Zachary B. Wikerd MD

Zachary Wikerd

Zachary B. Wikerd
MD

Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine and Geriatric Medicine

Department of Medicine

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

Contact Information
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, New York 14215
Phone: 716-898-3000
Fax: 716-898-3000
zbwikerd@buffalo.edu


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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Geriatric Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (2020)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, The MetroHealth System (2019)
  • MD, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (2016)
  • BS, Biomedical Sciences, University of Waterloo (2011)

Employment:

  • Assistant Professor, Medicine, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (2020-present)

Awards and Honors:

  • 2020 Scholarship in Teaching Award (2020)



Professional Memberships:

  • Society of Hospital Medicine (2020–present)
  • American Geriatric Society (2019–present)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP) (2016–present)

Presentations:

  • "Let’s Talk: Having the Tough Conversations in the Era of COVID-19" ; metro Health System (2020)
  • "Glucose on my Mind: Diabetes and Cognitive Decline" Evidence Based Medicine Conference; Icahn School of Medicine (2019)
  • "To Line or Not to Line; A systems review of Acute Chest Syndrome" Morbidity and Mortality Case Conference; The MetroHealth System (2019)
  • "Disturbia: Managing Behaviors in Dementia" Ambulatory Case Conference; Icahn School of Medicine (2019)
  • "Death and Dying: Reflections on the End of Life in Internal Medicine" Senior Grand Rounds; The MetroHealth System (2019)
  • "Can you clear me for Surgery; Operative Frailty in Older Adults" Morbidity and Mortality Grand Rounds; Icahn School of Medicine (2019)
  • "How to Review a Meta-Analysis" Journal Club; The MetroHealth System (2018)

Service Activities:

  • Social Isolation Among LGBT Older Adults: An Emerging Issue - DOROT: University Without Walls (2020)
  • Stay Independent: Fall Prevention and Mobility - 92nd Street YMCA (2020)
  • Rural and Tropical Medicine (Observership) - Assisted with primary trauma care, burns, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, parasitology, malaria, immunizations - Sewa Bhawan Hospital, EHA, Chhattisgarh, India (2013)
  • REACH RCSI Programme; Grinds Club - Provided one to one academic support to inner city students. (2012–2013)
  • Canadian Cancer Society - Assisted patients and families access services, registration, provided emotional support and social interaction - Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, Ontario (2009–2011)

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Contact Information

462 Grider Street
Buffalo, New York 14215
Phone: 716-898-3000
Fax: 716-898-3000
zbwikerd@buffalo.edu

This faculty member is affiliated with UBMD, practicing physicians who are also professors in the Jacobs School.

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