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Carl Cohen, MD

Carl Cohen, MD

SUNY Distinguished Service Professor
Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program
Co-Director, The Brooklyn Initiative to Develop Geriatrics Education

Carl I. Cohen, M.D.  is SUNY Distinguished Service Professor & Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Co-Director of the Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease, and Co-Director of Brooklyn Initiative to Develop Geriatrics Education at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He is also the founding director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program.

He is a graduate of  SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and completed his residency at NYU /Bellevue medical centers. He has authored over 200 articles, 4 books, and a training manual on topics in mental illness, aging, and social and cultural psychiatry. He has been the recipient of over 60 research, training, and service grants. He has received numerous awards and honors including Educator of the Year (American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry), Psychiatrist of the Year (American Association of Community Psychiatry), the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award (NAMI), “Best Doctors In America,” “Best Doctors in New York,” “Who’s Who in the World,” and “Who’s Who in America.” He was a recipient of a “Geriatric Mental Health Academic Award” from the National Institute of Mental Health.

Education

  • C.U.N.Y., Brooklyn College, B.A. (Chemistry), 1967
  • S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo, M.D., 1971
  • New York University, M.A. (Sociology/Education), 1974

Training

  • Fellowship in Social & Community Psychiatry, N.Y.U./Bellev Medical Center, 1974 - 1975.
  • Resident in Psychiatry, N.Y.U./Bellevue Medical Center, 1972 – 1974
  • Medicine/Psychiatry Internship - Medical College of Pennsylvania, Institute of the Pennsylvania
  • Hospital; Eastern Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute, Philadelphia, Pa., 1971 - 1972.
Licensure & Certification
  • Diplomate American Board of Psychiatry ; Added Qualifications in Geriatric Psychiatry,  1991; recertification, 2000; 2009; 2019
  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry.
  • License: New York State (July 1, 1972)
Professional Experience
  • SUNY Distinguished Service Professor,  2009-
  • Professor of Psychiatry, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 1987  - .
  • Director, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, SUNY  Health  Science Center at Brooklyn, 1983 - 
  • Director, Brooklyn Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center/Center of Excellence for AD at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 1988--.
  • Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program, SUNY  Health  Science Center at Brooklyn   1984-  2018.
  • Attending in Psychiatry, University Hospital of Brooklyn, 1982 - .
  • Director, Downstate Mental Hygiene Associates (Department Outpatient Division), 1983- 2005.
  • Attending in Psychiatry, Bellevue Hospital, 1975 - 1982
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, 1977 - 1981.
  • Co-director, Community Psychiatry Unit, N.Y.U./Bellevue, 1975 -1981.
Honors
  • 1st prize, trainee research paper, N.Y. District Branch , APA., 1974;
  • Geriatric Mental Health Academic Award: NIMH, 1984-1987;
  • "Psychiatrist of the Year" American Association of Community Psychiatrists/McNeil Pharmaceutical Award 1991;
  • “The Best Doctors in New York” New York Magazine, 1996-1998,2001;2006-13;2015-16
  • “The Best Doctors in New York” New York Area, 1998-2019.
  • “The Top Doctors in America” 1996-2000;
  • “Best Doctors in America” 2006-19.
  • “New York Super Doctors” 2008-14; 2016-19.
  • Who’s Who in the World, 2005-2016, Marquis Press;
  • “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Press, 2005-2015.
  • Exemplary Psychiatrist Award (Honorable Mention), NAMI, 2003.
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award, CUNY Brooklyn College, 2004.
  • Educator of the Year, American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, 2007.
  • The St. Francis Medal, Awarded by the Franciscan Friars Holy Name Provence, 2007.
  • Dr. N.S. Vahia Foundation, Inaugural Speaker, 2008
  • Health Services Award, Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, 2008.
  • SUNY Distinguished Service Professor, 2009.
  • Eleanor Bumpers Award, Citywide Mental Health Coalition for the Black Elderly, 2012.
  • Assembly Resident-Fellow Member Mentor Award. Assembly of the American Psychiatric Association, 2014.
  • Distinguished Lifetime Fellow, American Psychiatric Association

 

Includes 360 scientific articles including 216 publications (journals, book chapters), four books, two edited journal issue, and a training manual.  (See attached sheets.)

Books
  • Cohen C.I., Sokolovsky J.  Old Men of the Bowery: Survival Strategies for the Homeless.  Guilford Press, New York, 1989.
  • Cohen C.I.(Ed.) Schizophrenia Into Later Life. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc, Washington, D.C. 2003.
  • Cohen C.I., Tamimi S. (Eds.) Liberatory Psychiatry. Philosophy, Politics, and Mental Health. London, Cambridge University Press, 2008.
  • Cohen CI, Meesters PD (Eds) Schizophrenia and Psychoses in Later Life: New Perspectives on Treatment, Research, and Policy. London, Cambridge University Press, 2019. 
Edited Journal Issue
  • Cohen C.I. (Ed.) Progressive Perspectives on Community Mental Health.  Community Mental Health Journal Vol. 29, No. 6, December, 1993.
  • Vahia I.V., Cohen C.I. (Eds) Late-Life Schizophrenia and Other Psychoses. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, Vol. 15, No.12, December , 2007
Training Manual
  • Cohen  C.I., Muhammed U., Bowen, M. Training Program to Enhance Cultural Competency in Nursing Homes. A Manual for Trainers. NYS Department of Health & Lulu Press, 2012.
Scientific Papers

(asterisk denotes full-length paper or book chapter)

