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Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

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Format

Board Review

Time to Complete

82.75 hours

Released

November 30, 2016

Expires

November 30, 2019

Maximum Credits

82.75 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Accredited Provider

This program is provided by Oakstone Publishing, LLC in conjunction with Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

Producer

This program is produced by Oakstone Publishing, LLC.

Program Description

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

Intended Audience

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.

Educational Objectives

After taking part in this educational activity, participants should 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

Topics and Speakers

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Faculty Affliations Disclosure

Oakstone Publishing, LLC has assessed conflict of interest with its faculty, authors, editors, and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest were resolved for fair balance and scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity. Oakstone Publishing’s planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relevant commercial interests.

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

Faculty

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
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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