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

Prepare a Senior for a Caregiver at Home
Geriatric social worker Debra Greenberg, MSW, PhD discusses the relationship between families of patients and home health aides.


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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