Elizabeth Bloemen, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine-Geriatrics

Medical School:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (2019)
Graduate School :
  • MPH, Columbia University (2014)
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (2012)
  • University of Colorado, Internal Medicine
  • University of Colorado, Geriatric Medicine (2023)
Department: Medicine-Geriatrics

Professional Titles

  • Assistant Professor Geriatrics


  • Bloemen E, Elman A, Baek D, Gottesman E, Shaw A, Sullivan M, Pino C, McAuley J, Tietz S, Herman S, Rachmuth L, Chang ES, Hancock D, LoFaso VM, Stern ME, Lindberg D, Clark S, Rosen T. Strategies for dissemination of ED/hospital elder mistreatment response team model. J Elder Abuse Negl. 2023 Dec 20;:1-17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 38117212
  • Baek D, Elman A, Gottesman E, Shaw A, Makaroun LK, Stern ME, Mulcare MR, Sullivan M, Pino C, McAuley J, LoFaso VM, Chang ES, Hancock D, Bloemen EM, Tietz S, Lindberg DM, Sharma R, Clark S, Lachs MS, Pillemer K, Rosen T. Initial steps in addressing the challenges of elder mistreatment evaluation: Protocol for evaluating the Vulnerable Elder Protection Team. BMJ Open. 2023 Oct 13;13(10):e071694. PubMed PMID: 37832983
  • Elman A, Cox S, Gottesman E, Herman S, Kirshner A, Tietz S, Shaw A, Hancock D, Chang ES, Baek D, Bloemen E, Clark S, Rosen T. The critical role of the specialized social worker as part of ED/hospital-based elder mistreatment response teams. J Elder Abuse Negl. 2023 Sep 10;:1-11. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 37691425
  • Rosen T, Rippon B, Elman A, Gogia K, Chansakul A, Chang ES, Hancock DW, Bloemen EM, Clark S, LoFaso VM. Mechanisms and weapons in physical elder abuse injuries: Findings from legally adjudicated cases. Injury. 2023 Aug;54(8):110845. PubMed PMID: 37296012
  • Lindberg DM, Bloemen EM. First steps in family-centered care for family violence. Acad Emerg Med. 2023 Jan;30(1):68-69. PubMed PMID: 36250959
  • Rosen T, Elman A, Clark S, Gogia K, Stern ME, Mulcare MR, Makaroun LK, Gottesman E, Baek D, Pearman M, Sullivan M, Brissenden K, Shaw A, Bloemen EM, LoFaso VM, Breckman R, Pillemer K, Sharma R, Lachs MS. Vulnerable Elder Protection Team: Initial experience of an emergency department-based interdisciplinary elder abuse program. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2022 Nov;70(11):3260-3272. PubMed PMID: 35860986
  • Bloemen EM, Rosen T, Lindberg DM, Krugman RD. How Experiences of Child Abuse Pediatricians and Lessons Learned May Inform Health Care Providers Focused on Improving Elder Abuse Geriatrics Clinical Practice and Research. J Fam Violence. 2021 Apr;36(3):389-398. PubMed PMID: 34121804
  • Rosen T, LoFaso VM, Bloemen EM, Clark S, McCarthy TJ, Reisig C, Gogia K, Elman A, Markarian A, Flomenbaum NE, Sharma R, Lachs MS. Identifying Injury Patterns Associated With Physical Elder Abuse: Analysis of Legally Adjudicated Cases. Ann Emerg Med. 2020 Sep;76(3):266-276. PubMed PMID: 32534832
  • Tiyyagura G, Bloemen EM, Berger R, Rosen T, Harris T, Jeter G, Lindberg D. Seeing the Forest in Family Violence Research: Moving to a Family-Centered Approach. Acad Pediatr. 2020 Aug;20(6):746-752. PubMed PMID: 31991169
  • Bloemen EM, Rosen T, LoFaso VM, Lasky A, Church S, Hall P, Weber T, Clark S. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Older Adults' Experiences With Elder Abuse and Neglect. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Nov;67(11):2338-2345. PubMed PMID: 31433870
  • Rosen T, Bloemen EM, LoFaso VM, Clark S, Flomenbaum NE, Breckman R, Markarian A, Riffin C, Lachs MS, Pillemer K. Acute Precipitants of Physical Elder Abuse: Qualitative Analysis of Legal Records From Highly Adjudicated Cases. J Interpers Violence. 2019 Jun;34(12):2599-2623. PubMed PMID: 27506228
