Roseanne C. Berger MD

Roseanne Berger

Roseanne C. Berger
MD

Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

Department of Family Medicine

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Family Medicine; Geriatric Medicine

Contact Information
UBMD Family Medicine at Amherst
850 Hopkins Road
Williamsville, New York 14221
Phone: (716) 688-9641
Fax: (716) 829-2447
bergerrc@buffalo.edu


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

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Education and Training:

  • Certificate, Royal College of Physicians (2008)
  • Geriatrics, University at Buffalo (1987)
  • Family Medicine, University Hospital, San Diego, California (1980)
  • Family Medicine, Deaconess Hospital (1979)
  • MD, Medicine, New York Medical College (1977)
  • BA, Art History, Cornell University (1972)

Employment:

  • Associate Professor, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (1993-present)
  • Professional Staff, Office of the Dean, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (1992–1999)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (1986–1993)
  • Director, Predoctoral Education (1991–1992)
  • Preceptor, Family Medicine Center (1983–1992)
  • Director of Faculty Development and Continuing Medical Education, University at Buffalo (1987–1991)
  • Acting Medical Director, Akron Health Center (1989)
  • Associate Medical Director, Deaconess Skilled Nursing Facility (1989)
  • Staff Clinician and Faculty Preceptor, Akron Health Center (1981–1989)
  • Associate Medical Director, Family Medicine Center (1980–1983)

Awards and Honors:

  • Gold Humanism Honor Society (2015)
  • ACGME Parker J. Palmer Courage to Lead Award (2014)
  • Dean's Award (2014)

Research Expertise:

  • Osteoporosis Prevention: Physician Attitudes, Knowledge & Behaviors: Prospective Review of Falls at Buffalo General Hospital
  • Technology Diffusion Using Geriatric Education Centers: Multi-Site Study Flu Vaz Project, Millard Fillmore Hospitals

Journal Articles:

Books and Book Chapters:

  • Rosenthal TC. (2006) Office Care Geriatrics. In: Office Care Geriatrics. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Inc, 134-146.

Abstracts:

  • Berger,R., Griswold,K., Palermo,D., Buyea,C. (2010) Developing a Checklist to Assess Clinical Teaching and Evaluation Feedback to Clinical Teachers in collaboration with The Royal College of Physicians. (May)
  • Berger RC. (2008) Policy Recommendations to the Commissioner of Health "Transparency and Accountability in GME". (Mar) 13-25
  • Berger,R., Reichgott, M., Norton, J., et.al.,. (2000) GME Core Curriculum Report. (Dec)
  • Roseanne Berger. (1900) Understanding and Doing Research: A Model Curricular Approach to Produce Resident Researchers. (Jan)
  • J. Yack, Roseanne Berger. (1900) Dynamic Stability in the Elderly: Identifying a possible measure. (Jan)
  • Thomas Rosenthal, Roseanne Berger, John Naughton, Michael Noe. (1900) A Consortium, Graduate Medical Education, and Buffalo: Defining a Common Ground. (Jan) 465-470
  • K. Crooks, Roseanne Berger, G. Schueckler. (1900) An Educational Conference to Recruit Women to Primary Care Residencies. (Jan)

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Family Practice
  • American Geriatrics Society
  • Erie County Medical Society
  • Society for Teachers of Family Medicine

Presentations:

