Dr. Kevin Biese, MD, MAT is the Chair of the Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation Board of Governors, and the Principal Investigator of the Geriatric Emergency Department Collaborative Education and Implementation. He joins Friday Facts on February 10, 2023.
Dr. Biese is also the Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine, Vice-Chair of Academic Affairs, and Co-Director of the Division of Geriatrics Emergency Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine as well as a consultant with West Health. With the support of the John A. Hartford and West Health Foundations, and alongside Dr. Ula Hwang, Dr. Biese serves as Co-PI of the national Geriatric Emergency Department Collaborative. He is grateful to chair the first Board of Governors for the ACEP Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation Program.
Dr. Biese’s passion is for improved education and systems of care for older adults, and he has published multiple materials in both these areas. Learn more about his work here, and listen to him in conversation in this week’s Friday Facts.
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