Disseminating Complex Clinical Care Models Into Practice – The Hospital at Home
Einstein-Montefiore Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
Thursday, January 21, 2010
First Floor Lecture Hall, Forchheimer/Einstein
Cherkasky Auditorium, Moses/Montefiore
Bruce Leff, MD
Dr. Bruce Leff is Associate Professor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He holds a Joint Appointment in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Dr. Leff is the Director of the Center on Aging and Health (COAH) Program in Geriatric Health Services Research and Co-Director of the Elder House Call Program, in the Division of Geriatric Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
His principal areas of research relate to home care and the development, evaluation, and dissemination of novel models of care for older adults, notably the Hospital at Home model of care. His research interests extend to issues related to multimorbidity, guideline development, and case-mix issues and he is a member of the Johns Hopkins ACG Case-Mix system team.
Dr. Leff cares for patients in the acute, ambulatory, and home settings. He directs the Medicine Clerkship at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has received awards for his teaching and mentorship.
He is a member of the Board of Governors of the American College of Physicians and the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Home Care Physicians.
This grand rounds is hosted by the Division of Geriatrics.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 credit towards the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.