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Board Member in the News: Richard Besdine on when to see a geriatrician in Forbes

Nov 1
2019

Board Member in the News: Richard Besdine on when to see a geriatrician in Forbes View MoreBACK

On October 25, 2019, Forbes featured the insights of AFAR expert Richard Besdine, MD, on when it is appropriate to seek out a geriatrician, and how clinicians can aid their patients in the process.

Dr. Besdine is AFAR’s Medical Officer. He is also a Professor of Medicine, Director of the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Chief of Geriatrics for Lifespan, and first Greer Professor of Geriatric Medicine at Alpert Medical School of Brown University, as well as a Professor of Health Services Policy and Practice, and Director of the Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research at the Brown School of Public Health.

Read the article, “When Are You Old Enough To See A Geriatrician?” here.





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