Susan M. Friedman, M.D., M.P.H.

Susan M. Friedman, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Highland Hospital
1000 South Avenue
Box 58
Rochester, NY 14620

Office: (585) 341-6648
Fax: (585) 341-8305

Professional Bio

Dr. Friedman received her BSM, MD, and MPH degrees from Northwestern University in Chicago. She completed her residency in General Internal Medicine at Hopkins Bayview in Baltimore, before doing a 3-year Geriatrics fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. After 5 years on faculty at Johns Hopkins, based at Hopkins Bayview, she moved to the University of Rochester in 2000. Her research interests are in health services and outcomes research, and include models of long-term care, falls and fractures in older adults, and issues related to comorbidity.

Awards & Honors (Local)

NIH K23 Career Development Award 2000 - 2007
Pfizer / American Geriatrics Society Postdoctoral Fellowship 1996 - 1998

Recent Journal Articles

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2013
Friedman, SM; Clark, N; Nicholas, J; Bukata, SV. "Case Discussion: Hip Fracture in a Patient on Hospice with Dementia and Anemia." Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. 2013; 4(1): 26-32.
2013
Friedman, SM; Gillespie, SM; Medina-Walpole, AM; Caprio, TV; Karuza, J; McCann, RM. ""Geriatricizing" Hospitalists: Identifying Educational Opportunities." Gerontology and Geriatrics Education. 2013; : 1-12.
2013
Chang, W;Friedman, SM. ""Hip fracture management."". Hospital Medicine Clinics. 2013; 2(3): e399-e421.
2012
Gleason, L.J.; Menzies, I.B.; Mendelson, D.A.; Kates, S.L.; Friedman, S.M. "Diagnosis and Treatment of Osteoporosis in High Risk Patients Prior to Hip Fracture." Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. 2012; 3: 79-83.
2012
Menzies, I.B.; Kates, S.L.; Mendelson, D.A.; Friedman, S.M. "The impact of comorbidity on peri-operative outcomes of hip fractures in a Geriatric Fracture model." Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. 2012; .

Specialties

Geriatric Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MPH | Public Health | Northwestern Univ-Chicago Cmp1992
MD | Medicine | Northwestern Univ Medical Sch1988
BS | Pre-Medical | Northwestern University1985

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Geriatrics at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center07/01/1992 - 06/30/1995
Residency in Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview (Formerly Baltimore City and Francis Scott Key Med Ctr.)07/01/1989 - 06/30/1991
Internship in Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview (Formerly Baltimore City and Francis Scott Key Med Ctr.)07/01/1988 - 6/30/1989