Geriatrics News

Catherine Foscaldo Promoted to Operations Supervisor

We are proud to announce that Catherine Foscaldo has been promoted to Operations Supervisor and will now cover the Geriatrics Home Care, Nursing Home, Clinic, and Infectious Diseases (ID) Clinic. She will be supporting ID and Geriatrics sections in our day to day operations by leading staff and identifying opportunities to... More

Halloween 2020

    During these stressful times, our BU Geriatrics kids and pets found ways to safely celebrate Halloween this year.

New Faculty: Nicole Mushero, MD, PhD

We are excited to announce that Nicole Mushero, MD, PhD, has accepted an offer to join the section of Geriatrics at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC). Dr. Mushero started August 1st and will be joining our nursing home and clinic group. Dr. Mushero received their medical... More

2020 BMC Service Awards

    CONGRATULATIONS to our Geriatrics team members that received service awards this year! Pictured from left to right are: Kimberly Wade, who has given 5 years of service at Boston Medical Center (BMC) as our Ambulatory Service Representative. Angela Caiazzo has provided 10 years of service at BMC as a Medical... More

Fellowship Graduation-June 2020

We want to congratulate our fellows that completed the program in June! There were many changes due to COVID-19 and everyone adjusted and excelled during these hard times. We wish them all the best! Where are they now? Chris Choi, MD: Chris didn't move too far and is practicing at UMass Memorial Health... More

2019 FriendshipWorks Gala

Geriatrics faculty and staff were proud to support the FrienshipWorks 35th Anniversary Gala at the Boston Park Plaza, November 21, 2019. FriendshipWorks is a local organization that works to "reduce social isolation, enhance quality of life, and preserve the dignity of older adults in Greater Boston" by recruiting volunteers of... More

2019 Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

November is Alzheimer's Awareness Month! Our faculty, fellows and staff wore purple to support and raise awareness for our patient's living with Alzheimer's disease. To learn more about Alzheimer's care and research at BMC and BUSM, please the Alzheimer's Disease Center at BMC and  The Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center.  

2019 American Geriatrics Society National Meeting

The Geriatrics Section had an amazing showing at the 2019 American Geriatrics Society National Meeting on Thursday, May 2 – Saturday, May 4 in Portland, Oregon! Faculty and Fellows presented research work and workshops while learning new skills and network with Geriatricians throughout the country.  We are proud to have such a passionate... More

Geriatrics Tea Party

Our geriatrics patients really know how to have a good time! The Geriatrics Section hosted their 2nd Patient Tea Party for on November 1st in the Geriatrics clinic on Shapiro 9. About 20-25 patients, many of them 95-100 years old, and family members mingled with Geriatric physicians, nurses, and support staff. We... More

Honoring Dr. George Rosenthal’s 50 Years of Service

The Geriatrics Section recently recognized George Rosenthal, M.D. with a surprise luncheon for his 50 years of service to the Boston University Medical Center. Dr. Rosenthal has spent his entire career at BMC and BUSM teaching and providing care to patients. Since his retirement in 2012, he has continued to teach... More