Achieving Optimal Aging: Presented in Collaboration with the NYC Dept. for Aging
Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Presenter: Joyce Fogel, MD, FACP, AGSF
Dr. Fogel is an Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Dr. Fogel will discuss how to stay chronologically gifted and enjoy healthy aging. Screening and prevention guidelines will be discussed including cancer screenings and recommended immunizations. We will touch on telehealth options to make sure health care is accessible in uncertain times. The goal is to empower adults to take charge of their health and wellness.
Dr Fogel is Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai a fellow of the American College of Physician and Fellow of the American Geriatrics Society. She maintains a clinic practice at Mount Sinai Downtown Union square. Dr Fogel is involved in teaching medical students, residents and fellows educating our next generation of doctors in caring for older adults. Community education is another one of her interests especially around healthy aging as well as cognitive impairment.