Dr. Kenya Rivas holds Assistant Professor position in the Department of Geriatrics at Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL. She completed her residency training in Family Medicine and Geriatrics at Florida Hospital, Orlando in 2009. Dr. Rivas joined the Nova Southeastern University Department of Geriatrics in 2009. Since then, she has been instrumental in helping to establish the Geriatric Fellowship curriculum and the Didactics for the third year medical students. Her major interests include the promotion of healthy aging, therapy and developing systems of care for the elderly. She has been involved in geriatric patient care, education, and research.