  • * Cohen C. The prevalence of hypertension among the elderly in an urban community. Journal of American Geriatric Society 23:165-168, 1975.
  • * Cohen C. The epidemiology of hypertension - its current status. Clinical Medicine 82 (11):11-14,     1975.
  • * Cohen C., Corwin J. An application of balance theory to family treatment. Family Process 14:469-  80, 1975.
  • * Cohen C., Sichel W., Berger D., Sokolovsky J. The changing definition of halfway houses. World J. of Psychosynthesis 7 (6):29-32, 1975.
  • Cohen C., Sichel W., Berger D., Sokolovsky J. Breaking the revolving door syndrome. Presented at the 128th annual American Psychiatric Assn. meeting, Anaheim, Calif., May 5-9, 1975.
  • Cohen C. Nocturnal neurosis of the elderly. Presented at the N.Y. State Welfare Conference,         Syracuse, New York, November, 1975.
  • Sokolovsky J., Cohen C., Berger D., Geiger J. Madness in midtown--personal networks of ex-mental patients in an S.R.O. Hotel.  Presented at the 74th annual meeting of the American Anthrop. Assn., San Francisco, Calif., December, 1975.
  • * Cohen C. Nocturnal neuroses of the elderly - The failure of agencies to cope with the problem. J. American Ger. Soc. 24:86-88, 1976.
  • * Cohen C., Briggs F. A small storefront clinic on the Bowery. Journal of Studies in Alcohol 37:1336-  1340; 1976.
  • Cohen C., Stewart J., Russell M. Geriatric intervention - a conflict case study. Presented at the American Orthopsychiatric Assn. annual meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, March, 1976.
  • Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. Network analysis and therapeutic intervention for the urban elderly.  Presented at the 75th annual meeting of the American Anthrop. Assn., Washington, D.C., November, 1976.
  • * Cohen C., Sichel W., Berger D. The use of a mid-Manhattan hotel as a  support system. Community Mental Health J. 13:76-83, 1977.
  • Nix V., Cohen C., Esquilon S., Kaplowitz R., Lombardi K., Sitgrave M. Racial and social class biases in  projective testing.  Presented at the American Orthopsychiatric Assn. annual meeting, New York, April, 1977.
  • Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. The myth of isolation. Personal networks of inner-city elderly. Presented    at  the annual meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology, San Diego, Calif., April, 1977.
  • Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Isolation of the inner-city elderly: Myth or method? Presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society, San Francisco, Calif., November,1977. Abstract in The Gerontologist 17 (5) Part II, 48, 1977.
  • Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. The cultural and therapeutic meaning of personal networks for the inner-city elderly. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Anthrop. Assn., Houston, Texas, November, 1977.
  • Cohen C., Sichel W., Berger D. Use of mid-Manhattan hotel as support system (summary article). J. of Continuing Education in Psychiatry 39(1):81-85, 1978.
  • * Cohen C., Corwin J. A further application of balance theory to multiple family treatment. Int'l. J. of Group Psychotherapy 28:195-209, 1978.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C., Berger D., Geiger J. Personal networks of ex-mental patients in a Manhattan S.R.O. hotel. Human Organization 17:5-15, 1978.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Isolation of the inner-city aged; ending an old myth with a new method.     Black Aging 3:132-42, 1978.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Social networks and schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin 4:546-60, 1978.
  • * Cohen C., Cohen E.  Health education: panacea, pernicious or pointless? New England J. of Medicine 299:718-20, 1978.
  • * Cohen C. Prospects for change in public mental institutions. Int'l. J. of Social Psychiatry 24:263-70, 1978.
  • * Cohen C. Re-establishing a dialectic of madness. Int'l. J. of Social Psychiatry 24:241-46, 1978.
  • Cohen C., Cohen E. Health education: panacea, pernicious or pointless? Presented at the annual meeting of the American Assn. for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C., February, 1978.
  • Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Sociability of the SRO aged -- a reassessment. Presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society, Dallas, Texas, November, 1978. Abstract in The Gerontologist 18(5), Part  II, 60, 1978.
  • Cohen C., Cohen E. Health education and preventive medicine (letter to editor). New England J. of Medicine 300:323, 1979.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. Measuring social interaction of the urban elderly: a methodological synthesis. Int'l. J. of Aging and Human Development 13:233-44, 1981.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Health-seeking behavior of the S.R.O. elderly. J. American Geriatrics         Society  27:270-278, 1979.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. Being old in the inner-city support systems of the SRO aged. In Fry, C.(ed.): Dimensions: Aging Culture and Health. New York: J. F. Bergin, 1981.
  • * Cohen C., Corwin J.  Balance theory and family therapy. In Wohlberg, L.R., Aronson, M.L., (Eds.):     Group and Family Therapy 1980, Brunner/Mazel, 1980.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. Cultural meaning of personal networks for inner-city elderly. Urban         Anthropology, 7:323-42, 1978.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Clinical use of network analysis for psychiatric and aged populations.  Community Mental Health Journal 15:203-13, 1979.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Social engagement versus isolation: the case of the aged in SRO hotels. The Gerontologist 20:36-44, 1980.
  • * Cohen C. Is that tuition bill just a bill of goods? The New Physician 20(4):33-34, 1980.
  • * Cohen C. Crime among mental patients -- a critical analysis. Psychiatric Quarterly 52:100-107, 1980.
  • Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. Old men, social networks, and health states in two urban worlds: skid row and S.R.O. hotels. Presented at the 78th annual meeting of the Amer. Anthrop. Assn., Cinn., Ohio, November, 1979.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Toward a concept of homelessness among aged men. J. of Gerontology        38:81-89, 1983.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. Cultural meaning of social networks. In Sokolovsky, J. (Ed.): Growing  Old in Different Cultures. Duxbury Press, 1982.
  • * Lipton C., Cohen C., Fisher E., Katz S.  Schizophrenia:  A network crisis.  Schizophrenia Bulletin    7:144-151, 1981.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C.  Toward a resolution of methodological dilemmas in network mapping.     Schizophrenia Bulletin 7:109-116, 1981.
  • * Cohen E., Cohen C.  A birth defects prevention program for inner-city junior high school students.     Journal of School Health 51:97-100, 1981.
  • * Cohen C., Berger D. The use of a SRO hotel as an aftercare facility -- A 10-year assessment.  Journal of Urban Psychiatry 2(1):11-15, 1982.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J.  A reassessment of the sociability of long-term skid row residents-a social network approach. Social Networks 3:93-105, 1981.
  • Cohen C., Cook D., Rajkowski H. What's in a friend? Presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society, San Diego, Calif., November, 1980. Abstract in The Gerontologist 20(5) Part II, 84, 1980.
  • Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Homeless older men in the inner-city skid row and SRO. Presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society, San Diego, Calif., November, 1980. Abstract in The Gerontologist 20(5) Part II, 203, 1980.
  • Cohen C., Adler A., Mintz J. Network interventions - do they work? Presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society, San Diego, Calif., November, 1980. Abstract in The Gerontologist 20(5) Part II, 54, 1980.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J. Social networks and the elderly: clinical techniques. Int'l. J. of Family Therapy  3:281-294, 1981.
  • Sokolovsky J., Cohen C. Old men on the Bowery. Presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Applied Anthrop., Edinburgh, Scotland, April, 1981.
  • * Cohen C., Rajkowski H. What's in a friend? Substantive and theoretical issues. The Gerontologist 22:261-266, 1982.
  • * Cohen C., Adler A., Mintz J. Assessing social network interventions - results of an experimental service program conducted in a single-room occupancy hotel. In Parker, P., Pancoast, D. (eds.): Rediscovering Self-Help: Professionals and Informal Care. Beverly Hills: Sage Publications, 1983.
  • * Cohen C.  Elderly schizophrenics and paranoiacs living in single-room occupancy hotels. In Miller,N.E. (Ed.): Schizophrenia, Paranoia, and Schizophreniform Disorders in Later Life. New York: Guilford Press, 1987.
  • Cohen C., Rajkowski H. Toward a scientific understanding of human adaptation - a network approach.  Presented at the 35th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, Mass., November, 1982. Abstract in The Gerontologist 22(5) Part II, 1982.
  • Cohen C., Adler A. Network interventions - do they work? Presented at the 35th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, Mass., November, 1982. Abstract in The Gerontologist 22(5) Part II, 1982.
  • * Henry K., Cohen C. Is borderline a labeling issue? American Journal of Psychiatry 140:1527-1529, 1983.
  • * Cohen C., Adler A. Network interventions - do they work? The Gerontologist 24:16-22, 1984.
  • Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D. Adaptation and Social Networks. Presented at the 36th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, San Francisco, Calif., November, 1983. Abstract in The Gerontologist 23 (Special Issue), 287, October, 1983.
  • * Cohen C. Schizophrenia and work. Hospital & Community Psychiatry 35:1040-1042, 1984.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D.  Social networks and adaptation. The Gerontologist 25:297-304, 1985.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D.  Social networks, stress, and physical health. Journal of Gerontology 4:478-486, 1985.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D. Assessment of stress buffering effects of social networks on psychological symptoms in an inner-city elderly population. American J. of Community Psychology 14:75-91, 1986.
  • * Kesselman M., Sullivan C., Cohen C. Psychiatry and the urban family practitioner. In Birren, R. E. (Ed.): Urban Family Practice. New York: Springer, 1987.
  • Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D., Roth E. Old men on the streets. Presented at the 37th annual   meeting of  the Gerontological Society of America, San Antonio, November, 1984. Abstract in The Gerontologist 24 (Special Issue), October, 1984.
  • * Cohen C., Berk L.A. Personal coping styles of out-patient schizophrenics. Hospital & Community Psychiatry 36:407- 410, 1985.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D. Social networks, stress, adaptation, and health. Research on Aging 7:409-431, 1985
  • * Cohen C.I. Marxism and psychotherapy. Science & Society 50:4-24, 1986.
  • * Cohen C., Adler A.  Assessing the role of social network interventions with an inner-city population. Amer. J. Orthopsychiatry 56:278-288, 1986.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D. Social networks and mortality in an inner-city elderly population. Int'l. J. of Aging & Human Development 24:257-269, 1986-87.
