Samuel Brody MD
  • Practicing physician for over 35 years
  • Graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Trained in internal medicine at Vanderbilt University
  • Triple boarded in internal medicine, gasteroenterology, and geriatrics
  • Currently clinical assistant professor at Mount Sinai Medical School
  • Selected as a "Top Doctor" in New york City for several years
  • Published articles in the Annals of Internal Medicine, Medical Economics, Newsweek, and the New York Times

Jane K. Brody RN PhD

  • Practicing nurse for over 40 years in medical, surgical, and psychiatric settings
  • Psychiatric nurse clinician
  • Doctorate in nursing with a focus on health care ethics
  • Nurse educator for over 30 years
  • Recipient of the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in teaching
  • Host of the college radio show, "Your Family's Health,"for over 10 years
  • member of the Nassau Community College Speakers Bureau--featured topic, "Keeping Emotionally Fit as We Age"
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Voice of Experience:  Stories  About Health Care and the Elderly

                                                                        Samuel Brody MD and Jane K. Brody RN PhD

Our own personal experiences with the health care system when our parentswere ill and dying greatly contributed to our understanding of the issues and concerns of eldercare and end of life care. This has added an important aspect of empathy and reality to our stories.