• Specialties

    Geriatrics, dementia, inpatient geriatrics, long term care

  • Departments

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Lisa B Caruso, MD, MPH, is geriatric care specialist, nursing home physician, and the Director of Quality and Patient Safety at Boston Medical Center (BMC)’s Department of Medicine. Dr. Caruso is also a clinical associate professor of medicine at Boston University’s Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. At BMC, she provides care to geriatric inpatients, to older adults in long-term and acute rehabilitation settings, and in the Geriatric Ambulatory practice. Dr. Caruso’s areas of expertise and research interests include dementia, delirium, diabetes in older adults, care transitions, long-term care, and resident and medical student training in quality improvement.
  • Administrative Title

    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 1993-1996
  • Fellowship

    Geriatric Medicine (Internal Medicine), Boston University Medical Center, 1996-1998
  • Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Special Interests

    Geriatrics, dementia, inpatient geriatrics, long term care
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