  • Cohen C., Stastny P., Perlick D., Samuelly L., Horn L. Cognitive deficits among aging  schizophrenics residing in the community. Presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Chicago, Ill., November, 1986. Abstract in The Gerontologist 26 (Special Issue) P. 234.
  • Cohen C., Crosby M., Zeman D. The role of labeling processes in the assessment of geriatric depression. Int'l. J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 3:209-21, 1988.
  • Cohen C., Sokolovsky J., Teresi J., Holmes D. Gender, networks, and adaptation among an inner-city elderly population.  Presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Chicago, Ill., November, 1986.  Abstract in The Gerontologist (Special Issue) p. 278.
  • Cohen C. Old men on the streets. Presented at the XIIIth International Congress of Gerontology, New \York, July, 1985.
  • * Cohen C., Sokolovsky J., Teresi J., Holmes D. Gender, networks, and adaptation among an inner-city elderly population. Journal of Aging Studies 2:45-56, 1988.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D., Roth E.  Survival strategies of old homeless men.  The Gerontologist 28:58-65, 1988.
  • * Cohen C.  Social ties and friendship patterns of old homeless men.  In Adams, R.G. & Bliesner, R. (Eds.): Friendship in Adulthood. Newbury Park: Sage, 1989.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D.  The mental health of old homeless men.  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 36:492-501, 1988.
  • * Cohen C., Stastny P., Perlick D., Samuelly I., Horn L.  Cognitive deficits among aging schizophrenics residing in the community.  Hospital & Community Psychiatry 39:557-559, 1988.
  • * Cohen C., Pisano T.  Fellowship training in geriatric psychiatry. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education 8:1-7, 1987-88.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Holmes D.  The physical well-being of older homeless men.  Journal of Gerontology 43:S121-128, 1988.
  • Cohen C.I., Teresi J., Holmes D. The physical health of old homeless men.  Presented at the 40th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C., November, 1987.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 27 (Special Issue) p. 61a.
  • Horn L., Cohen C.I. The EASI: a self-administered screening test for mild dementia.  Presented at the 40th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C., November, 1987.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 27 (Special Issue) p. 122a.
  • Pisano T., Cohen C.I. Fellowship training in geriatric psychiatry. Presented at the 40th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C., November, 1987.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 27 (Special Issue) p. 154a.
  • * Cohen C.I.  The psychiatrist's role in linking community services. In L. W. Lazarus (ed.): Essentials of Geriatric Psychiatry.  New York: Springer, 1988.
  • Cohen C.I., Teresi J., Holmes D. The mental health of old homeless men. Presented at the 141st annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Montreal, Canada, May 7-12, 1988.
  • * Cohen C.I., Kochanowicz N.  Schizophrenia and social network patterns: A survey of black inner- city outpatients. Community Mental Health Journal 25(3), 197-207, 1989.
  • * Cohen C.I., Casimir G. Factors contributing to increased hospital stay among elderly psychiatric patients. Hospital & Community Psychiatry 40:741-743, 1989.
  • * Horn L., Cohen C., Teresi J. The EASI: A self-administered screening test for cognitive impairment in the elderly. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 37:848-855, 1989.
  • Casimir G., Cohen C. Factors contributing to increased hospital stay among elderly psychiatric patients. Presented at the 41st annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, San Francisco, Calif., November, 1988.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 28 (Special Issue) p. 9A.
  • Cohen C.I., Kochanowicz N. Network patterns of black schizophrenic outpatients.  Presented at the 142nd annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Francisco, Calif., May 6-11, 1989.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Community Services for the Elderly.  In Sadavoy, J., Lazarus, L.W., Jarvik, L. (Eds.): Comprehensive Review of Geriatric Psychiatry Washington, D.C., American Psychiatric Association Press, 1991.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Psychotherapy with the elderly in public mental health settings.  New Directions in Mental Health Services 46:81-92, 1990.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Social network therapy with inner-city elderly.  In Myers, W.A. (Ed.): New Techniques in the Psychotherapy of Older Patients. Washington, D.C., American Psychiatric Association Press, 1991.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C.I. Old men on the streets in the 1980's. In Sokolovsky, J.  (Ed.): The Cultural Context of Aging. Westport, CT: Bergin & Garvey, 1990.
  • * Cohen C.I., Sokolovsky J.  Alcoholism contributes to homelessness. In Orr, L. (Ed.): The Homeless. San Diego: Greenhaven Press, 1990.
  • * Cohen C.I. Outcome of schizophrenia into later life: An overview. The Gerontologist 30:790-796, 1990.
  • Cohen C.I., Roth E., Onserud H. Mental health strategies for the aging homeless.  Presented at the 143rd annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, New York, N.Y., May 12-17, 1990.
  • Cohen C.I. Mental health rehabilitation opportunities in community settings.  In Rehabilitation and Geriatric Education: Perspectives and Potential:Conference Report.  U. S. Department of  HHS & U. S. Department of Education, December 4-7, 1988, p. 87.
  • * Cohen C.I.  The chronic mentally ill elderly: service research issues. In Light, E. & Lebowitz, B. (Eds.), The Elderly with Chronic Mental Illness:Directions for Research. New York: Springer, 1991.
  • * Cohen C.I. The biomedicalization of psychiatry: A critical overview.  Community Mental Health Journal 29:509-521, 1993.
  • Cohen C.I., Teresi J., Rosen S., Blum C. Alzheimer's disease a network reorganization.  Presented at the 43rd annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA., November, 1990.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 30 (Special Issue) p. 135A.
  • Cohen C.I., Kochanowicz N. Schizophrenia, social networks, and aging. Presented at the 43rd   annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA., November, 1990.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 30 (Special Issue) p. 226A.
  • * Cohen C.I., Thompson K.  Homeless mentally ill or mentally ill homeless?  American Journal  of Psychiatry 149:816-823, 1992.
  • * Cohen C.I., Onserud H., Monaco C. Serving the homeless elderly.  Presented at the 44th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America,  San Francisco, CA., November, 1991.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 31 (Special Issue) p. 241.
  • * Cohen C.I., Onserud H., Monaco C.  Project Rescue:  Serving the homeless and marginally housed  elderly. The Gerontologist 32:466-471, 1992.
  • * Cohen C.I., Carlin L. Racial differences in clinical and social variables among patients evaluated in   a dementia assessment center. Journal of the National Medical Association 85:379-384, 1993.
  • * Cohen C.I. Thompson K.  Psychiatry and the homeless. Biological Psychiatry 32:383-386, 1992.\
  • * Cohen C.I. Age-related correlations in patient symptom management strategies in schizophrenia:  An exploratory study.  Int'l. J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 8:211-213, 1993.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Progressive psychiatry: A research agenda.  Community Mental Health Journal  29:561-   567, 1993.
  • * Cohen C.I. Schizophrenia into later life. Directions in Psychiatry 12(21):1-6, 1992.
  • * Cohen C.I., Crane M.  Old and Homeless in New York City and London: A cross-national comparison.  In D. Bhugra, K. Bhui K (Eds): Homelessness and Mental Health. London: Cambridge  University Press, 1996.
  • * Magai C., Hartung R., Cohen C.I.  Caregiver distress and behavioral symptoms in Alzheimer's disease.  In B. A. Lawlor (Ed): Emotional Distress in Alzheimer's Caregivers: Patterns of Stress and Coping. Washington, D.C., American Psychiatric Press, 1995.
  • * Cohen C.I., Onserud H., Monaco C.  Outcomes for the mentally ill in a program for older homeless persons.  Hospital & Community Psychiatry 44:650-656, 1993.
  • Magai C., Auer S., Reisberg B., Sclan S., Cohen C.  The assessment of sensorimotor and social intelligence   in late stage Alzheimer's disease.  Presented at the 45th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society America, Washington, D.C., November, 1992.  Abstract in The Gerontologist   32 (Special Issue 2) p. 253.
  • Cohen C.  Age-related changes in symptom management strategies in schizophrenia.  Presented at the  45th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C., November, 1992. Abstract in The Gerontologist 32 (Special Issue 2) p. 275.
  • Ortega C., Cohen C., Magai C., Strashun A., Horn L.  The relationship of cerebral blood flow to delusions and hallucinations in dementia.  Presented at the 45th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C., November, 1992.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 32  (Special Issue 2) p. 242-243.
  • Cohen C., Thompson K.S.  Homelessness and the mentally ill (ltr. to editor).  American Journal of  Psychiatry 150:990, 1993.
  • * Cohen C.  Poverty and the course of schizophrenia: Implications for research and policy.  Hospital & Community Psychiatry 44:951-958, 1993.
  • * Cohen C., Teresi J., Blum C.  The role of caregiver social networks in Alzheimer's Disease.  Social Science & Medicine 38:1483-1490, 1994.
  • * Cohen C.I., Onserud H., Monaco C.  Survival strategies of older homeless men.  In Gibson, R. &   Stoller, D.  (Eds.),  Worlds of Difference: Inequality and the Aging Experience.  Newbury Park,  CA, Pine Forge Press, 1994.
  • Horn L., Ortega C., Cohen C., Strashun A., Lau Y. Clinical Demographic, Neuropsychological and  NeuroSPECT Correlates of Hallucinations and Delusions in Dementia.  Presented at the 22nd  Annual  Meeting of the International Neurological Society, Cincinnati, Ohio, February, 1994.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Down and out in New York and London: A cross-national comparison of homelessness. Hospital & Community Psychiatry 45:769-776, 1994.
  • Cohen C.I.  Homelessness in New York and London.  Psychiatric News, February 4, 1994, p. 18.
  • Cohen C.I. Mental health & aging: the homeless elderly. Fact Sheet.  Washington, D.C. Mental  Disorders of the Aging Research Branch, NIMH, July, 1991.
  • Cohen C.I., Teresi J. Predictors of Engagement in an Urban Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic.  Presented    at the 47th annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Atlanta, Ga., November, 1994.  Abstract in The Gerontologist 34, (Special Issue) p. 61.
  • Cohen C.I. Education, Occupation, and Alzheimer's disease.  (Ltr. to Editor) JAMA 272:1405, 1994.
  • Cohen C.I. Poverty and Schizophrenia: An Overview.  Presented at the 148th annual meeting of American Psychiatric Association, Miami, Fl., May 20-25, 1995.
  • * Cohen C.I., Thompson K.S.  The homeless mentally ill do not need assertive treatment.  In Barbour, W. (Ed.):  Mental Illness.  Opposing Viewpoints.  San Diego, Greenhaven Press,1995.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Studies of course and outcome of schizophrenia in later life.  Psychiatric Services   46: 877-879, 889, 1995.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Integrated community services for the elderly.  In Sadavoy, J., Lazarus, L.W.,  Jarvik, L.,(Eds.): Comprehensive Review of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2nd Edition.Washington, D.C.,AmericanPsychiatric Press, 1996.
