Paul Katz, MD, CMD, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Geriatrics, College of Medicine, Florida State University. Before coming to the FSU College of Medicine in May 2015, he was a professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto. He previously served as chief of the Division of Geriatrics/Aging at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and for 16 years was medical director at Monroe Community Hospital in Rochester, NY. Dr. Katz is past president of AMDA and has co-edited 11 books and over 120 scholarly publications. Dr. Katz is currently the Senior Associate Editor of JAMDA - the Journal of the Society for PALTC Medicine.