Yusra Hussain, M.D.

Professional Education

Residency: St Mary's Medical Center (2003) CA

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2003)

Board Certification: Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2005)

Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (2004) CA

Medical Education: Hahnemann University - Medical College of PA (2000) PA

Administrative Appointments

Director, Senior Care Center, Stanford University-School of Medicine (2012 - Present)

Committee Member, GRECC Advisory Board Committee (2009 - Present)

Medical Director, Manor Care HCR (2007 - Present)

Medical Director, Vi, CCRC - Palo Alto (2008 - Present)

Medical Director, Aging Adult Services, Stanford University Hospital (2008 - Present)

Extending the Floor and the Ceiling for Assessment of Physical Function
Fries, J. F., Lingala, B., Siemons, L., Glas, C. Aw., Cella, D., & Krishnan, E. (2014). Extending the Floor and the Ceiling for Assessment of Physical Function. ARTHRITIS & RHEUMATOLOGY, 66(5), 1378-1387.

Development and assessment of floor and ceiling items for the PROMIS physical function item bank.
Bruce, B., Fries, J., Lingala, B., Hussain, Y. N., & Krishnan, E. (2013). Development and assessment of floor and ceiling items for the PROMIS physical function item bank. Arthritis research & therapy, 15(5), R144-?.

Demystifying Geriatrics Part II: Patient Stratification
Yusra Hussain, Md. (2013). Demystifying Geriatrics Part II: Patient Stratification. SGIM forum, 36(6).

Demystifying Geriatrics Part I: Stigma and Daily Realities
Yusra Hussain, Md. (2013). Demystifying Geriatrics Part I: Stigma and Daily Realities. SGIM forum, 36(6).