April 15, 2014

Dr. Jose Luchsinger

Riverstone Community Health Award

luchsingerDr. Luchsinger is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at Columbia University Medical Center and the Director of the Northern Manhattan Center of Excellence in Minority Health and Health Disparities at Columbia University Medical Center.  He is an internist and epidemiologist whose research has focused on the role of chronic diseases on aging related outcomes in diverse populations. His work has been published in distinguished publications including: American Journal of Cardiology, Journal of the American Geriatric Society, and American Journal of Medicine.  Dr. Luchsinger has been a member of the Columbia University Medical Center faculty since 1999. This year, Dr. Luchsinger has launched a partnership with Riverstone Senior Life Services on a grant to study the effectiveness of support services for Latino/a caregivers. Riverstone is proud to be working with such a distinguished and dedicated health care professional.