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

Appointment: (585) 341-6648

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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

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Highland Hospital (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD)

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