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Healthcare Directory—Thomas V. Caprio MD

Last directory upload June-14-2019

Thomas V. Caprio MD

Thomas V. Caprio MD

Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine
Hospice & Palliative Medicine-Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

Medical School / Professional School:
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine

American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (ABMS)
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine-Geriatric Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine-Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Dr. Thomas Caprio completed his undergraduate studies in biochemistry at Nazareth College of Rochester and then graduated from SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He went on to complete his internship and residency training in internal medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital and a subsequent fellowship in geriatric medicine, a postdoctoral research fellowship in geriatrics and gerontology, Master in Public Health degree, and Master's in Health Professions Education at the University of Rochester. Dr. Caprio is a board-certified physician in internal medicine, geriatric medicine, hospice and palliative medicine, and is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a fellow of the American Geriatrics Society. He is a certified medical director in long-term care and a certified hospice medical director. Dr. Caprio is active in research and teaching at the University of Rochester and he was appointed a Lawrence A. Kohn Senior Teaching Fellow in the Department of Medicine in 2008 and a Dean's Teaching Fellow at the School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2013. In 2015 he was appointed a scholar in the Tideswell Leadership Development Program sponsored by the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) and the Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs (ADGAP). Dr. Caprio is a recipient of the Rochester Business Journal's Health Care Achievement Award in 2015. He is past-president of the State Society on Aging of New York and past-President for the National Association of Geriatric Education Centers and the National Association for Geriatric Education. In July 2015, he received funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration, Bureau of Health Workforce, for the establishment of the Finger Lakes Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program which provides education and training related to geriatrics as well as Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias across Upstate New York. This program targets multiple health care disciplines, primary care providers, academic faculty, rural health care providers, and family caregivers.

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