  • * Cohen C.I., Strashun A., Ortega C., Horn L., Magai C.  The effects of poverty and education on  temporoparietal perfusion in "Alzheimer's disease: A reconsideration of the cerebral reserve hypothesis.  International J. of Geriatric Psychiatry, 11:1105-1110, 1996.
  • * Trappler B., Cohen C.I.  Using fluoxetine in "very old" depressed nursing home patients. American  J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 4:258-262, 1996.
  • * Magai C., Cohen C., Gomberg D., Malesta C., Culver C.  Emotional expression during mid-to late-stage dementia.  International J. of Psychogeriatrics 8:383-394, 1996.
  • * Cohen C.I., Talavera N., Hartung R.  Depression among older persons with schizophrenia who live in  the community.  Psychiatric Services 47:601-607, 1996.
  • * Cohen C.I., Talavera N.J., Hartung R. Depression among older persons with schizophrenia.   Presented at the 149th Annual Meeting of American Psychiatric Association, New York City, May 4-9, 1996.Syllabus & Proceedings Summary, p. 23.
  • * Cohen C.I., Berment F., Magai C.  A comparison of U. S- born Afro-Americans and Afro-    Caribbean  psychiatric outpatients.  Journal of the National Medical Association 89:117-123, 1997.
  • * Cohen C.I., Ramirez M., Teresi J., Sokolovsky J.  Predictors of becoming redomiciled among older homeless women.  The Gerontologist 37:67-74, 1997.
  • * Cohen C.I.  The political and moral economy of mental health.  Psychiatric Services 48:768-770,   774, 1997.
  • * Cohen C.I., Talavera N., Hartung R.  Predictors of subjective well-being among older persons with schizophrenia living in the community.  American J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 5:145-155, 1997.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Back to the Future.  Psychiatric Services 49(3):277, 1998.
  • “Homelessness and Mental Illness in Historical Perspective.” Institute of Psychiatric Services.  Chicago, October 18-22, 1996.
  • * Sokolovsky J., Cohen C.I.  Old men on the streets.  In Sokolovsky, J. (Ed.): The Cultural Context of Aging. 2nd Edition.  Westport, CT: Bergin & Garvey, 1997.
  • Cohen C.I. Subjective well-being among older patients with schizophrenia.  Presented at the 150th annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Diego, May 17-22, 1997.  Syllabus & Proceedings Summary, p. 87.
  • * Magai C., Cohen C.I., Culver C., Gomberg D., Malatesta C.T.  Relation between pre-morbid personality and patterns of emotion expression in mid- to late-stage dementia.  International J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 12:1092-1099, 1997.
  • * Cohen C.I., Araujo L., Guerrier R., Henry K.A.  “Mixed Dementia”: Adequate or Antiquated? A critical review.  American J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 5:279-283, 1997.
  • * Trappler B., Cohen C.I.  Use of SSRIs in ‘Very Old’ Depressed Nursing Home Residents.  American J of Geriatric Psychiatry 6:83-89, 1998.
  • * Cohen C.I.  The impact of welfare reform as perceived by the users of outpatient mental health services in New York City.  Psychiatric Services 48:1589-1591, 1997.
  • * Magai C., Cohen C.I.  Attachment style and emotion regulation in dementia patients and their relation to caregiver burden.  J. of Gerontology: Psychological Services 53B: P147-P154, 1998.
  • * Cohen C.I., Hyland K., Magai C.  Depression among African American nursing home patients with dementia.  American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 6:162-175, 1998.
  • * Cohen C.I., Hyland K., Magai C.  Interracial and Intraracial differences in neuropsychiatric  symptoms, sociodemography, and treatment among nursing home patients with dementia.  The Gerontologist 38:353-361, 1998.
  • Nudelman E., Vinuela L.M., Cohen C.I. Safety in overdose of quetiapine: a case report.  J. Clinical Psychiatry 59:433, 1998.
  • * Cohen C.I., Magai C.  Racial differences in neuropsychiatric symptoms among dementia   outpatients. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 7:57-63, 1999.
  • * Cohen C.I., D’Onofrio A., Larkin L., Berkholder P., Fishman H.  A comparison of consumer and provider preferences for research on homeless veterans.  Community Mental Health Journal 35:273-80, 1999.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Aging and homelessness.  The Gerontologist 39:5-14, 1999.
  • * Cohen C.I., Hyland K, Devlin M.  An evaluation of the use of the natural helping network model to enhance the well-being of nursing home residents.  The Gerontologist 39:426-433,1999.
  • Cohen C.I. Heritability and social support. American Journal of Psychiatry 156:802, 1999.
  • Cohen C.I. Psychosocial functioning of older persons with schizophrenia.  Presented at the 152nd     annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Washington, D.C., May 15-20, 1999.
  • Cohen C.I., Cohen S.I. Potential cost savings of pill-splitting.  Presented at the 152nd annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Washington, D.C., May 15-20, 1999.  New Research Program & Abstracts, p. 244.
  • * Madhusoodan S., Brenner R., Cohen C.I.  Role of atypical antipsychotics in the treatment of psychosis and agitation associated with dementia.  CNS Drugs 2: 135--150,1999.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Overcoming social amnesia: the role for a social perspective in psychiatric research and practice.  Psychiatric Services 51:72-78, 2000.
  • * Magai C, Kennedy G, Cohen C.I., Gomberg D.A.  A controlled clinical trail of sertraline in the treatment  of depression in nursing home patients with late stage Alzheimer’s disease.  American Journal of  Geriatric Psychiatry 8:19-28, 2000.
  • * Cohen C.I., Cohen G.D., Blank K., et al.  Schizophrenia and older adults: an overview.  Directions for research and policy.  American J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 8: 19-28, 2000.
  • * Cohen C.I., Cohen G.D., Blank K., et al.  Summary of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry Report on Schizophrenia and Older Adults.  Psychiatric Services  51: 299-302, 2000.
  • * Cohen C.I., Talavera N.  Functional impairment in older schizophrenic persons: towards a conceptual model.  American J. of Geriatric Psychiatry 8:237-244, 2000.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Racial differences in neuropsychiatric symptoms among dementia patients: a comparison of African Americans and Caucasians.  Int’l. J. of Psychogeriatrics 12(suppl 1):395- 402, 2000.
  • * Madhusoodanan S., Brenner R., Cohen C.I.  Risperidone in elderly patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.  Psychiatric Annals 30:175-180, 2000.
  • * Cohen C.I., Cohen S.I.  The potential cost-savings from pill-splitting of newer psychotropic  medications.  Psychiatric Services 51:527-529, 2000.
  • * Cohen C.I. Consumer preferences for psychiatric research. Psychiatric Services 51: 936-937, 2000.
  • * Cohen C.I., Sokolovsky J., Crane M. Aging, homelessness, and the law.  In Gauthier S., Weisstaub       D.N., Thomasma D.C.(eds.), International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine-Volume on Aging. Kluwer Academic Press, 2001.
  • * Cohen C.I.  Homelessness. In Ekerdt, D J., R.A. Applebaum, K.C. Holden, S.G. Post, K. Rockwood,   R. Schulz, R. L. Sprott, and P. Uhlenberg(Eds.). Encyclopedia of Aging. New York: Macmillan Reference, USA, 2002.
  • * Cohen, C. Project Rescue—A centre for older homeless people, the Bowery, New York City. In Crane, M., Warnes, A.,  Meeting Homeless People’s Needs. Service Development and Practice for  Older Excluded. London, King’s Fund, 2000.
  • Cohen, C.I. Relationship of education to brain size in normal aging. Neurology 54:1206, 2000.
  • *Madhusoodanan, S, Brenner, R., Cohen, C.I. Late-Life Psychosis. In Craighead, W.E., Nemeroff,   C.B.(eds), The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychological and Behavioral Science. 3rd Edition. NewYork, John Wiley, 2000.
  • * Magai C., Cohen, C., Milburn N., Thorpe, B., McPherson, R., Peralta, D. Attachment styles in older  European American and African American Adults. J of Gerontology: Social Sciences 56B:S28- S35,   2001.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Sokolovsky, J., Crain, M. Aging, homelessness, and the law. International Journal  of  Law and Psychiatry 24: 167-181, 2001.
  • * Blank, K., Cohen, C.I., Cohen, G.D., et al: Failure to detect suicidal intent in elderly patients in the primary care setting. Clinical Geriatrics 9:26-36, 2001.
  • * Magai C., Cohen, C.I., Gomberg, D. Impact of training dementia caregivers in sensitivity to nonverbal   emotion signals. International Psychogeriatrics 14:25-38,2002.
  • * Jean-Louis, G., Magai, C., Cohen, C.I. , Zizi, F., Casimir, G.J., von Gizycki, H. Ethnic differences in self-reported sleep problems in older adults. Sleep 24: 926-933, 2001.
  • * Cohen, C.I. , Cohen, S.I. Potential savings from splitting newer antidepressant medications. CNS Drugs 16:353-358, 2002.
  • * Consedine, N.S., Magai, C. , Cohen, C.I., Gillepsie, M. Ethnic variation in the impact of negative  emotion and emotion inhibition on the health of older adults. J of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences 57B : P396-P408, 2002.
  • * Cohen, C.I. Schizophrenia and the aging population. Psychiatric Times 18(12):37-40, 2001.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Schoos, R Health care of older schizophrenic persons. Geriatrics 57 (9): 39-40, 2002.
  • * Cohen C.I. Social inequality and health: Will psychiatry assume center stage? Psychiatric Services 53: 937-939, 2002.
  • Cohen C. I. Poverty, social problems, and serious mental illness. Psychiatric Services 53: 899-900, 2002
  • * Schoos, R., Cohen, C.I. Medical Health in Aging Persons With Schizophrenia. In J.M.                Meyer and H.A. Nasrallah (Eds), Medical Illness and Schizophrenia. Washington,                           D.C.  American Psychiatric Publishing, 2003.
  • * Schoos, R. Cohen, C.I. Medical Co-Morbidity in Older Schizophrenic Persons. In C.I. Cohen (Ed), Schizophrenia Into Later Life. Washington, D.C.  American Psychiatric Publishing, 2003.
  • * Cohen, C. I. Towards the development of theory and research in aging and schizophrenia. In C.I. Cohen (Ed),  Schizophrenia Into Later Life. Washington, D.C.  American Psychiatric Publishing,  2003.
  • * Cohen, C.I. Social vicissitudes of schizophrenia in later life. . In C.I.  Cohen (Ed),  Schizophrenia Into Later Life. Washington, D.C.  American Psychiatric Publishing, 2003.
  • Cohen, C.I., Akande, B.O., Maccabee P.J., Amassian, V. Safety and efficacy of bilateral repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in major depression: an open trial. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Philadelphia, May 18-23, 2002. New Research Abstracts NR200.
  • Cohen, C.I., Hyland, K., Kimhy D. Mandatory depression screening of dementia patients in nursing homes. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Philadelphia, May 18-23, 2002. New Research Abstracts NR201.
  • Cohen CI , Magai C, Yaffee R, Walcott-Brown L: Gender , race, and depression. Presented at the 15th annual meeting of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry , Feruary 24-27, 2002, Orlando, Fl.American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 10 (suppl 1): 27-28, 2002.
