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Leslie Kernisan, MD MPH

Geriatrician and Senior Health Blogger
Dr. Kernisan is a practicing geriatrician and well-regarded blogger on senior health and innovations for older adults.

Most of her work is in health education for seniors and family caregivers. She maintains a blog with practical senior health advice at GeriatricsForCaregivers.net, and is a frequent contributor to other major sites serving older adults and caregivers.

Prior to starting her blog and current consultative practice, Dr. Kernisan was the site medical director for the Over 60 Health Center in Berkeley. She also has a background in healthcare quality improvement, and is a Clinical Instructor in the UCSF Division of Geriatrics.

She is a graduate of Princeton University, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, and the UC Berkeley School of Public Health.