Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine


Julia Arnsten General internal Medicine GIM Research Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

Dr. Julia Arnsten to Receive ACLGIM Chief’s Recognition Award
Dr. Julia Arnsten has been selected to receive the 2015 Association of Chiefs & Leaders of General Internal Medicine (ACLGIM) Chief's Recognition Award from ACLGIM and the Society for General Internal Medicine, given annually to the general internal medicine division chief who most represents excellence in division leadership.

Dr. Carol Harris breast cancer prevention Ethiopia albert einstein college of medicine montefiore medical center bronx nyBattling Breast Cancer in Ethiopia
Dr. Carol Harris's work with local caregivers & leaders is addressing Ethiopia's growing breast cancer rates.

Chaim Putterman Lupus Research rheumatology Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYNew Directions in Lupus Research
Dr. Chaim Putterman is currently studying whether a molecule known as TWEAK (TNF-related weak inducer of apoptosis) or other potential mediators of inflammation can act on brain cells to promote some of the neurologic signs and symptoms that lupus patients suffer from, and whether in experimental systems they can be treated or prevented.

Allan Wolkoff Hepatology Liver Diseases Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYAllan Wolkoff Named American Liver Foundation Physician of the Year
Dr. Allan W. Wolkoff has been invited to receive the 2015 American Liver Foundation Physician of the Year Award for an extraordinary record of service including long-term leadership as a member of the Board of Directors and past chair.



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Featured Division: Infectious Diseases

Guiding Principles
Dr. Liise-anne Pirofski discusses how the Einstein-Montefiore Antibiotic Stewardship Program (ASP) is altering prescribing behaviors.

Preventing the Next Superbug
Theresa Madaline, MD

Low Dose Antibiotic Treatment of C.Difficile
Belinda Ostrowsky, MD


Interim Department Chairman

Laurie G. Jacobs, MD (bio) 

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Vice Chair of Clinical and Educational Programs



Thursday, March 12, 2015

Rational Use of Molecular Diagnostics for Infectious Diseases
Angela M. Caliendo, MD, PhD
8:00 AM : Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

Grand Rounds

Einstein (East) & Moses (West) Campus


Media Spotlight

The New York Times references Einstein’s centenarian studies and Dr. Nir Barzilai in an obituary on 109-year old Irving Kahn. (Friday, Feb 27, 2015)

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