Einstein-Montefiore Division of Geriatrics

Research

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 



Education

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



Faculty

Division of Geriatrics faculty physician-researchers. see list 

Geriatrics News & Info

Einstein medical students receive aging scholarships for geriatrics research, Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Geriatrics Mentees Receive Aging Research Scholarships
Under the direction of Dr. Amy Ehrlich and mentored by Drs. Joe Verghese and Helena Blumen, three first-year Einstein students were recipients of nationally competitive 2014 Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) program scholarships.


Dr. Helena Blumen, cognitive neuroscientist and aging expert at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NYCould Collaborative Recall Improve Age-Related Memory Decline?
Research by Dr. Helena Blumen has found that collaborative recall improved individual recall after short and long delays in both younger and older adults, and that repeated collaboration benefited these adults more than repeatedly working alone up to a week later.


Dr. Laurie Jacobs, Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NYDr. Laurie Jacobs Honored by UJA
UJA-Federation of New York's Montefiore/Einstein Division honored Dr. Laurie Jacobs, professor and vice chair of medicine at Einstein and Montefiore, for her scientific achievement and passionate commitment to improving the lives of the elderly.


Dr. Joe Verghese, Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NYLongevity
Dr. Joe Verghese's research was featured in a National Geographic cover story on the potential genetic roots of longevity.

 

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
 

 

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Division of Geriatrics
111 East 210 Street
Bronx, NY 10467

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

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