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Suzanne Fields Geriatrician, Chief, Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Hospitalist Medicine Medicine School of Medicine

Contact Information

Admin.Staf Tech Park 205 Belle Meade Rd.

East Setauket, 11733

631/444-5195

Biography

Suzanne Fields specializes in geriatric medicine, falls, dementia, and comprehensive geriatric assessment. During her tenure at Stony Brook, she has established the University’s affiliation with the Long Island Veteran’s Home in Stony Brook, created a geriatrics curriculum, coordinated conferences on geriatric education, and published an extensive range of topics related to her field.

Education

  • Medical School, University of Connecticut
  • Residency, Waterbury Hospital, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center, Internal Medicine

Research Grants

Award Start End Sponsor Type Amount Status
Long Island Geriatric Education Center Consortium 2007-07-01T00:00:00 2008-06-30T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 291547.44 Closed
Geriatric Education Centers 2005-07-01T00:00:00 2006-12-31T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 219842.16 Closed
Geriatric Education Centers 2001-07-01T00:00:00 2002-06-30T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 91044.82 Closed
Geriatric Education Center 2002-07-01T00:00:00 2003-06-30T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 156426 Closed
Long Island Geriatric Education Center Consortium 2010-07-01T00:00:00 2010-08-31T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 0 Closed
Geriatric Education Centers 2009-07-01T00:00:00 2011-06-30T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 467699.2 Closed
Geriatric Education Center 2004-07-01T00:00:00 2005-06-30T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 212879.98 Closed
Geriatric Education Centers 2003-07-01T00:00:00 2004-06-30T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 229497.04 Closed
Geriatric Education Centers 2008-07-01T00:00:00 2009-06-30T00:00:00 Health Resources and Services Admin Federal 429135.36 Closed
Fixed Price Balance Account for the Department of General Medicine and Geriatrics 2009-03-01T00:00:00 2018-06-30T00:00:00 Balance-Multiple Sponsors Nonsponsored 2288.65 Approved

Publications

  1. Author Article Journal of the American Medical Directors Association Pain Assessment in Nursing Home Residents With Dementia: Psychometric Properties and Clinical Utility of the CNA Pain Assessment Tool (CPAT) 2009 10 7 505 - 510
  2. Author Article Evidence-Based Medicine Review: lack of evidence that multifactorial risk assessment and targeted interventions prevent falls in elderly people 2008 13 4 116 - 116
  3. Author Book 2005 10
  4. Author Article Evidence-Based Medicine A decrease of >=2 points on the Mini-Mental State Examination was the best determinant of delirium in elderly patients admitted to hospital 2005 10 5 149 - 149
  5. Author Article Clinics in Geriatric Medicine Obesity 2005 21 4
  6. Author Article Evidence-Based Medicine Review: verteporfin plus photodynamic therapy reduces loss of vision in age related macular degeneration 2004 9 1 20 - 20
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