  • Cohen CI Mandatory depression screening in nursing home patients with dementia. Presented at the 15th annual meeting of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry , February 24-27, 2002, Orlando, Fl.  American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 10 (suppl 1): 45, 2002.
  • * Schoos R, Cohen CI  Neuropsychiatric symptoms in African Americans with AD. In      Alzheimer’s Disease – The Basics :A Physician’s Guide to the Practical Management. Edited by Richter RW & Richter BZ. Humana Press Inc, 2003.
  • * Cohen, GD, Blank, K, Cohen CI, et al.  Mental health problems in assisted living residents. The physician's role in treatment and staff education. Geriatrics 58(2):44, 54-55, 2003.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Hyland, K., Kimhy D. The utility of mandatory depression screening of depressed  dementia  patients in nursing homes. American Journal of Psychiatry 160:2012-2017, 2003.
  • * Cohen, CI., Feiner  JS, Huffine C, Moffic HS, Thompson KS.  The future of community psychiatry Community Mental Health Journal 39:459-471, 2003.
  • Cohen, C.I., Amassian, V.E, Akande, B., Maccabee P.J. The efficacy and safety of bilateral rTMS in medication–resistant depression. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 64:613—614, 2003.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Ramirez, P., Kehn, M., Magai, C., Eimicke, J., Brenner, R. Assessing quality of life in older schizophrenic persons. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 11:658-666,2003.
  • Jean-Louis, G., Kripke, D. , Cohen, C., Zizi F., Harris A., Wolintz, A. , Greenridge, K. Relationships of ambient illumination to depressed mood: Contribution of ophthalmic diseases.            Sleep 26:156, 2003.
  • Jean-Louis, G., Kripke, D. , Cohen, C., Zizi F., Harris A., Wolintz, A. , Greenridge, K. Ambient  illumination among older Brooklyn residents: Influence of ethnicity and eye diagnosis. Sleep 26:100,2003.
  • DiPalma J., Jean-Louis, G., Zizi F., Cohen, C., Casimir, G., Bobb, L., Mukherji, R., Felix, K. Wolintz, A. Screening and treatment of sleep apnea in a Brooklyn–based minority sample. Sleep    26:211, 2003.
  • * Cohen, C. I., Magai C, Yaffee R, Walcott-Brown L. Racial differences in paranoid ideation and         psychoses in an older urban population. American Journal of Psychiatry 161:864-871,2004.
  • Cohen C.I. Community care. In Grossberg G.T. et al.(eds.), Comprehensive Review of Geriatric Psychiatry-III Third Edition.Washington, D.C, Norton, 2004.
  • * Cohen CI Older homeless persons. In Encyclopedia of Homelessness.  Sage,  2004.
  • * Prehogan A., Cohen C.I.  Differential diagnosis of motor dysfunction in dementias. Geriatrics 59(11):53-60,2004.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Magai, C., Yaffee R., Walcott-Brown L. A comparison of users and non-users               of mental health services among depressed older urban blacks. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 13: 545-553, 2005.
  • * Cohen, C.I.  Homelessness, in The Encyclopedia of Aging. 4th Edition. Edited by Shulz, R et al. New York, Springer, 2006.
  • * Jean-Louis G, Kripke D, Cohen C, Zizi F, Wolintz A.: Associations of ambient illumination            with mood: Contribution of  ophthalmic dysfunctions.  Physiology &   Behavior 84: 479-                 487,2005.
  • Prehogan A, Vahia I, Cohen, C.I. Prevalence and impact of paratonia in Alzheimer’s disease in a multiracial sample. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, San Diego, Ca. March 3-6,2005.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Magai, C., Yaffee R., Walcott-Brown L Racial Differences in syndromal and                      subsyndromal depression in an older urban population. Psychiatric Services  56: 1556-1563,2005.
  • Committee on Aging of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (Sakauye K, Cohen C.I., Cohen GD, et al. ) Medicare managed mental health care: A looming crisis. Psychiatric Services  56: 795-797, 2005.
  • * Cohen , C.I., Magai, C., Yaffee R., Huangthaisong P., Walcott-Brown L., The prevalence of phobia and its associated factors in a multi-racial aging urban population. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 14:507-514,2006.
  • Vahia , I, Prehogan A, Cohen C.: The role of paratonia in Alzheimer’s disease in a multi-racial sample. Presented at the 158th annual meeting of the  American Psychiatric Association, Atlanta Georgia, May 21-26,2005.  New Research Abstracts NR105, 2005.
  • Vahia, I, Prehogan, A. Cohen, C.I. Paratonia as a possible clinical marker for Alzheimer’s Disease. Poster presented at the Institute of Psychiatric Services, San Diego, October, 2005
  • * Cohen CI, Magai C, Yaffee R, Walcott-Brown L: The prevalence of anxiety and  associated factors among a multiracial sample of older adults. Psychiatric Services 57:1719-1725,2006.
  • Vahia, I., Cohen C.I. , Bankole A., Diwan, S., Ramirez P. Improving Adequacy of Medical Treatment in Older Schizophrenic Persons. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, San Juan, March 10-13, 2006.
  • Diwan,S., Bankole, A., Cohen, C.I., Vahia, I.. Ramirez P. Alleviating Depression in Older schizophrenic Adults.  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, San Juan, March 10-13,2006.
  • Bankole, A., Cohen, C.I. Vahia, I., Diwan, S., Ramirez P. Enhancing Quality of Life in Older persons with Schizophrenia. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, San Juan, March 10-13,2006.
  • Gustave M, Cohen CI Impact Of Anxiety In The Elderly Depressed People. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, San Diego, Ca. March 10-13,2006
  • Vahia, I. Cohen, C. I., Bankole, A. Diwan, S., Ramirez, P. Assessing Medical Comorbidity and Optimizing Medical Care in Older Patients With Schizophrenia’ Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Toronto, May 20-25, 2006.
  • Cohen, C, Bankole,A., Diwan,S., Ramirez,P; Vahia I Adaptive Functioning in Older Persons With Schizophrenia. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Toronto, May 20-25, 2006.Syllabus & Proceedings Summary pp225-226.
  • Prehogan A, Cohen CI Predictors of outcome of depression in an older multi-racial sample urban community. Annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Assn NR111, Toronto, May 20-25, 2006.
  • Baginski S, Cohen C.I. Changes in the pattern of presentation of inner-city dementia patients. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Geriatrics Society,  Chicago, IL., May3-6, 2006.
  • Vahia, I, Cohen, C.I Improving Adequacy of Medical Treatment in Older Persons with Schizophrenia 2006 CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary: 58th Institute on Psychiatric Services(2006), APA, Pg 122
  • Cohen, C.I., Thompson, KS, Rusquellas, AN, Lewis, B, Timimi, S, Hindi, A, Saunders, R, Vahia, I. Realising the Liberatory Goals of Psychiatry 2006 CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary: 58th Institute on Psychiatric Services(2006), APA, Pg 122.
  • Bankole, A, Cohen, CI, Vahia, I, Diwan, S, Ramirez, P, Palekar, N Enhancing Quality of Life in the Elderly with Schizophrenia 2006 CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary: 58th Institute on Psychiatric Services(2006), APA, Pg 42
  • * Trappler B., Cohen,C.I., Tulloo R. The Impact of Early Lifetime Trauma in Later Life: Depression Among Holocaust Survivors Sixty Years After The Liberation Of Auschwitz. American  Journal  of Geriatric Psychiatry 15:79-83, 2007.
  • * Cohen CI, Ahmed, I. Working with elderly persons across cultures, in Bhugra, D (ed) Transcultural Psychiatry. London, Cambridge, 2007
  • * Vahia, I. Cohen, C.I. Prehogan, A.,  Memon, Z. Prevalence and impact of paratonia in   Alzheimer’s disease in a multi-racial sample. American Journal Of Geriatric Psychiatry    15:351-353,  2007.8
  • Vahia I, Bankole, AO, Divan, S, Palekar, N, Sapra, M,. Ramirez, P.M, Cohen CI Schizophrenia in later life. Aging Health 3:393-396, 2007.
  • * Bankole A.O., Cohen C.I., Vahia I., Divan, S., Kehn,M.,  Ramirez, P.M. Factors affecting quality of life in a multiracial sample of older persons with schizophrenia. American  Journal of  Geriatric Psychiatry 15:1015-1023, 2007.
  • Reyes, PT, Cohen, C.I., Ramirez, P., Vahia, I, Bankole, A., Diwan, S, Palekar, N. The relationship between categories of Depression/Psychoses and Functioning in Older Schizophrenia Adults AAGP 2007 Poster Abstracts (2007), AAGP, Pg 74
  • Jones, S., Vahia, I., Cohen, C.I., Diwan, S., Bankole, A., Reyes, P.T., Palekar, N. Comparing Care Provision by Psychiatrists and Primary Care Providers for Older Patients with Schizophrenia. AAGP 2007 Poster Abstracts (2007), AAGP, Pg 77
  • Vahia, I., Cohen, C.I., Ramirez, P. Apathy in Late Life Schizophrenia AAGP 2007 Poster Abstracts (2007), AAGP, Pg 79
  • Reyes, P, Vahia, I, Diwan, S, Bankole, A.O., Palekar, N, Ramirez, P, Cohen, C.I. The Relationship of Depression, Psychoses, and Functioning in Older AdultsNew Research Abstracts: American Psychiatric Association 2007 Annual Meeting (2007), APA, Pg 26
  • Diwan, S, Ramirez, P, Reyes, P, Vahia, I, Sapra, M, Bankole, A.O, Cohen, C.I Suicide in Older Adults with Schizophrenia .New Research Abstracts: American Psychiatric Association 2007 Annual Meeting (2007), APA, Pg 52
  • Palekar, N, Cohen, C.I., Ramirez, P, Diwan, S, Vahia, I, Reyes, P, Bankole, A.O. Adaptive Functioning in Older Schizophrenic Persons. New Research Abstracts: American Psychiatric Association 2007 Annual Meeting (2007), APA, Pg 54
  • Vahia, I, Diwan, S ,Bankole, A.O, Reyes, P, Sapra, M., Ramirez, P, Cohen, CI. Prevalence and Impact of Apathy in Late Life Schizophrenia. New Research Abstracts: American Psychiatric Association 2007 Annual Meeting (2007), APA, Pg 96
  • Bankole, A.O., Cohen, CI, Vahia, I, Diwan, S , Reyes, P, Sapra, M., Ramirez, P Clinical Remission in a Multi Ethnic Urban Population of Older Adults with Schizophrenia. New Research Abstracts: American Psychiatric Association 2007 Annual Meeting (2007), APA, Pg 105
  • Vahia, I, Jones, S, Bankole, A.O, Diwan, S , Palekar, N, Cohen, CI. Medical Care for Older Schizophrenia Patients: Comparing Primary Care Providers and Psychiatrists. New Research Abstracts: American Psychiatric Association 2007 Annual Meeting (2007), APA, Pg 108.
  • Diwan,S.,  Cohen, C.I., Bankole, A., Vahia, I..Kehn, M,  Ramirez P. Depression in older adults with schizophrenia spectrum disorders - prevalence and associated factors. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 12: 991-998, 2007.
  • * Vahia, I.V., Cohen C.I.  Psychosocial interventions and successful aging: New paradigms for  improving outcome for older schizophrenia patients? American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 12:  987-990, 2007.
  • * Cohen C.I. Vahia, I., Reyes, P., Diwan,S., Bankole, A.O., Palekar, N. Kehn, M., Ramirez, P.  Schizophrenia in later life: Clinical symptoms and well-being. Psychiatric Services 59:232-234, 2008.
  • * Vahia I, Cohen C.I. Psychopathology of schizophrenia, in Jeste D, Mueser K(ed) Handbook of Schizophrenia. New York, Guilford Press, 2008.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Colemon, Y., Yaffee, R, Casimir, GJ .  Racial Differences in Suicidality in an Older  Urban Population. The Gerontologist 48: 71-78, 2008.
  • * Magai, C.; Arnold, K.; Gomberg, D.; & Cohen, CI: Unheard emotions and  unseen depression:   Improving caregiver awareness of dementia patients’ affects.  In F. Columbus (Ed.) Journal of Communication Research 1: 163-174, 2008.
  • * Cohen C.I. Working towards a liberatory psychiatry? Radicalizing the science of human psychology and behavior.  In Cohen C.I., Tamimi S. (Eds.) Liberatory Psychiatry. Philosophy, Politics, and Mental Health. London, Cambridge University Press, 2008.
