Manisha Parulekar, MD, Geriatrics, Hackensack, NJ, Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center

ManishaSantoshParulekarMD

Geriatrics Hackensack, NJ

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Geriatric Attending physician at Hackensack University medical center

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Education & Training

  • UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
    UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical SchoolFELLOWSHIP
  • New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
    New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist HospitalRESIDENCY
  • Topiwala National Medical College
    Topiwala National Medical CollegeMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • Ramnarayan Ruia CollegeOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2002 - 2003
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2002 - 2021
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Geriatric Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Practice change Leader award Atlantic philonthropy and Hartoford foundation, 2018
  • Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health 2018
  • Scholarship Award in Honor of Dr. Parulekar Hackensack UMC (25th Annual Medical/Dental Staff Scholarship Awards Ceremony), 2015
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Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • Decreased Leptin Levels in Normal Weight Women with Hypothalamic Amenorrhea: The Effects of Body Composition and Nutritional Intake  
    Miller KK, Parulekar MS, Schoenfeld E., Anderson E., Hubbard J., Klibanski A., Grinspoon SK, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 1/1/1998
  • Case Presentation of Hydatid Cyst in Pregnancy  
    Parulekar M, Wani R, Bombay Hospital Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1/1/1995

Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • New Jersey Geriatric Fellowship Consortium: an evaluation of collaborative didactics.
    K. Overbeck, M. Parulekar, J.J. Raymond, K. Sharma, Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatrics Society, San Antonio, TX, 1/1/2017
  • Accelerated hip fracture surgery and postoperative outcomes in the elderly.
    Ramchandran, A, Parulekar M, Tank L, Sarkar A, Kim, S, Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatrics Society, San Antonio, TX, 1/1/2017
  • Geriatric Consultation In Trauma Patients Reduces High Risk Medication Usage At Discharge.
    Parulekar M, J. Sharma, Tank L, Presidential Poster Session, Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatrics Society, Longbeach, CA, 1/1/2016
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Lectures

  • "Perspectives in Care: Improving Transitions from the Skilled Nursing Facility to the Community" 
    Phoenix, AZ - 1/19/2017
  • "An Innovative Approach to Delirium Management in the Hospital Setting." 
    Austin, TX - 1/1/2017
  • "Delirium" 
    1/13/2016
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Other

  • Managing Delirium Behaviors with One to One sitters. 
    Joan Colella, DNP, ANP-BC, NP-C; Dianne Aroh, MSN, NEA-BC; Claudia Douglas, DNP, ANP; Nancy VanBuitenen, MSN, ANP-BC; Jodi Galesi, MSN, FNP-BC; Angelica Castro, BSN, R..., Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.
    1/1/2017
  • Dementia In Care Transitions 
    Robert Burke, MD, MS, Cari Levy, MD, PhD, CMD, H. Edward Davidson, PharmD, MPH Kenneth Boockvar, MD, MS, Karl Steinberg, MD, CMD, Wayne Saltsman, MD, PhD, CMD Susan M...., White Paper, The Society for Post-Acute and Long Term Care/AMDA
    1/1/2016
  • Case report: Fatal Cerebral Reperfusion. 
    Kothari, R., Sarkar, A., Parulekar, M., Suchak, N., Tank, L.

Authored Content

  • AGS19: Leadership and Fundraising Go Hand in HandMay 2019
  • AGS19: Leadership and Fundraising Go Hand in HandMay 2019

Press Mentions

  • Older People Need Geriatricians. Where Will They Come From?
    Older People Need Geriatricians. Where Will They Come From?January 04, 2020 22:07
  • Commentary: Don’t Make Your Family Guess Your Health Care Wishes
    Commentary: Don’t Make Your Family Guess Your Health Care WishesApril 15, 2019 20:32
  • Health Costs, Not Obamacare, Dominate the Future of Federal Spending
    Health Costs, Not Obamacare, Dominate the Future of Federal SpendingJuly 02, 2016 10:23

Grant Support

  • Accountable Health CommunitiesCMS/CMMI2017–2022

Committees

  • committee member, Health Systems Innovation - Economics and Technology Committee /AGS 2017 - Present
  • vice chair, Trasnition of care /AMDA 2016 - Present

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations