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Howard Graitzer, DO, FACOI

Dr. Howard Graitzer had a solo geriatric practice in Portland, Oregon, for 21 years until 2014. He then became an independent contractor and attending physician in Skilled Nursing Facilities for the Kaiser Permanente Geriatric and Long-Term Care Division until 2018. He is currently volunteering as an attending physician for End of Life Choices Oregon (EOLCOR) for patients undergoing medical aid in dying. Dr. Graitzer attended medical school at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Zieger-Botsford Hospitals in Farmington Hills, Michigan. He then completed a mini-residency in Geriatric Medicine at the California Geriatric Education Center at the University of California in Los Angeles. Dr. Graitzer is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Graitzer serves on several education committees for the Oregon Geriatrics Society and is a co-founder of OGS. He also served as a multi-facility medical director for 30 years. Dr. Graitzer co-authored a chapter for a geriatric nursing textbook called "Medications in the Elderly." He has also served as co-principal investigator for a phase III clinical trial on a new pain delivery system (buprenorphine patch). In 2003, he received the Women's Health and Wellness Award from the AOA, and in 2015, he was named the "Physician of the Year" by the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon (OPSO).

Dr. Graitzer discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by or used on patients relative to the content of this presentation.

Product Type
Virtual Conference

Simply CME 4: A Potpourri of Topics for the Practicing Physician

Total Credits: 8 including 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, 8 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s)

Average Rating:
Abdominal Pain |  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit |  AOA Category 1-A Credit |  Cardiology |  Dementia |  Geriatric Medicine |  Insomnia |  Kidney Stones |  Pain Management |  Pediatric Medicine |  Psychiatry |  Psychology |  Pulmonary Medicine |  Sleep Apnea |  Sleep Disorders |  Trauma
Matthew Bechtold, MD, AGAF, FACG, FASGE, FASPEN |  Dawn C Dillinger, DO |  Howard Glass, DO, FACC, FACOI |  Howard Graitzer, DO, FACOI |  Kelley J. Joy, DO |  Thomas Miller, DO, MPH |  Jennifer Thompson, DO |  Shannon Trotter, DO, FAAD, FAOCD
8 Hours
Short Description:
This package of eight individual programs includes CME on a variety of topics, including Abdominal Pain, Pediatric Mental Health, Pediatric Rashes, ECG Cases, Dementia, Sleep Apnea & Pulmonary Issues,...
$280.00 - Non-Members

Product Type
Virtual Summit

The VOC 2024

Total Credits: 48 including 48 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, 48 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s)

Average Rating:
Kamaljit Atwal, DO |  Jane Balbo, DO |  Edward Barnes, MD, FACP |  Brandon Barthel, MD |  Matthew Bechtold, MD, AGAF, FACG, FASGE, FASPEN |  Jonathan Betlinski, MD |  Katherine Blount, DO, FAAP, MPH |  Stacy Blum, DO, FAAD |  ....
48 Hours
$228.00 - 8-Credits Member Rate

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