Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD

May 31, 2019

Course Board: Aquifer Geriatrics

Role: Assessment Lead, Case Author

Cases Authored: Geriatrics 22: 74-year-old man and hazards of hospitalization: geriatric patient safety in the acute care setting


Institution: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Institutional Role: Clerkship Director, Associate Professor

Bio: Dr. Ravi Ramaswamy received his medical degree from B.J. Medical College, India. He completed his Family Medicine residency at Underwood-Memorial Hospital, NJ, and his fellowship training in Geriatrics at Mount Sinai, NY. He serves as the co-director of the Ambulatory Care-Geriatrics clerkship for 3rd-year medical students at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. His academic interests include evidence-based medicine, competency-based medical education and falls prevention in older adults.

Category: Educators Consortium, Geriatrics, Case Author, Assessment Lead