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Gabrielle Goldberg, MD

Gabrielle Goldberg, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Science Education 

Dr. Goldberg completed her residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where she also served as a chief fellow. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.   Dr. Goldberg served as the Education Director of the Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine 2006-2011 and was the Medical Director of the Inpatient Palliative Care Unit from 2011-2013.  Dr. Goldberg worked with the Advanced Illness Management/House Calls Program at Northwell Health from 2014-2015 where she provided primary care for medically complex patients and palliative care consultations to homebound patients.  Dr. Goldberg began teaching at the Hoftsra Northwell School of Medicine as communications faculty in 2014, and as a PEARLS facilitator in 2015.  She became full-time faculty in the Department of Science Education in 2016.

Dr. Goldberg's career interests include medical student and resident education in palliative medicine and teaching communication skills to medical professionals.  She has been trained as a "GeriTalk" facilitator.  She helped to establish, and was the physician leader of, the Schwartz Center Rounds at the Mount Sinai Hospital.  She has presented at national scientific meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (ASCO), American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM), and the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC).  She has published in several journals including the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management and the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society and has written several book chapters.