  • * Cohen C.I., Timini, S., Thompson, K.S.  A new psychiatry? In Cohen C.I., Tamimi S. (Eds.) Liberatory Psychiatry. Philosophy, Politics, and Mental Health. London, Cambridge University Press 2008.
  • * Vahia, I., Cohen  C.I. ,Ramirez, P., Nurhussein M. Adequacy of medical treatment in older persons with schizophrenia. Psychiatric Services,  59: 853-859, 2008.
  • Goh KH, Cohen, CI, Mittal S., Gustave M, Yaffee R Anxious and depressed elderly: A parallel or serial relationship. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A52, 2008.
  • Goh KH, Cohen, CI, Mittal S., Prehogan A., Yaffee R, Casimir, G.J. Depression in the elderly: What predicts the outcome. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A53, 2008.
  • Mittal, S., Cohen , C.I., Goh KH, Rezaisharaz, H, Diwan, S.,, Bankole, A.O. Ramirez, P. Religion and quality of life in older persons wit schizophrenia. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A57, 2008.
  • Bankole, A.O., Cohen , Ci. I., Vahia, I., Diwan, S., Reyes P., Sapra, M., Ramirez, P. Clinical remission in a multiethnic urban population of older adults with schizophrenia. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A85, 2008.
  • Reyes PNT, Cohen C.I., Ramirez, P., Diwan, S., Palekar, N., Bankole, A., Natarajan N., Mittal, S., Goh, C. Clinical correlates of insight in older adults with schizophrenia. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A83, 2008.
  • Palekar N., Cohen C., Ramirez, P. Relationship between trauma and psychosis in older adults with schizophrenia. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A84, 2008.
  • Sanchez-Almira, M.A., Reyes, P., Ramirez, P, Cohen C.I. Community integration of older adults with schizophrenia. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A85, 2008.
  • Diwan, S., Cohen C.I., Reyes P., Bankole, A. Palekar, N., Ramirez, P. Correlations among symptom and social outcome in older adults with schizophrenia. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(suppl 1): A86, 2008.
  • * Magai, C.; Arnold, K.; Gomberg, D., & Cohen, CI. Unheard emotions and  unseen depression:   Improving caregiver awareness of dementia patients’ affects.  In FR Lewis. (Ed.) Focus on Nonverbal Communication Research.( pp 149-160). Hauppauge NY, Nova  Publishers, 2008.
  • Goh KH, Cohen, CI, Mittal S., Gustave M, Yaffee R Anxious and depressed elderly: A parallel or serial relationship. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association. Washington, D.C., May, 3-8, 2008. New Research Program, p.10.
  • Goh KH, Cohen, CI, Mittal S., Prehogan A., Yaffee R, Casimir, G.J. Depression in the elderly: What predicts the outcome. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association Washington, D.C., May, 3-8, 2008. New Research Program, p.10,
  • * Bankole A. Cohen C.I.  Vahia I., Diwan, S., Palekar N.  Reyes, P., Sapra M., Ramirez PM Symptomatic Remission in a Multi-Racial Urban Population of Older Adults with Schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 16:966-973, 2008.
  • * Sapra,M, Vahia,IV, Reyes, P., Ramirez PM, Cohen C. I. Subjective reasons for adherence to psychotropic medication and associated factors among older adults with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 106:348-355, 2008.
  • * Henry K.A., Cohen C.I. Perimenstrual headache:Treatment options. Current Headache Reports 7:70–76, 2008.
  • * Jones, SM, Vahia I, Cohen CI, Hindi A. Nurhussein M: A pilot study to assess behaviors, attitudes, and interoffice communication by psychiatrists and primary care providers in the care of older adults with schizophrenia. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 24:254-60, 2009.
  • * Cohen C.I., Pathak R., Vahia I.,  Ramirez PM. Outcome Among Community Dwelling Adults with Schizophrenia: Results Using Five Conceptual Models. Community Mental Health Journal Volume 45, Issue2 (2009), 151 -156.
  • * Vahia I, Cohen C.I. Geriatric Psychiatry: Schizophrenia and Delusional Disorders. In  Sadock, BJ  & Sadock VA (Eds),  Kaplan and Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry. Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009. 
  • * Brenner , S. Cohen C.I. Medical Health in Aging Persons With Schizophrenia. In J.M.  Meyer and H.A. Nasrallah (Eds), Medical Illness and Schizophrenia. 2nd Edition Washington,  D.C.  American Psychiatric Publishing, 2009.
  • * Henry, K.A, Cohen CI. Perimenstrual headache:Treatment options.  Curr Pain Headache Rep. 13:82-88, 2009.
  • Janardhanan, T. , Kim, S., Desrosiers, J-C, Palekar, N., Pugliese, S., Singh, J., Rizvi, B.F., Ramirez, P, Cohen, C.I. Dental Care and Associated Factors among Older Adults with Schizophrenia. American J of Geriatric Psychiatry 17(suppl 1):A129, 2009.
  • Ibraham F.A., Cohen, C.I., Ramirez, P. Successful aging in older adults with schizophrenia: prevalence and associated factors. American J of Geriatric Psychiatry 17(suppl 1):A137, 2009.
  • Begun, N.N., Cohen, C., Ramirez, P.M. Coping strategies in older adults with schizophrenia.
  • American J of Geriatric Psychiatry 17(suppl 1):A137, 2009.
  • Ibrahim F, Cohen CI, Ramirez, PM. Successful aging in older adults with schizophrenia: prevalence and associated factors. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association San Francisco, Ca. May, 16-21, 2009. NR2-097
  • Sodhi D, Cohen, CI, Ramirez, PM. A comparative analysis of the interpersonal
    conflict tactics used by older adults with schizophrenia and their age peers in the
    general community. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association San Francisco, Ca. May, 16-21, 2009.NR5-060
  • Abdallah C, Cohen, CI , Sanchez-Almira, M, Reyes, P,  Ramirez, PM.  Community integration and associated factors among older adults with schizophrenia. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association San Francisco, Ca. May, 16-21, 2009. NR6-080
  • Natarajan, N, M.D., Cohen, C M.D., Hindi, A., M.D., Ramirez,P. Negative Symptom Remission in Older Adults With Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder. CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary. 61st Institute on Psychiatric Services, 2009, p.81.
  • Abdallah C, Cohen, CI , Sanchez-Almira, M, Reyes, P, Ramirez, PM.  Community Integration and Associated Factors Among Older Adults With Schizophrenia CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary. 61st Institute on Psychiatric Services, 2009, p.66.
  • Ibrahim F, Cohen CI, Hindi, A., Ramirez, PM. Successful aging in older adults with schizophrenia: prevalence and associated factors. CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary. 61st Institute on Psychiatric Services, 2009, p.74
  • Sodhi D., Cohen CI, Hindi, A., Ramirez, PM A Comparative Analysis of the Interpersonal Conflict Tactics Used by Older Adults With Schizophrenia and Their Age Peers in the General Community. CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary. 61st Institute on Psychiatric Services, 2009, p.86
  • * Cohen CI, Goh KH, Yaffee R, Prehogan A. Depression Outcome Among a biracial sample of depressed urban elders. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 17:943-52, 2009.
  • * Abdallah C,  Cohen, CI , Sanchez-Almira, M, Reyes, P,  Ramirez, PM.  Community Integration and Associated Factors Among Older Adults With Schizophrenia. Psychiatric Services 12:1642-1648, 2009.
  • * Cohen,CI, Goh KH, Gustave M. A Prospective Study of Outcome and Predictors of Subclinical and Clinical Depression in an Older Biracial Sample of Psychiatric Outpatients. J of Affective Disorders 121: 204–211, 2010.
  • * Ibrahim F, Cohen CI, Ramirez, PM. Successful aging in older adults with schizophrenia: Prevalence and associated factors. Am J of Geriatric Psychiatry 18:879-886, 2010.
  • * Cohen CI, Abdallah C, Diwan S. Suicide attempts and associated factors in older adults with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 119: 253-257, 2010.
  • Jiminez C, Mittal S, Cohen CI. The role of religiosity in the well-being of older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 18 (suppl 1): S118-119, 2010.
  • Rahmani M, Cohen CI, Janardhanan, T, Palekar N, Desrosiers J-C, Singh J, Rizvi B. Historical changes in dementia severity and the presentation of neuropsychiatric symptoms in a multi-racial urban community. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 18 (suppl 1): S101, 2010.
  • Janardhanan T, Cohen CI, Kim, S, Rizvi BF: Dental care and associated factors among older adults with schizophrenia. . CME Syllabus and Proceedings Summary. 61st Institute on Psychiatric Services, 2010, Boston, MA
  • * Cohen CI, Jimenez C, Mittal S: The role of religion in the well-being of older adults with schizophrenia. Psychiatric Services 61:917-922, 2010.
  • * Koh S, Blank K, Cohen CI, Cohen G, Faison W, Kennedy G, Kyomen H, Liptzin B, Meador K, Rohrbaugh R, Rusch B, Sakauye K, Schultz S, Streim J.  Psychiatric  Services 61:1146-9, 2010
  • * Janardhanan T, Cohen CI, Kim, S, Rizvi BF: Dental care and associated factors among older adults with schizophrenia. .Journal of the American Dental Association 142:57-65, 2011.
  • * Cohen CI, Hassamal SK, Begum N: General coping strategies and their impact on quality of life in older adults with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research 2011 127(1-3):223-8, 2011.
  • * Cohen CI, Henry KA: The prevalence of headache and associated psychosocial factors in anurban biracial sample of older adults. International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine 2011;41(4):329-42.
  • Araujo M, Natarajan N, Cohen CI: The prevalence of negative symptoms and associated factors in older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 19(3)(suppl 1) S77, 2011.
  • Izediuno I, Biswarup G, Cohen CI: Hallucinations among older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 19(3)(suppl 1) S77-78, 2011.
  • Rahmani M, Abdullah C, Chandra P, Hassamal S, Cohen CI: Potential use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on cognitive functioning in patients with Alzheimer’s disease. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 19(3) (suppl 1) S70, 2011.
  • Cohen CI, Sanders R, McKenzie SE: Assessment of organizational cultural competency among nursing home staff. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 19(3)(suppl 1) S127, 2011.
  • Cohen CI, Shah A: Outcome of depression in older adults with schizophrenia. Presented at the annual meeting of the Amer Assn of Geriatric Psychiatry, March 18-21, 2011, San Antonio, Tx. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 19(3)(suppl 1) S26, 2011. 
  • Izediuno I, Biswarup G, Cohen CI: Hallucinations among older adults with schizophrenia. Presented at the 164th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, May 14-18, 2011.
  • Marino L, Alexeenko L, Cohen CI: Psychoses in the general community: A case for the relevance of subclinical psychoses.  Presented at the 164th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, May 14-18, 2011. 
  • * Cohen CI. Why "Occupy Wall Street" should occupy us. Psychiatric  Services 62:1514, 2011.
  • * Cohen C.I. A new perspective on early onset schizophrenia. , in Agronin M.E. , Maletta, G.J. (Eds), Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry, 2nd ed. Philadelphia, Wolters Kluwer /Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2011, pp 474-475.
  • * Cohen CI, Palekar,N, Barker J, Ramirez PM: The relationship between trauma and clinical outcome variables among older adults with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 20:408-415, 2012.
