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

Committee Member, GRECC Advisory Board Committee, 2009

Medical Director, Vi, CCRC - Palo Alto, 2008

Medical Director, Aging Adult Services, Stanford University Hospital, 2008

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 (Hoboken, N.J.), 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).