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Meet our Staff

Asif Merchant, MD, FACP, CMD, CPE


Co-Medical Director

Dr. Asif Merchant has completed his medical school training at K J Somaiya Medical College and Bombay University. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Geriatric Medicine fellowship at North Shore University and Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New York. He has completed a fellowship in Medical Education from Harvard School of Medicine.

Dr. Merchant is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric and Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine.

He is the Chief of Geriatrics and Extended Care Network at Newton Wellesley Hospital and a Partner at New England Community Medical Services,

Dr. Merchant has held a faculty appointment at Harvard Medical School and currently is an Associate Clinical Professor at Tufts school of medicine.  In addition, he Chairs the Geriatrics Committee of the Massachusetts Medical Society and has served as the President of the Greater New England Society of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care. 

In September 2020, Dr. Merchant was appointed to the Governor Baker’s Advisory group for COVID-19 Vaccination in Massachusetts.

Azadeh Assarpour, MD

Co-Medical Director

Dr. Assarpour, one of our Co-Medical Directors,  received her Medical Degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine.  After finishing her residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Auburn Hospital she went on to complete her Fellowship in Geriatrics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine. Dr. Assarpour is a Geriatrician with the Quimby Center for Geriatric Care at Mount Auburn Hospital.
We are so grateful to have someone with Dr. Assarpour’s experience as our Medical Director here at Meadow Green. She is an extremely skilled geriatrician and a well respected leader.


Michael Bell

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Henna Chatterjee

Regional Director of Admissions & Marketing

Henna is an experienced healthcare professional with 30+ years in clinical screening and eldercare.  She is recognized for patient advocacy and excellent care. "Passionate about serving the elderly, I bring leadership and problem-solving skills to my work. Outside of work, I enjoy cooking, meeting new people, and traveling, enriching my life with diverse experiences and connections". 

Damian Carter

Director of Admissions


Sharon Rose

Sharon joined the Meadow Green team in February of 2022 and brings with her over 20 years of experience as Chef /Food Service Manger CDM, CFPP.

Sharon creates varied and nutritious menus that meet the needs of our residents. She is responsible for supervising the dining services operation, including ordering supplies and managing staff.  Our residents enjoy wonderful daily menu choices and many special occasions thanks to Sharon’s skill and experience.

Director of Food Services

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