Vernon C. Clifton MD, MBA

Vernon Clifton

Vernon C. Clifton
MD, MBA

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Geriatric Medicine; Internal Medicine

Contact Information
Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider St
DK Miller Bldg #208
Buffalo, NY 14215
Phone: 347-421-9972
Fax: 716-898-4493
vernoncl@buffalo.edu


Patient Care

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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Geriatric Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (2017)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University at Buffalo - SUNY (2016)
  • MD, St. George's University (2013)
  • MBA, Dalhousie University (2004)
  • BS, Mathematics & Biology, Dalhousie University (2002)

Employment:

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine, University at Buffalo - State University of New York (2017-present)
  • Fellow, Geriatric & Palliative Care, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (2016–2017)
  • Resident, Medicine, University at Buffalo - State University of New York (2013–2016)
  • Manager, Advisory Risk Services, Ernst & Young LLP, Canada (2004–2008)



Professional Memberships:

  • American Geriatrics Society (2017–present)
  • American College of Physicians (2016–present)

Presentations:

  • "Temporal Arteritis: When you hear hoof beats...Think Quagga" Ambulatory Case Conference, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine (2017)
  • "Old Fluid Guidelines in Old Adults: Reducing Volume Overload in Sepsis Protocol" Morbidity & Mortality Conference, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine (2017)
  • "“To intubate or not to intubate?” Using a Frailty Index Assessment for the Prediction of Adverse Outcomes in Hospitalized Geriatric Patients" EBM, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine (2016)
  • "Exercise & Aging and the effects on Dementia" Community Guest Speaker, 92Y, Special Interest Group (2016)
  • "Losing Sleep Over Chronic Insomnia in the Elderly" EBM, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine (2016)
  • "Resuscitating a DNR: The Importance of Communication" Morbidity & Mortality Conference, University at Buffalo - State University of New York, Department of Internal Medicine (2016)

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Contact Information

Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider St
DK Miller Bldg #208
Buffalo, NY 14215
Phone: 347-421-9972
Fax: 716-898-4493
vernoncl@buffalo.edu

Looking for a doctor? This faculty member is affiliated with UBMD, the group comprised of practicing physicians who are also professors in the UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

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