  • "Falls, Screening and Prevention" VA Healthcare Center of WNY; VA Healthcare Center of WNY (2013)
  • "Falls in the Elderly" Grand Rounds; Erie County Medical Center (2012)
  • "New York State's Institutional GME Budget Experience: It's Not Just About the Numbers" 2012 Group on Resident Affairs Spring Meeting; Association of American Medical Colleges (2012)
  • "Shaping Tomorrow's Doctors: Responding to Proposed Changes in Resident Education Requirements" Pediatric Grand Rounds; Women and Childrens Hospital of Buffalo (2010)
  • "Leadership/Teamwork Training is an effective method to teach system-based practice, professionalism and communication skills" Department of Surgery 6th Annual Research Day; University at Buffalo; Department of Surgery (2010)
  • "Developing a Checklist to Assess Clinical Teaching and Evaluation Feedback to Clinical Teachers" Ottawa Conference (2010)
  • "Concepts of Competence and ACGME Core Competencies" Department of Surgery Development Retreat; University at Buffalo, Department of Surgery (2005)
  • "Teaching and Evaluating Professionalism" Professional Development Meeting; Association of American Medical Colleges; Group on Resident Affairs (2003)
  • "Quality of Life in a Surgical Residency" (2002)
  • "Resident Work Hours" Panel Discussion Moderator; ; Graduate & Undergraduate Medical Education in the New Millennium (1998)
  • "Community Physicians Who Teach: A" Conference (1998)
  • "Elements of a Core Curriculum for Residency Education" Professional Development Meeting; ; Special Workshop at GRA (1998)
  • "Consortium Approach to Graduate Medical Education: Responding to the HCFA Demonstration Project" Meeting; ; Group on Resident Affairs Professional Development (1997)
  • "GME Consortia: Mechanisms for Managing Resident Training Positions" ; Association of Hospital Medical Educators (1996)
  • "GME Financing" ; Albany Medical School (1995)
  • "Changing GME: Market Forces vs. Regulation" Conference; AAMC (1995)
  • "GME Consortia: The Buffalo Experience" National Meeting; AAMC (1994)
  • "Geriatric Pearls" ; Department of Family Medicine; Invited Address (1994)
  • "GME Consortia" National Meeting; AAMC; Invited Address (1994)
  • "Graduate Medical Education Financing" ; ; Family Medicine Faculty Development Seminar (1994)
  • "Problem Based Learning" ; Family Medicine Faculty Retreat (1994)
  • "Graduate Medical Education - Predicting the Future" ; Department of Pediatrics Faculty Retreat (1993)
  • "Graduate Medical Education Consortia" ; School of Medicine Retreat, SUNY Stony Brook (1993)
  • "The Graduate Medical Education Consortium of Buffalo" ; New York State Council on Graduate Medical Education (1993)
  • "Problem Based Learning - Introduction to Tutorials" (1992)
  • "Development of a Student Self-Assessment Form for an Eight Week Community-Oriented Primary Care Course" ; Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Predoctoral Education Conference (1992)
  • "Tips From Here and Elsewhere - Having Fun With Feedback" Conference; Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Predoctoral Education (1992)
  • "Evaluation Skills: Tips From Here and Elsewhere" ; University at Buffalo (1990)
  • "Geriatric Assessment" ; J.N. Adam Developmental Center (1989)
  • "Falls in the Elderly" ; ; Department of Family Medicine (1988)
  • "Falls in the Elderly" ; ; Psychiatry Residents (1987)
  • "Development of an Academic Nursing Home" Northeast Regional Conference; ; Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (1986)
  • "Development of an Academic Nursing Home" ; American Association of Medical Colleges (1986)
  • "Faculty Practice: Many Forms, Many Functions" Northeast Regional Conference; ; Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (1986)
  • "Falls in the Elderly" ; ; Psychiatry Residents (1986)
  • "Introduction to Geriatrics: A Review of Demographics, Physiologic changes, Physical Findings" ; ; Department of Family Medicine (1986)
  • "Behavioral Problems in the Elderly" ; Deaconess Skilled Nursing Facility (1986)
  • "Annual Orientation Program for New Residents" ; Graduate Medical/Dental Education Consortium of Buffalo; Incoming Residents
  • "Evaluation and Feedback in Medical Education" Workshop; ; Teaching Effectiveness Project, Primary Care Resource Center
  • "Graduate Medical Education Issues" Retreat; ; Program Directors
  • "Junior Clerkship" ; ; Family Medicine
  • "Psychosocial Issues in Prenatal Care" ; ; Department of Family Medicine
  • "R-2 Block Rotation in Geriatrics" ; ; Department of Family Medicine
  • "Teaching Evaluation Skills" ; School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences; Incoming Residents
  • "Women Physicians in Primary Care" Conference; ; Pre-medical and medical students considering primary care careers
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Service Activities:

