Dr. Mark Nathanson is attending psychiatrist at NY Presbyterian Hospital and Director of the Fellowship Program in Geriatric Psychiatry at Columbia University and the New York State Office of Mental Health. He is a faculty member of the Stroud Center for Geriatrics and Quality of Life at Columbia University and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry in the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. He is a well-regarded clinician, educator and program developer in the areas of geriatric mental health, emergency and crisis psychiatry and elder abuse issues. He is an active faculty member of the Columbia University Macy’s Scholars Interprofessional Education/Narrative Medicine Program.
. Dr. Nathanson is medical director of Psychiatric Mobile Crisis Unit at Mt. Sinai at Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, NY. He has lectured extensively on geriatric mental health topics, mental health services in NORCs and disaster preparedness. He is a lecturer for the NYC Geriatric Education Consortium