Please join us in congratulating Dr. Anthony Rosen on his promotion to Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Rosen is a nationally recognized expert in geriatric emergency medicine. He currently serves on the Board of Governors for the American College of Emergency Physicians' (ACEP) recently launched Geriatric ED Accreditation process. He is a core faculty member of the Geriatric ED Collaborative and is a contributor to the NIH-funded Geriatric Emergency Care Applied Research (GEAR) Task Force. From 2019-2020, he served as president of the Academy of Geriatric Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Rosen’s research focuses on improving identification, intervention, and prevention of elder abuse in the ED and other health care settings. Dr. Rosen has contributed as a co-author on 53 original scientific publications in this focused area and has led the development of a first-of-its kind multi-disciplinary clinical intervention program. He has obtained 8 grants serving as Principal Investigator, including an R01, K76, and R03 from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a recent large grant from the New York State Office of Victim Services, and private foundation grants.
Dr. Rosen led the development of a Department of Emergency Medicine-based multi-disciplinary Vulnerable Elder Protection Team (VEPT) to assess, treat, and ensure the safety of elder abuse and neglect victims while collecting evidence and working closely with the authorities. His work with collaborators also explores the optimal role of prosecutors in elder abuse response.
Dr. Rosen was awarded the Outstanding Researcher Rising Star Award by the New York State Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians (NYACEP) in 2020. In 2019, he received the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine’s (SAEM) Young Investigator Award for commitment and achievement in research during the early stage of an academic career. He was also the 2018 recipient of the Jeffrey H. Silverstein Memorial Award for Emerging Investigators in the Surgical and Related Medical Specialties, awarded by the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) to an emerging investigator in the surgical and related medical specialties whose research is focused on geriatrics in their specialty committed to a career in aging research.
Dr. Rosen received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College and completed his residency in 2014 through the NYP Cornell & Columbia Emergency Medicine Residency Program. He completed a Geriatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at WCM in 2016, and has a master's degree in public health from UCLA.