  • Rosen T, Stern ME, Mulcare MR, Elman A, McCarthy TJ, LoFaso VM, Bloemen EM, Clark S, Sharma R, Breckman R, Lachs MS. Emergency department provider perspectives on elder abuse and development of a novel ED-based multidisciplinary intervention team. Emerg Med J. 2018 Oct;35(10):600-607. PubMed PMID: 30093378
  • Rosen T, Lien C, Stern ME, Bloemen EM, Mysliwiec R, McCarthy TJ, Clark S, Mulcare MR, Ribaudo DS, Lachs MS, Pillemer K, Flomenbaum NE. Emergency Medical Services Perspectives on Identifying and Reporting Victims of Elder Abuse, Neglect, and Self-Neglect. J Emerg Med. 2017 Oct;53(4):573-582. PubMed PMID: 28712685
  • Rosen T, Reisig C, LoFaso VM, Bloemen EM, Clark S, McCarthy TJ, Mtui EP, Flomenbaum NE, Lachs MS. Describing visible acute injuries: development of a comprehensive taxonomy for research and practice. Inj Prev. 2017 Oct;23(5):340-345. PubMed PMID: 27913598
  • Wong NZ, Rosen T, Sanchez AM, Bloemen EM, Mennitt KW, Hentel K, Nicola R, Murphy KJ, LoFaso VM, Flomenbaum NE, Lachs MS. Imaging Findings in Elder Abuse: A Role for Radiologists in Detection. Can Assoc Radiol J. 2017 Feb;68(1):16-20. PubMed PMID: 27745989
  • Lien C, Rosen T, Bloemen EM, Abrams RC, Pavlou M, Lachs MS. Narratives of Self-Neglect: Patterns of Traumatic Personal Experiences and Maladaptive Behaviors in Cognitively Intact Older Adults. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 Nov;64(11):e195-e200. PubMed PMID: 27739073
  • Bloemen EM, Rosen T, Cline Schiroo JA, Clark S, Mulcare MR, Stern ME, Mysliwiec R, Flomenbaum NE, Lachs MS, Hargarten S. Photographing Injuries in the Acute Care Setting: Development and Evaluation of a Standardized Protocol for Research, Forensics, and Clinical Practice. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 May;23(5):653-9. PubMed PMID: 26932497
  • Rosen T, Bloemen EM, LoFaso VM, Clark S, Flomenbaum NE, Lachs MS. Emergency Department Presentations for Injuries in Older Adults Independently Known to be Victims of Elder Abuse. J Emerg Med. 2016 Mar;50(3):518-26. PubMed PMID: 26810019
  • Rosen T, Bloemen EM, Harpe J, Sanchez AM, Mennitt KW, McCarthy TJ, Nicola R, Murphy K, LoFaso VM, Flomenbaum N, Lachs MS. Radiologists' Training, Experience, and Attitudes About Elder Abuse Detection. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Dec;207(6):1210-1214. PubMed PMID: 27732066
  • Rosen T, Clark S, Bloemen EM, Mulcare MR, Stern ME, Hall JE, Flomenbaum NE, Lachs MS, Eachempati SR. Geriatric assault victims treated at U.S. trauma centers: Five-year analysis of the national trauma data bank. Injury. 2016 Dec;47(12):2671-2678. PubMed PMID: 27720184
  • Bloemen EM, Rosen T, Clark S, Nash D, Mielenz TJ. Trends in Reporting of Abuse and Neglect to Long Term Care Ombudsmen: Data from the National Ombudsman Reporting System from 2006 to 2013. Geriatr Nurs. 2015 Jul-Aug;36(4):281-3. PubMed PMID: 25936894
View All (21 Total) View Less

Practice Locations

UCHealth Seniors Clinic - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct
5th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

  • Geriatric Medicine, Board Certification (2023)

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (2019)
Graduate Schools:
  • MPH, Columbia University (2014)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, University of Colorado - Boulder (CO) (2012)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado, Internal Medicine (0001)
  • University of Colorado, Geriatric Medicine (2023)
Department: Medicine-Geriatrics
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

Update My Profile