Bernard L. Sussman, M.D.

Bernard L. Sussman, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 687
Rochester, NY 14642


The biographical information for Bernard L. Sussman, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Clinical Faculty Teaching Award | Primary Care Internal Med, Univ of Roch 1991
Lawrence A. Kohn Teaching Fellowship Award | University of Rochester 1991 - 1995
Frederick Anderson Teaching Award | The Genesee Hospital 1986
Lawrence E. Young Bood Award, Recognized for Excellence | University of Rochester, Associated Hosp. Prog. in Internal Med 1980

Recent Journal Articles

Slifkin RF, Charytan C. "Ethical issues related to the provision or denial of renal services to non-citizens." Seminars in dialysis. 1997 10(3):173-5.
1994 Jul 15
Quill TE, Barold SS, Sussman BL. "Discontinuing an implantable cardioverter defibrillator as a life-sustaining treatment." The American journal of cardiology. 1994 Jul 15; 74(2):205-7.

Current Appointments

Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine, Palliative Care (SMD) - Primary
Professor of Clinical Medical Humanities and Bioethics - Department of Medical Humanities and Bioethics (SMD)


Hospice and Palliative Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | Univ at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences1977
BA | Physiology | Sarah Lawrence College1970

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1978 - 06/30/1981
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1977 - 06/30/1978