Einstein-Montefiore Division of Geriatrics


The integrated Divisions of Geriatrics and Cognitive & Motor Aging cover a wide range of research and clinical studies of older adults. more info 

Patient Care

Outstanding primary and consultative care for older adults. more info 


Geriatrics fellowship, residency rotation, medical student education, clinical conferences, and faculty development. more info 


Division of Geriatrics faculty physician-researchers. see list 

Geriatrics News & Info

Dr. T.S. Dharmarajan Geriatrics Department of Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health System Bronx NY

Sliding-Scale vs. Basal-Bolus Insulin Therapies in Older Adults
A recent study by Dr. T.S. Dharmarajan and colleagues compared the effectiveness of sliding-scale insulin (SSI) therapy to basal-bolus insulin (B-BI) therapy to control blood glucose in older nursing home residents.

Dr. Joe Verghese Geriatrics Neurology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY Dr. Joe Verghese Lands $3.3M NIH Grant to Research the Impact of Cognitive Training on Mobility
The National Institutes of Health has awarded Dr. Joe Verghese and Dr. Roee Holtzer a $3.3 million grant from to explore cognitive training programs among the elderly as a strategy to improve their flexibility and agility.

Center for the Aging Brain Selected for Population Health Management Program
The NYU Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing has selected the Montefiore Einstein Center for the Aging Brain, as well as five Montefiore Medical Group patient-centered medical homes, for implementation of an innovative population health management program to improve primary care services for older adults in the Bronx.


more about the Division 

Division Chief

Joe Verghese, M.B., B.S.Joe Verghese, M.B., B.S. (bio)

Professor of Neurology
Murray D. Gross Memorial Faculty Scholar in Gerontology
Director, Division of Cognitive & Motor Aging


Contact Us

Division of Geriatrics
111 East 210 Street
Bronx, NY 10467

Fax: 718-655-9672

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