Content Contributors and Reviewers

The Health in Aging Foundation would like to thank all of our reviewers and contributors, who help us ensure that the content on this website remains accurate and up-to-date. 

Board of Directors

Jan Busby-Whitehead, MD, AGSF
Chair
Professor and Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Director, Center for Aging and Health
Mary and Thomas Hudson Distinguished Professor of Medicine University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Jerry C. Johnson, MD, AGSF
Vice Chair
Professor of Medicine
Geriatric Medicine Division
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Joseph G. Ouslander, MD, AGSF
Treasurer
Professor of Integrated Medical Science
Senior Advisor to the Dean
Charles E. Schmidt College of Biomedical Science
Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL

Sharon Brangman, MD, AGSF
Distinguished Svc Prof & Chair (Med) of Geriatrics
Department Chief of Geriatrics
Division Chief of Center of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease (CEAD)
Division Chief of University Geriatricians
SUNY Upstate University Hospital

F. Michael Gloth III, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD
Clinical Professor
Division of Geriatric Medicine & Gerontology Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

James Pacala, MD, MS
Professor and Head, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Lynn Hill Spragens, MBA
Partner
Spragens & Gualtieri-Reed
Durham, NC

Michael Wasserman, MD
Speaker and Consultant
Irvine, CA

 

 

Public Education Committee

Mary H. Palmer, PhD, RNC, FAAN
Chair
Helen W. & Thomas L. Umphlet Distinguished Professor in Aging
Gerontology, Research, Women’s Health
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Chapel Hill, NC

Alicia Arbaje, MD, MPH
Vice Chair
Director of Transitional Care Research
Associate Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Louise Aronson, MD, MFA
Professor of Geriatrics
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Shelley Bhattacharya, DO, MPH
Associate Professor
Division of Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care, Department of Family Medicine
Landon Center on Aging
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Lisa B Caruso, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA

Maryjo Cleveland, MD
Associate Professor of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC

Lauren Gleason, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL

Kerry Hildreth, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine – Geriatrics
School of Medicine, University of Colorado
Aurora, CO

Jeannie K Lee, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FASHP
Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice & Science, College of Pharmacy
Clinical Associate Professor, Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine & Palliative Medicine, College of Medicine
Research Associate and Faculty, Arizona Center on Aging
The University of Arizona Health Sciences
College of Pharmacy
Phoenix, AZ

Kobi Nathan, PharmD
Certified Geriatric Pharmacist
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
St. John Fisher College
Rochester, NY

Quratulain Syed, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Emory University Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics
Atlanta, GA

Kamal Wagle, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

 

 

External Reviewers

Loni Belyea, MD, MBA
Clinical Fellow
Yale School of Medicine

Carl J. "Christian" Bergman, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Richmond, VA

Mohan Dutt, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology, Department of Sleep Medicine
Michigan Medicine University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Chisom Ikeji, MD
Clinical Fellow
Yale School of Medicine

Chad Kawakami, PharmD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
The Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy
University of Hawai'i at Hilo
Hilo, HI

Paroma Mitra, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
NYU Grossman School of Medicine
New York, NY

Derya Ozkok, MD
Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack, NJ

Rebecca Spear, DO
Clinical Fellow 
Yale School of Medicine