ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
MINUTES OF SENATE COUNCIL MEETING
March 6, 2013
PRESENT: Drs. Allen Spiegel, Jeffrey Segall, Elyse Sussman, Robbie Burk, Ekaterina Dadachova, Francine Einstein, Harris Goldstein, Susan Horwitz, Ulrich Kadolsky, Nadine Katz, Genevieve Neal-Perry, Todd Olson, Victor Schuster, Pamela Stanley, Mr. Michael Lubrano, Drs. Stephen Baum, Ed Burns
GUEST: Ms. Shelly Motzkin
The minutes of the February 6 meeting were approved.
Einstein has formally decided to join the New York Genome Center as a founding member
Several chair searches are ongoing, including rehab medicine, urology, and neuroscience. New searches for OB-GYN and Medicine will soon begin
There was a summary of the Board meeting in February. Jed Shivers presented the budget. Dr. Joe Verghese presented an interesting summary of his research on cognition and locomotion in aging with the Dean presenting an overview of research on aging at Einstein.
There was a discussion of interim funding and the February 2013 Analysis in Brief on bridge funding in US medical schools.
The meeting adjourned at 3:55 p.m.
Jeffrey E. Segall, Ph.D.
Speaker, Einstein Senate