Andrew Cohen, MD, DPhil

Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine (Geriatrics)

Research Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Geriatric Medicine

Research Interests

Advance Care Planning; Decision Making; Dementia; Geriatrics; Legal Guardians; Palliative Care

Research Summary

The long-term goal of Dr. Cohen's work is to improve health care decision making for patients with dementia.  He has a particular interest in decision making by guardians, also known as conservators, who are appointed by the court to represent persons with impaired capacity who do not have an appropriate surrogate decision maker.  He is currently funded by a Beeson award from the National Institute on Aging.

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Andrew Cohen, MD, DPhil
Mailing Address
Geriatrics333 Cedar Street
PO Box 208025

New Haven, CT 06520-8025