Andrea Wershof Schwartz, MD, MPH

Adjunct Instructor, Medicine

Andrea Wershof Schwartz
V.A. Medical Center – Boston , Geriatrics & Palliative Care/GRECC – 12D , 150 South Huntington Ave

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, MD
  • The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, MPH
  • Jewish Theological Seminary of America, MA
  • Columbia University, BA


  • Published on 3/1/2017

    Schwartz AW. What Van Halen Can Teach Us About the Care of Older Patients. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Mar 01; 177(3):309-310. PMID: 28097312.

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  • Published on 8/1/2014

    Wershof Schwartz A. "The best of doctors go to hell": how an ancient talmudic aphorism can inform the study and practice of medicine. Virtual Mentor. 2014 Aug 01; 16(8):656-8. PMID: 25140691.

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  • Published on 12/1/2013

    Runyan A, Ellington K, Wershof Schwartz A. A compelling practice: empowering future leaders in the medical humanities. J Med Humanit. 2013 Dec; 34(4):493-5. PMID: 23982812.

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  • Published on 2/8/2013

    Wershof Schwartz A, Clarfield AM, Doucette JT, Valinsky L, Karpati T, Landrigan PJ, Sternberg SA. Disparities in pneumococcal and influenza immunization among older adults in Israel: a cross-sectional analysis of socio-demographic barriers to vaccination. Prev Med. 2013 May; 56(5):337-40. PMID: 23402962.

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  • Published on 9/21/2011

    Sternberg SA, Wershof Schwartz A, Karunananthan S, Bergman H, Mark Clarfield A. The identification of frailty: a systematic literature review. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Nov; 59(11):2129-38. PMID: 22091630.

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  • Published on 8/1/2009

    Wershof Schwartz A, Abramson JS, Wojnowich I, Accordino R, Ronan EJ, Rifkin MR. Evaluating the impact of the humanities in medical education. Mt Sinai J Med. 2009 Aug; 76(4):372-80. PMID: 19642151.

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