Dr. Young is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Section of Geriatrics and Assistant Dean. She received her MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and completed a primary care residency in Internal Medicine at Boston Medical Center (BMC), was selected to serve as Chief Medical Resident, and completed a clinician-educator fellowship in Geriatrics at BU. Young is course director for Integrated Problems and also has served as assistant director for the fourth-year geriatrics ambulatory clerkship. She is faculty advisor for the Geriatric Student Interest Group. In addition, Young is an core advisor and field-specific advisor for those students applying to residency in internal medicine. Clinically, she provides home-based primary care to frail elders in the community surrounding BMC.
- Assistant Dean, Student Affairs, Boston University School of Medicine
- Pritzker School of Medicine, MD
- Mount Holyoke College, BA
- Published on 9/1/2018
Levine SA, Chao SH, Caruso LB, Jackson AH, Russell ML, Young ME, Brett B. Chief Resident Immersion Training in the Care of Older Adults: A Successful National Replication of an Interspecialty Educational Intervention. Acad Med. 2018 Sep; 93(9):1341-1347. PMID: 29877915.
- Published on 7/18/2018
Young ME, Demers LB, Parker V, Day H, Chao S. Posthospital home visit as teaching tool for internal medicine residents. Gerontol Geriatr Educ. 2018 Jul 18; 1-8. PMID: 30020032.
- Published on 1/1/2013
Kleber KT, Young, ME, Zumwalt, AC. Interprofessional Collaboration Enables Integration of Basic Science Content into Clinical Education. Med Sci Educ 2013; 23 (3S). Interprofessional Collaboration Enables Integration of Basic Science Content into Clinical Education. Med Sci Educ. 2013; 23(3S):426-428.
- Published on 2/1/2006
Au R, Massaro JM, Wolf PA, Young ME, Beiser A, Seshadri S, D'Agostino RB, DeCarli C. Association of white matter hyperintensity volume with decreased cognitive functioning: the Framingham Heart Study. Arch Neurol. 2006 Feb; 63(2):246-50. PMID: 16476813.