Faculty/Staff

Geriatrics Education

Specialty Clinics

Clinical Care

Research

Penn Memory Centers

Sleep Research

CHERP

The Institute on Aging

Ralston Center


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Lesley Sloan Carson, M.D., C.M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Active Staff, Presbyterian Medical Center, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
Medical Director, Penn Center for Rehabilitation and Care, University of Pennsylvania
Attending, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Ralston-Penn Center
3615 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2676
Office: 215-898-1548
Fax: 215-349-5648
Education:
B.S.
Stanford University, 1973.
M.D.
Harvard Medical School, 1977.
Post-Graduate Training
Internship - Internal Medicine, , Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA, 1977-1978.
Residency - Internal Medicine, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA, 1978-1980.
Fellowship - Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Ambulatory Screening Clinic, Boston, MA, 1980-1981.
Certifications
Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1980.
Certificate of Added Qualification Geriatric Medicine (1988, recert 1998), 2008.
Certified Medicial Director, American Medical Directors Association, 2013.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Complex Medical Problems, Home Care, Long term Care, Clinical Teaching

Selected Publications

O'Donnell L, Carson L, Forciea MA, Kinosian B, Shea J, Yudin J, Miller RK: What students experienced:a narrative analysis of essays written by first-year medical students participating in a geriatrics home visit. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 61(9): 1592-1597, Sep 2013.

Han JH, Maslow J, Han X, Xie SX,Tolomeo P, Santana E, Carson L, Lautenbach E: Risk Factors for the Development of Gastrointestinal Colonization With Fluoroquinolone-Resistant Escherichia coli in Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities. Journal of Infectious Diseases Online, Aug 28 2013 Notes: http://jid.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2013/09/17/infdis.jit471.full.

Viray M, Lenkin D, Maslow J, Stiemtz D, Carson L, Bilker W, Lautenbach E.: Longitudinal Trends in Antimicrobial Susceptibilities Across Long Term Care Facilities: Emergence of Fluoroquinolone Resistance 26(1): 56-62, January 2005.

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