Faculty

Adebola A. Adedimeji, Ph.D.

Adebola A. Adedimeji, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health (Health Behavior Research & Implementation Science)

718.839.7098

Areas of Research: Social/Behavioral Epidemiology, HIV/AIDS; Cancers; Implementation Science; Program Monitoring and Evaluation; Global Health; Structural and Community Health Interventions

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Matthew J. Akiyama, M.D.

Matthew J. Akiyama, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

718.405.8040

Areas of Research: I study how people access and utilize hepatitis C treatment and prevention services with particular emphasis on the relationship between HCV, drug use, and the criminal justice system in the U.S. and sub-Saharan Africa.

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Matthew R. Anderson, M.D.

Matthew R. Anderson, M.D.

718.920.4678

Areas of Research: Social Determinants HIV in Guatemala Mass Incarceration

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Nerys C. Benfield, M.D.

Nerys C. Benfield, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health (Family Planning)

Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion

Fellowship Program Director, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health Family Planning

718.405.8260

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James C.M. Brust, M.D.

James C.M. Brust, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

718.920.6482

Areas of Research: Epidemiology and treatment outcomes of drug-resistant tuberculosis and HIV in South Africa. A particular focus is on novel therapeutics and emergence of resistance as drugs are introduced into the South African TB program.

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Philip E. Castle, Ph.D.

Philip E. Castle, Ph.D.

718.430.4129

Areas of Research: Epidemiology of human papillomaviruses (HPV) and cervical/anogenital cancer; science and translation of cancer prevention strategies; cancer screening; global health; health-services research; evidence-based medicine

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Rosy Chhabra, Psy.D.

Rosy Chhabra, Psy.D.

Research Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Academic General Pediatrics)

Research Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Community Health Director, Montefiore School Health Program

718.862.1720

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Christina M. Coyle, M.D.

Christina M. Coyle, M.D.

Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)

Assistant Dean for Faculty Development

718.430.3525

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Donna C. Futterman, M.D.

Donna C. Futterman, M.D.

Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine)

Director, Department of Pediatrics Adolescent AIDS Program

718.882.0322

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Mark Guelfguat, D.O.

Mark Guelfguat, D.O.

Associate Professor, Department of Radiology (Body MR and CT Imaging)

718.918.4600

Areas of Research: Emergency, Abdominal and Cardiac Imaging, Medical Education

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H. Dean Hosgood, Ph.D.

H. Dean Hosgood, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health

Director, Global Environmental Health Global Health Center

Associate Director, Population and Clinical Sciences Clinical Research Training Program

Research Director, Medical Student Global Health Program

718.430.2138

Areas of Research: Cancer Epidemiology; Environmental Epidemiology; Genetic and Genomic Susceptibility; Global Health; Hematologic Malignancies; Lung Cancer; Never Smokers; non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; Noninvasive Biomarkers

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Sunit P. Jariwala, M.D.

Sunit P. Jariwala, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Allergy & Immunology)

866.633.8255

Areas of Research: Asthma, Health information technology

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Frederick J. Kaskel, M.D., Ph.D.

Frederick J. Kaskel, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Pediatric Nephrology)

718.430.2233

Areas of Research: glomerular diseases, hypertension, genetic etiologies for disparities in kidney disease, adherence, congenital genitourinary tract abnormalities, chronic kidney disease, translational life-course research

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David W. Lounsbury, Ph.D.

David W. Lounsbury, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health (Health Behavior Research & Implementation Science)

Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Social Medicine

718.839.7452

Areas of Research: My domestic and international research aims to reduce chronic disease burden in medically underserved populations. I am a community psychologist and a psycho-oncologist with expertise in participatory system dynamics modeling

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Jonathan Ross, M.D.

Jonathan Ross, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

347.341.4300

Areas of Research: I study how people access and utilize HIV treatment and prevention services in the U.S. and sub-Saharan Africa, and am particularly interested in the relationship between migration and HIV outcomes.

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Jing Song, M.D.

Jing Song, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

718.920.4316

Areas of Research: Clinical research specified in the field of Obstetric Anesthesiology and Preoperative QA/QI. Current ongoing projects include PDPH in Parturients; Healthcare Disparities in the Perioperative Setting.

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Joe Verghese, M.B.B.S.

Joe Verghese, M.B.B.S.

Professor, The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology

Professor, Department of Medicine (Geriatrics)

Division Chief, Department of Medicine Geriatrics

Murray D. Gross Memorial Faculty Scholar in Gerontology

Director, Jack and Pearl Resnick Gerontology Center

Director, The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology Division of Cognitive & Motor Aging

718.430.3877

Areas of Research: Effects of disease and aging on gait and cognition in older adults. Influence of cognitively stimulating activities on reducing risk of dementia and mobility loss, cognitive control of mobility, and global health

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Shankar Viswanathan, Dr.P.H.

Shankar Viswanathan, Dr.P.H.

718.430.3762

Areas of Research: Multivariate Survival Analysis, Longitudinal Data Analysis, Observer agreement, Missing and Measurement error issues, Clinical Trials, Oncology, Injury prevention, Global Health, Obesity and Nutritional Epidemiology

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Christina J. Yang, M.D.

Christina J. Yang, M.D.

718.920.4646

Areas of Research: Simulation in medical education, quality improvement, dysphagia, pediatric airway and aerodigestive disorders

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Reza Yassari, M.D.

Reza Yassari, M.D.

Professor, The Leo M. Davidoff Department of Neurological Surgery

Director, The Leo M. Davidoff Department of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery Residency Training Program

718.920.8887

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