Juliet Aizer, MD, MPH

Dr. Juliet Aizer specializes in osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and osteoarthritis. Throughout her career, Dr. Aizer has received numerous awards, including accolades for teaching and research. She is an active member of several associations for medical professionals in internal medicine, rheumatology, and bone disease. Dr. Aizer is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College, where she focuses on clinical skills development and curriculum design.

Appointments

Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Special Expertise

Osteoporosis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Osteoarthritis

Awards

Harvard College Scholarship, 1996
Clarence C. Coryell Prize in Medicine, 2001
Dean William Mecklenburg Polk Prize, 2001
Excellence in Teaching Recognition, 2001-2002
CORRONA Fellowship Award, 2006-2007
American College of Rheumatology/Research and Education Foundation Clinician Scholar Educator Award, 2011
Innovative Education Grant, Hospital for Special Surgery Academy of Rheumatology Medical Educators 2012-2014
Award for Teaching Excellence, Weill Cornell Medical College 2013

Affiliations

Member and former representative to the Committee on Training and Workforce and the Committee on Education, American College of Rheumatology
Member, American College of Physicians
Member, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Member, National Osteoporosis Foundation
Member, Arthritis Foundation

Procedures

Intra-articular and intra-bursal aspirations and injections

Education

MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, 2001
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, 2005

Internship

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 2001-2002

Residency

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 2002-2004

Fellowship

Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, 2005-2008

Certification

Internal Medicine, 2004
Rheumatology, 2008

State Licensure

New York

Editorial Appointments

Section Editor and Editorial Board Member, Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine Relevance Reviewer, American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Rheumatology Subspecialty Examination
Reviewer, Lupus - An International Journal

Selected Publications

Aizer J, Russel L. Identifying Osteoporosis in Patients with Rheumatologic Diseases. Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine. 2007;24: 302-307.

Aizer J, Reed G, Harrison MJ. Predictors of Bone Density Testing in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Rheumatology International. 2009;29(8): 897-905.

Safdieh JE, Lin AL, Aizer J, et al. Standardized Patient Outcomes Trial (SPOT) in Neurology.  Medical Education Online. 2011;16:5634.

Berman J, Aizer J, Bass A, et al. Creating an Academy of Medical Educators: How and Where to Start.  HSS Journal. 2012;8(2):165-8.

Berman J, Aizer J, Bass A, et al. Building a Rheumatology Education Academy: Insights Gained from Assessment of Needs During a Rheumatology Division Retreat. J Rheum. 2012;39(6):1280-5.

American College of Rheumatology CARE Self Assessment Modules, Development Group Member 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Selected Books/Chapters

Aizer J, Brause BD. Osteomyelitis. In: Paget SA, Gibofsky A, Beary JF III, Sculco TP, eds. Hospital for Special Surgery Manual of Rheumatology and Outpatient Orthopedic Disorders: Diagnosis and Therapy. 5th Edition. 2006. 367-378.  

Brause BD, Aizer J. Infectious Arthritis. In: Paget SA, Gibofsky A, Beary JF III, Sculco TP, eds. Hospital for Special Surgery Manual of Rheumatology and Outpatient Orthopedic Disorders: Diagnosis and Therapy. 5th Edition. 2006. 349-359.

Research Interests

Physician Education
Metabolic Bone Disease

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Dr. Juliet Aizer, Rheumatologist, Internist

Contact Information

Office Locations

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.774.7056
Fax: 212.774.7802

Mailing Address

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021