Department of Family and Social Medicine

Department Chairman

Peter A. Selwyn, M.D., M.P.H. (bio) 

Professor of Family & Social Medicine, Epidemiology & Population Health, Medicine, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Director, Office of Community Health at Montefiore Medical Center
 

Letter from Dr. Selwyn 

 
 

Events

Thursday, September 10, 2015 | 8:00 AM
Pursuit of Hope: HIV in the 21st Century
Montefiore Medical Center, 4 locations

Thursday, September 24, 2015 | 8:00 AM
Family & Social Medicine Grand Rounds
Montefiore Medical Center, 4 locations

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Department Publications

Pulse Magazine
A weekly online publication that approaches the matter of illness and health from a unique perspective.

 

Social Medicine Journal/Medicina Social
A bilingual, academic, open-access journal published by the Department of Family and Social Medicine and the Latin American Social Medicine Association (ALAMES).

 

DFSM Newsletter
Department initiatives, patient community insights, new grant opportunities, and more.

 
 

Health is a state of physical, social, economic, psychological, and political well-being, and healthcare is a right.

Through community-oriented patient care, advocacy, research, and training the next generation of physicians, Family & Social Medicine strives to improve our nation's state of public health, social justice, and health equality.

 

Department News

Family & Social Medicine Poster Day 2015
Department of Family & Social Medicine faculty, residents and staff shared their displayed original work in education, practice‐based research and community‐based research at the annual Poster Day on June 16, 2015.


Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYFamily Medicine Residency Program Welcomes Class of 2018
The Family Medicine Residency Program proudly welcomes Drs. Sara Fontanez, Lee Isaacsohn, Sandhya Lekshmi Kumar, Marissa Lapedis, Mariya Masyukova, Sumathi Narayana, Alexander Pappas, Samantha Lorraine Stimmel, and Joshua Yap.


Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYSocial Medicine Residency Program Welcomes Class of 2018
The Social Medicine Residency Program proudly welcomes Drs. Shannon Blaney, Mary Cambou, Ashley Ceniceros, Sameen Farooq, Louisa Holaday, Andrea Jakubowski, Justine Phifer, Evan Rausch, Richard Silvera, and Jean Claude Uwamungu.


Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYSocial Pediatrics Residency Program Welcomes Class of 2018
The Social Pediatrics Residency Program proudly welcomes Drs. Shelby Davies, Esther Jeong, Sunna Jo, and Ashley Landicho.


Dr. Jane Bedell Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYDr. Jane Bedell Delivers Eighth Annual Harold Wise, MD Memorial Lecture
The Residency Program in Social Medicine was pleased to welcome back Dr. Jane Bedell (IM ’90) to deliver the eighth annual Harold Wide, MD Memorial Lecture.


Kathy Lugo Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYKathy Lugo Joins Department as Associate Administrator
The Department of Family and Social Medicine is pleased to welcome Ms. Kathy Lugo as Manager of Financial Services and Associate Administrator for the Department.


Dr. Carol Duh-Leong Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYDr. Carol Duh-Leong Present at the Inaugural Ceremony for the General Surgeon
Social Pediatrics intern Dr. Carol Duh-Leong was present for the inaugural ceremony for Dr. Vivek Murthy, 19th Surgeon General of the United States, April 22, 2015 in Washington, D.C.


Dr. Anna Flattau Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY Strengthening Antibiotic Stewardship Through Treating Advanced Pressure Ulcers
Dr. Anna Flattau and Dr. Belinda Ostrowsky are principal investigators on a new grant awarded by the New York State Department of Health for the project "Strengthening antibiotic stewardship through standardized treatment of advanced pressure ulcers."

 

Dr. Earle Chambers Family and Social medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY Novel Geocoding to Track Health Outcomes
Dr. Earle Chambers was awarded a 5-year K01 grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

 

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