Dr. Goldberg is an Assistant Professor of Geriatrics, Palliative Medicine, and Oncology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Goldberg was the Education Director of the Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine from 2006-2012. She has been Medical Director of the Wiener Family Inpatient Palliative Care Unit at the Mount Sinai Hospital since the opening in June 2011. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where she also served as a chief fellow. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
Dr. Goldberg’s career interests include medical student and resident education in palliative medicine and the management of pain in cancer patients. She helped to establish, and is the physician leader of, the Schwartz Center Rounds at the Mount Sinai Hospital. She has presented at national scientific meetings of the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (ASCO), American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM), and the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC). She has published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society and has written several book chapters.