  • * Cohen CI, McKenzie S, Rahmani M, Prospere, E, Singh J : Historical changes in the severity of dementia and accompanying neuropsychiatric symptoms in persons presenting for evaluation in a multi-racial urban dementia center. Alzheimer Disease & Associated Disorders - An International Journal, 26:352-357, 2012. 
  • * Garcia-Aracena E., Jimenez, C., Ryu, H, Cohen C.I. Quality of life in older adults with schizophrenia on 4-year follow-up. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 20(3)(suppl 1) S92, 2012.
  • Khan I.A., Araujo, M, Cohen, C.I. What happens to negative symptoms in schizophrenia in later life and what can be done about them? American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 20(3)(suppl 1) S93, 2012.
  • Ryu, H.H., Garcia-Aracena E., Jimenez, C., Cohen, C.I. Depression in older adults with schizophrenia on 4-year follow-up. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 20(3)(suppl 1) S93, 2012.
  • Jimenez, C., Ryu, H.H., Garcia-Aracena E., Cohen, C.I. Community integration in older adults with schizophrenia on 4-year follow-up. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 20(3)(suppl 1) S91, 2012.
  • Sanders R. Cohen C.I. Assessing individual and organizational cultural competency in nursing home staff. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 20(3)(suppl 1) S157, 2012
  • Iqbal M., Khan I., Ceide, M. Cohen C. Longitudinal study of symptom remission in older adults with schizophrenia: A 4.5 year follow-up study. Presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2012 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia Pa. May 5-9, 2012, NR2-41.
  • Yadack, A. Ghosh B, Izediuno I., Cohen C.I. Hallucinations in older adults with schizophrenia on 4.5 year follow-up. Presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2012 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia Pa. May 5-9, 2012, NR3-53.
  • Garcia-Aracena E., Jimenez, C., Ryu, H, Cohen C.I. Quality of life in older adults with schizophrenia. A longitudinal population based study. Presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2012 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia Pa. May 5-9, 2012, NR2-54.
  • Jimenez, C., Ryu, H.H., Garcia-Aracena E., Cohen, C.I. Predictors of community integration in older adults with schizophrenia. Presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2012 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia Pa. May 5-9, 2012, NR5-49.
  • Jimenez, C., Ryu, H.H., Garcia-Aracena E. , Cohen, C.I. From community integration to successful aging in schizophrenia. Presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2012 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia Pa. May 5-9, 2012, NR5-50.
  • Ryu, H.H., Garcia-Aracena E., Jimenez, C., Cohen, C.I. Course of depression among older adults with schizophrenia: A 4-year follow-up. Presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2012 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia Pa. May 5-9, 2012, NR5-53.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Ibrahim, F. Serving elders in the public sector. In McQuisten H.L., Sowers, W., Ranz J.M., Feldman, J.M.,  Handbook of Community Psychiatry. New York, Springer, 2012.
  • * Cohen CI, Natarajan N, Araujo M, Solanki D: Prevalence of Negative Symptoms and Associated Factors in Older Adults with Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder. Amer. J of Geriatric Psychiatry, 21:100-107, 2013.
  • * Cohen , C.I., Solanki, D., Sodhi D. Interpersonal conflict strategies and their impact on positive symptom remission in persons aged 55 and older with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. International Journal of Psychogeriatrics, 25: 47-53, 2013.
  • Ceide ME, Basetty, S, Cohen CI: Predictors of cognitive improvement in persons with cognitive impairment: A naturalistic study. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 21(3)(suppl 1) S82, 2013.
  • Izediuno I, Cohen CI: The course and outcome of insight in older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 21(3)(suppl 1) S121, 2013.
  • Yadack A, Izediuno I, Ghosh B, Cohen CI, Garrett M: Hallucinations in older adults with schizophrenia on 4.5 year follow-up. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 21(3)(suppl 1) S122, 2013.
  • Cohen CI Psychotic disorders. In: Durso SC, Sullivan GM, eds. Geriatrics Review Syllabus: A Core Curriculum in Geriatric Medicine, 8th ed. New York, NY: American Geriatrics Society; 2013.
  • * Cohen CI, Marino L. Racial and ethnic differences in the prevalence of psychotic experiences in the general population Psychiatric Services 64: 1103-1109, 2013.
  • * Cohen CI, Izediuno I, Yadack A, Ghosh B, Garrett M: Characteristics of auditory hallucinations and associated factors in older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 22:442-449, 2014.
  • * Cohen CI, Iqbal M: A longitudinal study of remission among older adults with schizophrenia spectrum disorder. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 22:450-458, 2014.
  • Cohen CI, Marino L: Prevalence of psychotic symptoms: in reply. Psychiatric Services 65(2):270-1, 2014.
  • * Cohen CI: Schizophrenia, in Whitbourne SK(ed): The Encyclopedia of Adulthood and Aging. Wiley-Blackwell, in press.
  • Mani A, Cohen CI, Burke J, Izeiduno I: Insight in older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 22(3)(suppl 1) S92, 2014.
  • Reinhardt M, Le H., Gofman Y, Pierre-Louis F, Lin R, Norris CG, Ceide ME, Ramezani R, Cohen CI, Vengassery A, Saini M: Oral health status and associated factors in minority adults with neurocognitive disorders. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 22(3)(suppl 1) S68-69, 2014.
  • * Cohen CI, Ryu HH: A Longitudinal Study of the Outcome and Associated Factors of Subsyndromal and Syndromal Depression in Community-Dwelling Older Adults with Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 23:925-33, 2015. 
  • * Reinhardt MM, Cohen CI. Late-life psychosis: diagnosis and treatment. Current Psychiatry Reports, 17(2) 542 (pp 1-13), 2015.
  • * Cohen CI, Meesters PD, Zhao J. New Perspectives on Schizophrenia into Later Life: Implications for Treatment, Policy, and Research. Lancet Psychiatry 2(4):340-50, 2015.
  • * Cohen , C. Mental piece keepers, in McFadden F(Ed): 11 Out of 10.ACollection of Humorous Medical Stories. Middletown, DE: Hollywood Upstairs Publishing, 2015.
  • * Cohen CI, Reinhardt, MM. Political economy and neoliberalism: their influence on community mental health practice, research, and policy. In Rosenberg J, Rosenberg S (Eds), Community Mental Health, 3rd Edition. New York, Routledge, 2018, pp 328-350.
  • * Vahia IV, Cohen CI: Geriatric Psychiatry: Schizophrenia and Delusional Disorders. In  Sadock, BJ  & Sadock VA (Eds),  Kaplan and Sadock’s Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry. Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017.
  • * Cohen CI, Elmouchtari M, Ahmed I . Working with elderly persons across cultures, in Bhugra, D, Bhui K (ed), Transcultural Psychiatry.2nd Edition.  London, Cambridge, 2018, pp 552-569.
  • * Murante T, Cohen CI. Cognitive functioning in older adults with schizophrenia. Focus 15 (1): 26-34, 2017.
  • * Cohen CI, Vengassery, A., Garcia Aracena EF. A longitudinal analysis of quality of life and associated factors in older adults with schizophrenia spectrum disorder. Am J Geriatric  Psychiatry 25(7):755-765, 2017.
  • * Cohen CI: Schizoaffective disorder in later life—"Beware the Jabberwock" American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 25:951-952, 2017.
  • Sewell, DD(Editor-In-Chief), Aslam M. Cohen C, McDonald W, Swantek S (Section Editors): Internet Geriatric Psychiatry Self-Assessment Program. Edition 04. American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry www.aagponline.org/iGPSAP, 2017.
  • Freeman K, Cohen C, Reinhardt M, Mani A, Ghoneim D: Pharmacogenetic guided treatment of mental illness in later life. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 25(3)(suppl 1) S144-S145, 2017
  • Mani A, Cohen C. Clinical correlates of insight in older adults in schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 25(3)(suppl 1) S147-S148, 2017.
  • * Cohen CI, Murante  T  A prospective analysis of the role of cognition in three models of aging and schizophrenia.  Schizophrenia  Research 196:22-28, 2018.
  • * Cohen CI, Freeman K, Ghoneim D, Vengassery A, Ghezelaiagh B, Reinhardt MM.  Advances in the conceptualization and study of schizophrenia in later life. Psychiatric Clinics of North America 41:39-53, 2018.
  • * Cohen CI. Treating very-late-onset schizophrenia-like psychosis: Positive findings but many questions remain unanswered. Lancet Psychiatry, 7:528-529, 2018
  • * Cohen, CI, Lo, P, Nzodom, C, Sahlu, S. Migration, acculturation, and mental health, in Llorente, M (Ed) Culture, Heritage, and Diversity in Older Adult Mental Health Care. Washington, DC, American Psychiatric Publishing, 2019, pp 53-80.
  • * Reinhardt  M, Ghoneim  D, Murante, T, Cohen CI. Treatment of late life psychosis. In Concise Textbook of Geriatric Psychiatry. Springer Science, 2019.
  • * Cohen, CI, Mani, A, Ghezelaiagh, B. A longitudinal study of illness awareness in older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 27:200-209, 2019.
  • * Cohen CI. Assessing outcomes in schizophrenia in later life, in Cohen CI, Meesters PD (Eds) Schizophrenia and Psychoses in Later Life: New Perspectives on Treatment, Research, and Policy. London, Cambridge University Press, 2019.
  • * Copeli, F, Cohen CI. Medical issues in older persons with schizophrenia , in Cohen CI, Meesters PD (Eds) Schizophrenia and Psychoses in Later Life: New Perspectives on Treatment, Research, and Policy. London, Cambridge University Press, 2019.
  • * Cohen, C.I., Meesters, P.D. Epilogue: controversies, conjectures, and future directions, in Cohen CI, Meesters PD (Eds) Schizophrenia and Psychoses in Later Life: New Perspectives on Treatment, Research, and Policy. London, Cambridge University Press, 2019.
  • Vengassery A, Cohen C, Sheikh S, Maududi S, Donovan, V, Kaishibayev S, Reinhardt M. Self–health: its validity and utility in older adults with schizophrenia. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 27(3): S181, 2019.
  • Vengassery A, Sheikh S, Maududi S, Donovan, V, Kaishibayev S, Arthur P, Voigt J, Cohen, C, Reinhardt M. Transitioning patients with major neurocognitive disorders from antipsychotic medications to citalopram - a pharmacogenetically-informed case series. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 27(3): S90, 2019.
  • * Adler K, Apple S, Friedlander A, Cheng F, Cohen C, Levine SR, Lucchesi M, Maruff P, Reinhardt M, Salmieri M, Stevens D, Weingast S, Gustafson D. Computerized cognitive performance assessments in the Brooklyn Cognitive Impairment & Health Disparities Pilot Study. Alzheimers &  Dementia, 15:1420-1426, 2019.
  • * Cohen CI, Freeman K, Ghoneim D, Vengassery A, Ghezelaiagh B, Reinhardt MM.  Advances in the conceptualization and study of schizophrenia in later life: 2020 Update.  Clin Geriatr Med 36:221–236, 2020.
  • * Cohen  CI, Vengassery A, Reinhardt MM. The utility of self-rated health in older adults with schizophrenia. International Psychogeriatrics, in press.
  • * Cohen, CI, Reinhardt MM.  Recovery and recovering in older adults with schizophrenia: A 5-tier model. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry , in press.
  • * Cohen CI. Musings on methods and modalities in the study and care of  older adults with serious mental illness. International Psychogeriatrics, in press.