  • Stemmler Fund; Grants for innovations in evaluating medical education;; Grant Reviewer (2003–present)
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee; Alternate Member (2001–present)
  • Community Service: Planned Parenthood of Buffalo and Erie County, Inc.; Board of Directors (1994–present)
  • Community Service: Planned Parenthood of Buffalo and Erie County, Inc.; Chair (1994–present)
  • Community Service: Project Hope - medical student clinic for homeless; Volunteer (1990–present)
  • Community Service: Ethics in Medicine Task Force: Coalition of Attorneys, Physicians and Concerned Citizens; Board of Directors (1989–1990)
  • Community Service: Child Care Resource and Referral Center of Erie County; Board Member (1986)
  • Medical Advisory Committee Family Planning Association of Erie County; Advisory Committee (1982)
  • US Department of Health and Human Services; US Department of Health and Human Services; Grants for Training in Predoctoral Education in Family Medicine;
  • American Academy of Family Physicians Research Foundation; American Academy of Family Physicians Research Foundation; Osteoporosis Prevention: Physician Attitudes, Knowledge & Behaviors;
  • US Department of Health and Human Services; US Department of Health and Human Services; Grants for Establishment of Department of Family Medicine 780 Project;
  • OB/GYN Committee; Alternate Member
  • Steering Committee; Alternate Member
  • Infection Control Committee; Alternate Member
  • Executive Commitee; Alternate Member
  • Executive Commitee; Alternate Member
  • Indirect Medical Education Oversight Committee; Alternate Member
  • Program Directors Committee; Alternate Member
  • Pharmacy Committee; Alternate Member
  • Faculty Council; Alternate Member
  • Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee; Alternate Member
  • Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee; Alternate Member
  • Administrative Committee; Alternate Member
  • Medical Advisory Committee; Alternate Member
  • Community Service: Medical Advisory Committee -- Family Planning Association of Erie County; Board Member
  • Task Force on Falls Prevention; Chair
  • Ad Hoc Committee on Caring for the Elderly; Chair
  • AAMC Group on Resident Affairs; Chair
  • Health Care Association of NYS Graduate Medical Education Task Force; Chair
  • Hospital Service: Medical Staff Committee for Housestaff Recognition, Buffalo General Hospital; Chair
  • Hospital Service: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Buffalo General Hospital; Chair
  • Hospital Service: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Millard Fillmore Hospitals; Chair
  • IME IME funds for projects to increase primary care and minority enrollment in Graduate Medical Education programs and increase training in Geriatric and chronic diseases; Chair
  • New York State Council on Graduate Medical Education Primary Care Subcommittee & Consortia Subcommittee; Chair
  • University Service: Clinical Advisor Program - SUNY/Buffalo, School of Medicine; Chair
  • University Service: Indirect Medical Education Committee on Minority Recruitment and Retention and Subcommittee on Faculty Development in Primary Care; Chair
  • University Service: Search Committee for Chief, Division of General Pediatrics; Chair
  • Departmental Service: Editorial Board, PRAXIS - Departmental Newsletter; Chair
  • Departmental Service: Faculty Leader, Intern Support Group; Chair
  • Departmental Service: Joint Committee, Family Medicine/Nurse Practitioner Collaboration; Chair
  • Departmental Service: Program Committee, Northeast Regional Conference, STFM (obtained outside funding in support of conference activities, invited plenary speaker, etc.); Chair
  • AAMC Section on Resident Education, Steering Committee; Chair-Elect
  • Department of Health and Human Services; Department of Health and Human Services; Faculty Development, Grant Cycle;; Consultant
  • AAMC Group on Resident Affairs; Immediate Past Chair

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Contact Information

UBMD Family Medicine at Amherst
850 Hopkins Road
Williamsville, New York 14221
Phone: (716) 688-9641
Fax: (716) 829-2447
bergerrc@buffalo.edu

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

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