NEW YORK NY: January 9 2016 — The New Jewish Home, one of the nation’s largest and most diversified nonprofit geriatric health and rehabilitation systems, welcomes Gabriel H. Brandeis, MD, CMD, as Senior Director of Medicine.

In a career spanning more than three decades Dr. Brandeis has practiced geriatric medicine at nursing homes, medical centers and veterans’ hospitals throughout the Boston area. For the past 20 years he has been the nursing home medical director for Boston University Geriatric Services.

Dr. Brandeis has taught at Harvard and Boston universities and his research has been published in the Journal of Aging Research, the Annals of Long-term Care, the Journal of the American Geriatric Society, the Journal of Gerontology, Nursing Home Medicine, and a host of other scholarly publications and books. He has been honored by the American Geriatric Society, the Sanofi-Aventis Foundation and Lunax, among others.

Gabriel Brandeis graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with bachelor’s and master’s degrees. He holds an MD from what is now the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Brandeis completed an internal medicine residency at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse and a geriatric fellowship at Harvard Medical School. Subsequently, he joined the faculty at Boston University as Associate Professor of Medicine. He was recently appointed as a clinical professor in the Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Care of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
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About THE NEW JEWISH HOME: Serving New Yorkers of all faiths and ethnicities for 168 years, The New Jewish Home is transforming eldercare as we know it. One of the nation’s largest and most diversified not‐for‐profit geriatric health and rehabilitation systems, Jewish Home serves 12,000 older adults each year, in their homes and on campuses in Manhattan and Westchester, through short-term rehabilitation, long‐term skilled nursing, low-income housing, and a wide range of home health programs. Jewish Home believes that high quality care and personal dignity are everyone’s right, regardless of background or economic circumstances. Technology, innovation, applied research and new models of care put The New Jewish Home at the vanguard of eldercare providers across the country.