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Professor, Clinical Medicine (Geriatrics), Einstein
Director, Jack and Pearl Resnick Gerontology Center, Einstein
Vice Chair, Clinical and Educational Programs, Montefiore Medical Center
Geriatrics/GerontologyAnticoagulantsElder care/Elder abuse
Clinical care of older adultsEnd-of-life care
Dr. Jacobs is a practicing geriatrician, a physician who specializes in the care of older adults. She is also a nationally recognized educator of medical students, residents and practicing physicians in geriatric medicine, focusing on issues common or unique to the elderly such as falls, medication issues, incontinence, dementia, elder abuse, and end-of-life care. Dr. Jacobs’ research focuses on evaluating risks and benefits of anticoagulants for prevention of stroke and deep venous thrombosis in the elderly. read more...