Dr. Cliff Singer is a psychiatrist and geriatrician. He completed his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. He completed his residency in general adult psychiatry at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Singer then completed his fellowship in Geriatric Medicine at Oregon Health and Science University and in Geriatric Research at the Portland VA Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. He served as faculty in the Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology for many years at Oregon Health and Science University and the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vermont.
Currently, he is Chief of Geriatric Mental Health and Neuropsychiatry at Northern Light Acadia Hospital in Bangor, Maine, and Research Professor at the University of Maine in Orono, Maine. He leads a multidisciplinary team at the Mood and Memory Clinic at Acadia Hospital and the Northern Light Acadia and Eastern Maine Medical Center Alzheimer's Disease Clinical Trials Program. Dr. Singer is board certified in Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr. Singer has received numerous awards for teaching, research, and clinical work with older adults in both Oregon and Maine and has been selected by peers to "Best Doctors in America" every year since 2004. He has made national and regional television and radio appearances speaking on topics related to aging and published 38 papers and 22 book chapters, and given more than 330 presentations at regional and national meetings.
Dr. Singer discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.