James Campbell, MD, MS, and Suzanne Fields, MD, joined the Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs' (ADGAP) Board of Directors.
Suzanne Fields, MD is Chief of the Division of Geriatrics and General Internal Medicine and Professor of Clinical Medicine at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Dr. Fields also serves as medical director of a large teaching nursing home affiliated with Stony Brook and as the director of the Long Island Geriatric Education Center Consortium.
She has been a geriatric medicine fellowship director for more than 15 years and has contributed to the AGS' Fellowship Training Subcommittee (2004-2006) and Subcommittee on ACGME Requirements for Geriatric Medicine Fellowships (2007-2010).
She is a past member of the AGS Education Committee (2002-2005) and new member of the Health Systems Innovation-Economics and Technology Committee.
Since 2005, she
has served as a Mentor to trainees and fellows at AGS' annual meeting.
was named an ADGAP/Hartford Senior Leadership Scholar in the first cohort of funding in 2007.
She has also been a reviewer and Associate Editor of Abstracts for JAGS (2000-present).
research interests include the role of electronic records in improving transitional care and she
has coordinated symposia and workshops for national meetings on the topic, including an AGS symposium on Electronic Medical Records (EMR) in Geriatric Care in 2007.