Ilona M. Kopits MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Geriatrics

72 E. Concord Street | (617) 638-8383
Ilona Kopits



Expertise in communication with patients and trying to achieve work-life balance. I have also participated in research with the Alzheimer's Disease Center around genetic testing.


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MD, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, 2003

Epidemiology, MPH, Boston University School of Public Health, 1999

Biology, BS, Tufts University, 1997


Published on 12/14/2017

Givens JL, Sudore RL, Marshall GA, Dufour AB, Kopits I, Mitchell SL. Advance Care Planning in Community-Dwelling Patients With Dementia. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 04; 55(4):1105-1112. PMID: 29247754.

Published on 4/30/2012

McDonough CM, Tian F, Ni P, Kopits IM, Moed R, Pardasaney PK, Jette AM. Development of the computer-adaptive version of the Late-Life Function and Disability Instrument. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2012 Dec; 67(12):1427-38. PMID: 22546960.

Published on 7/12/2011

Kopits IM, Chen C, Roberts JS, Uhlmann W, Green RC. Willingness to pay for genetic testing for Alzheimer's disease: a measure of personal utility. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2011 Dec; 15(12):871-5. PMID: 21749214.

Published on 1/1/1998

Wilkinson AM, Harrold JK, Kopits I, Ayers E. New endeavors and innovative programs in end of life care. Hosp J. 1998; 13(1-2):165-80. PMID: 9644401.

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