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

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Oakstone Board Review

Prep for your board exams while gaining expert insight into the latest evidence-based treatment and management of your geriatric and palliative patients. Includes COVID-19 updates. Ideal for MOC. Pre-order today! (Scheduled Release Date: November 30, 2020.)

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Explore the Latest Best Practices

From the #1 Best Geriatrics Hospital in the nation as voted by the 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

Expand Your Skills

Available online, Intensive Update with Board Review Including COVID-19 in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine provides a maximum of 94 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 94 ABIM MOC points. Access unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can prep for exams, 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 Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

Program 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 up to 94 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and ABIM MOC points

  • Geriatrics and Palliative Care, and the Future of Healthcare - R. Sean Morrison, MD
  • 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 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 Scarborough, MD
  • Family Meetings - Gabrielle Goldberg, MD
  • Incorporating Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine Principles into Value-Based Programs - Jeffrey Farber, MD
  • 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
  • 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, 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
  • 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

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 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

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, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 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 program, 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.