Principal Investigator & Project Administrator

  • "Networks of the Aged Living in Midtown S.R.O. Hotels."  NIMH RO1-MHAG 31745, 1978 - 1981; $178,000.
  • "Natural Helping Neighbors - A Forgotten Health Resource."  Supported by Ittleson, New York,   and Van Amerigen Foundations; 1978 - 1979; $45,500.
  • "Aftercare for Ex-Mental Patients."  Supported by Gateposts Foundation; 1980 - 1981; $20,700.
  • "Schizophrenia and Social Networks."  SUNY DMC (Intramural); 1982 - 1983; $2,000.
  • "Old Men on the Bowery in the 1980's - Adaptive Strategies."  NIMH 1-RO1 MH37562, 1982 - 1985; $155,000.
  • "Geriatric Training Models." NIMH T24 MH18088, 1984 - 1987; $101,000.
  • "Postgraduate Specialty Training in Geriatric Mental Health."  NIMH TO1 MH3089, 1984 - 1987; $228,000.
  • "Geriatric Mental Health Academic Award" (Career Development Award). NIMH KO7 MH00523, 1984 - 1987;  $135,000.
  •  "Project Rescue - Model Program for Homeless Mentally Ill."  NIMH 1-H84 MH42443, 1986 - 1990; $338,000.
  • "A Self-Administered Screening Test to Detect Dementia in Community-Dwelling Elderly."   Research  Retirement Foundation, 1986 - 1988; $49,788.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center, New York State Department of Health,  1988 – 1999; $54000-  $100,000  per year.
  • Geriatric Training and Education Program, New York State Office of Mental Health, 1987 - 1990; 1993 - 2011;  $25,000 per year.
  • Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act.  Developed grant for Bowery Residents' Committee approximately $150,000/year.  Public Health Service, 1988 - 1991.
  • "Older Homeless Women."  NIMH RO1-MH45780, 1989 - 1993; $237,830.
  • "Training in Inner-City Child and Geriatric Psychiatry."  NIMH TO1-MH19319, 1989-1992; $388,350.
  • Technical Assistance Grant.  Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation.  1990; $3,000.
  • Home Visits for Dementia Patients.  Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation.  1990-92; $5,000.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Center - Satellite Center.  Principal Investigator at Satellite Center.  NIA P30AGO8051, 1991-1995; $765,700.
  • "Depression Among Nursing Home Residents with Dementia."  New York State Department of Health. 1992-94; $249,700.
  • "Mood, Psychosis, and Agitation Among Afro-American, Afro-Caribbean, and Caucasian Dementia Patients."  New York State Department Health. 1994-1996; $250,000.
  • Dementia Outreach Campaign to Minority Communities.  Borough of Brooklyn, 1993 - present, $3000 to $23,000/year.
  • "Depression & Anxiety Disorder in Older African Americans." NIMH RO1 MH53453, 1995-2002, $1,184,000.
  • "The Buddy Model: Using Natural Supports to Improve the Well-Being of Nursing Home Residents with Dementia."  NYS Department of Health, 1996-97;  $240.000.
  • Seroquel Phase IIIb Outcome Study, Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, 1995-97.
  • Donepezil Phase IIIb Outcome Study,  Eisai/Pfizer, 1996-97.
  • “Risperidone vs. Olanzapine in the Treatment of Schizophrenia in Elderly Subjects.” Janssen    Pharmaceutica, Inc.,  1997 - 99.
  • “A Comparison of the Effectiveness of Seroquel Versus Risperidone in the Treatment of Behavioral  Disturbances in Alzheimer’s Disease.”  Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, 1998 - 00.
  • “Mandatory Depression Screening as a Model for Improving Recognition and Treatment of Depression in Dementia Patients.”  NYS  Department of Health, 1998-1999, $230,000.
  • “Prevalence of Hyperprolactinemia in Schizophrenic Patients Treated with Antipsychotic Drugs.”  1998-99,  Eli Lilly.
  • “Use of Olanzepine in the Reduction of Hyperprolactinemia in Schizophrenic Patients.” 1998- 99,  Eli Lilly.
  • “The Use of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) in Patients with Depression: A Placebo-Controlled Trial. SUNY HSCB Intramural Investment Initiative, 1998-99, $20,000.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center, New York State Department of Health,  2000 – 2005; $300,000.
  • Alzheimer’s Disease Community Services Program. NYS Department of Health, 2000-2006, $228,000.
  • Clinical Antipsychotic Trial in Effectiveness and Treatment (CATIE). NIMH, subcontract with UNC. 2001-2002, $50,000.
  • “Geodon Safety Trial”  Pfizer/Zodiac   2002 –2004  $ 4000.
  • “Training of Home Attendants in Dementia Care.” Union 1199. $11,000. 2001-2002.
  • “Fellowship Training in Geriatric Medicine, Dentistry, and Psychiatry.” Bureau of Health Professions, HRSA,  DO1 HP 00022, 2003-2007,  $1,400,000.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center, New York State Department of Health,  2005 – 2011; $380,000.
  • Alzheimer’s Disease Community Services Program. NYS Department of Health, 2006-2011, $195,000. 
  • “Fellowship Training in Geriatric Medicine, Dentistry, and Psychiatry.” Bureau of Health  Professions, HRSA D01HP08799,  2007-2010, $1,800,000.
  •  “A Training Program to Enhance Cultural Competency in Nursing Homes” NYS Dept of Health , 2008-  2011  $850,000.
  • “Fellowship Training in Geriatric Medicine, Dentistry, and Psychiatry.” Bureau of Health Professions, HRSA D01HP08799-04, 2010-2016, $3,686,743.
  • Equipment To Enhance Training For Health Professionals,  HRSA D76HP20809, 2010-2011, $43,639.
  • Capital Grant for the Brooklyn Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Brooklyn Borough President & NYC Council,  2013-2014, $592,000.
  • Clinical Services Grant, New York City Council, 2014, $4,000.
  • NYC Department for the Aging (from Brooklyn Borough President) 2014-2015 $3000
  • NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (from NYC Council) 2014-2015 $6000
  • NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (from NYC Council) 2015-2016 $6000
  • Sunnyside Community Services (subcontract from NYS DOH Alzheimer’s grant) 2016-2021 $100,000
  • Mental Health Association-NYC (subcontract from NYS grant for geriatric ACT team) 2015-2016, $21,000
  • Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease NYS DOH 2016-2021, $2,350,000.
  • Course Trajectories and Associated Factors in Alzheimer’s Disease, Alzheimer’s Association, 2019-2021, $25,000.
  • Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program  HRSA  Award No. U1QHP33077, 2019-2024, $3,750,000.
  • Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program-COVID  HRSA Award No. T1MHP39042 2020-2021,  $90,625.
Co-Principal Investigator
  • "Providing a Missing Link in the Chain of Natural Support Systems." AOA-90-A-1825, 1979-1981;  $259,000.
  • “Treatment of Depression in Late Stage Dementia Patients.”  NYS Department of Health, 1996-97, $245,000.
  • “Coping and Adaptation in Older African Americans.” MBRC/NIA 1996-99, $1,032,337.
  • “Enhancing Mood and Reducing Symptoms in Late Stage Dementia Patients by Training Staffing Non-verbal Sensitivity.  NYS Department of Health, 1998-2000; $241,000.
  • “Career Leadership Award - Dr. Carol Magai” NIA KO7-AG00921, 1999-2002; $300,000.
  •  “Older Persons With Schizophrenia” NIGMS SO6 GM54650(subproject), 2001-2003; $240,000. PI: Paul Ramirez, Co-PI C. Cohen
  • “NIMH Career Opportunities in Research [COR]),” 1 T34 MH65174 2002 - 2007 Education and Training, Honors Undergraduates $1,479,646 . LIU COR. PI: C. Magai, C. Cohen, Co-PI and SUNY-Downstate Research Coordinator.
  • “Ethnicity and Socioemotional Functioning in Later Life.” 1RO1AG/MH21017 $1,880,213.              2003-2007     PI: C. Magai, Co-PI, C. Cohen
  • “Service Utilization among Older Schizophrenic Persons” NIGMS SO6 GM74923(subproject), $360,000 2006- 2009.PI: Paul Ramirez, Co-PI C. Cohen
  • SUNY Network Aging Partnership (SNAP): Investigating Frailty and Enhancing Health Span Across the Health Spectrum.. Consortium with SUNY campuses at Upstate, Buffalo, Downstate, and Stony    2014-2015. Funded by SUNY Health Network of Excellence, $147,482.
  • Imaging Dementia - Evidence For Amyloid Scanning (IDEAS) Study. PI:  Michael Reinhardt, MD

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