Division of Geriatrics

Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Director: Gisele Wolf-Klein, MD  gwolf@nshs.edu 

Assistant: milagan@nshs.edu 

Long Island Jewish Medical Center is an affiliated site of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, providing clinical geriatrics education and training for medical students and residents, as well as clinical research and services for older adults.

 

Spotlight

Study on Genetics of Frailty Aims to Keep Seniors Sprightly
Drs. Joe Verghese and Nir Barzilai have teamed up with Drs. Gil Atzmon and Roee Holtzer to identify interventions to keep us strong and agile into old age.

 

Longevity
Dr. Joe Verghese's research was featured in a National Geographic cover story on the potential genetic roots of longevity.


Bogaisky's Readmission Study Receives AAMC Honorable Mention
Research conducted by Dr. Michael Bogaisky initiated a unique collaboration to identify and resolve the issues leading to high hospital readmission among the skilled nursing facility patient population.

 

Contact Us

Division of Geriatrics
111 East 210 Street
Bronx, NY 10467

718-920-6722
Fax: 718-655-9672

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