Alex D Federman, MD
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PROFESSOR | Medicine, General Internal Medicine
PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
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Internal Medicine, Primary Care

Dr. Federman's research interests include use of healthcare by low-income and elderly populations, cost and access to care, patient-provider communication about healthcare costs, supplemental health insurance, delays in care, and pharmacoepidemiology. His recent research has examined the influence of supplemental insurance and assistance programs on the use of medications and healthcare services among low-income elderly patients with chronic disease

MPH, Harvard Medical School

Residency, Internal Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center


American Board of Internal Medicine


Paul B. Beeson Scholar in Aging Related Research

the National Institute on Aging and the American Federation for Aging Research


Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Generalist Physician Faculty Scholar Award


Outstanding Senior Resident

Montefiore Medical Center

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device, biotechnology companies, and other outside entities 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 outside financial relationships.

Dr. Federman has not yet completed reporting of Industry relationships.

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