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Sara Bradley

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
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    Dr. Bradley graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency, fellowship and chief fellowship in geriatrics at Mount Sinai. She is the co-clerkship director of the Ambulatory Care -Geriatrics Clerkship for third year medical students and spends the majority of her time seeing patients in the ambulatory geriatrics practice and teaching.


  • 2015 -
    Advanced Membership as Master Educator
    Institute for Medical Education, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • 2014 -
    Excellence in Teaching Award
    Institute for Medical Education, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • 2012 -
    American College of Physicians (FACP)

  • 2009 -
    Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Faculty Award
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

  • 2007 -
    Metropolitan Area Geriatrics Society Research Award

  • 2007 -
    Excellence in Medical Student Teaching Fellow Award
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

  • 2006 - 2007
    Advancing Clinical Excellence in Medicine Trainee Grant
    Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • 2006 - 2007
    Chief Fellow
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • 2004 -
    Physician of the Year Award
    Housestaff, The Mount Sinai Community of Nurses

  • 2001 -
    Alpha Omega Alpha Inductee
    National Medical Honor Society, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


Dr. Bradley's focus is on educational research, developing and assessing the effectiveness of new curricula and evaluating learner attitudes. Her most recent project is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of a new patient safety and transitions in care curriculum for third year medical students.


Bradley SM, Karani R, McGinn T, Wisnivesky J. Predictors of serious injury among hospitalized patients evaluated for falls. Journal of hospital medicine 2010 Feb; 5(2).

Bradley SM, Chang D, Fallar R, Karani R. A patient safety and transitions of care curriculum for third-year medical students. Gerontology & geriatrics education 2015; 36(1).

Bradley SM, Hernandez CR. Geriatric assistive devices. American family physician 2011 Aug; 84(4).

Bradley SM. Falls in older adults. The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York; 78(4).

Bradley SM, Leipzig RM. Some smart approaches to a tough problem. Gerontology & geriatrics education 2013; 34(4).

DeCherrie L, Hernandez C, Bradley S. How Can Medical Students be Encouraged to Train in Geriatrics?. Aging Health 2012; 8(3): 253-259.

Bradley S. Pass on Salt: A high-sodium diet could raise your risk of health problems. Focus on Health Aging 2006 May.

Bradley S, Karani R. Falls in Older Adults. In: Baliga R, editor. An Intensive Board Review with 1000 MCQs. Blendon-Miller;.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr. Bradley did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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