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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

Geriatric Fellowship Program


Michael Reinhardt, MD

Michael Reinhardt, MD

Program Director

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Michael Reinhardt CV

Everton Prospere

Everton A. Prospere, MD

Program Director - Medicine

Dr. Prospere CV

Carl Cohen, MD

Carl I. Cohen, MD

Associate Program Director
Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine
SUNY Distinguished Service Professor
Director of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry

Dr. Cohen CV



Administrative Staff

Barbara Singh

Barbara Singh

Staff Assistant


Fellowship Program Faculty

Intereprofessional Clinical Case Conferences

  • Carl Cohen, MD: Distinguished Professor, Director of Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Michael Reinhardt, MD: Assistant Professor, Director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program 
  • Shirley Girouard, PhD, RN, FAAN: Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Innovations, College of Nursing
  • Karlene Lawrenec, DNP: College of Nursing
  • Clivia Torres, LCSW: Clinical Instructor, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry


Neurology and Cognitive Disorders

Howard Crystal, MD

Professor of Neurology, University Hospital of Brooklyn

CV Crystal 2011


Psychotherapy and Clinical Technique

Hamid Rahim, PhD