vanessa Rodriguez, MD

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

Sharon See, BS, PharmD

  • Associate Clinical Professor
  • Department of Clinical Health Professions
  • St. John’s University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
  • Assistant Professor
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel Residency in Urban Family Medicine
  • Family Medicine & Community Health
  • Icahn 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

Parag Sheth, MD

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

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

  • Associate 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

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

Winona Tse, MD

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

Benjamin C. Tweel, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Otolaryngology
  • 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

Barrie Weinstein, MD, CCD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Medicine
  • Divisions of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease
  • 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

Accreditation

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

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Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 80 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 80 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 15, 2018
Date Credits Expire: November 15, 2021
Estimated Time to Complete: 80 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.