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Dr. Shadi Nahvi substance abuse treatment opiate addiction smoking cessation Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

On the Road to Recovery, Leave the Cigarettes Behind
Dr. Shadi Nahvi's research seeks to overcome the traditional bias that treating tobacco use in opiate recovery settings might harm the recovery process, and to capitalize on patients' real interest in quitting to determine what will successfully help people quit smoking permanently.


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Aging Research at GSA 2014
Drs. Joe Verghese, Sofiya Milman, Nir Barzilai, and Ana Maria Cuervo represented the Department of Medicine at the Gerontological Society of America's (GSA) 67th Annual Scientific Meeting, November 5-9, 2014 in Washington, D.C.


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Dermatology Welcomes Dr. Holly Kanavy
Dr. Holly Kanavy, who joined the Einstein/Montefiore Division of Dermatology this fall, is an award-winning researcher of the study of acral nevi and skin cancer chemoprevention.


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Five GI & Liver Diseases Faculty Members Named AASLD Fellows
Drs. Mark Czaja, Paul Gaglio, Sanjeev Gupta, Jayanta Roy-Chowdhury, and Allan Wolkoff have been selected for the 2014 Inaugural Class of American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Fellows.


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MIDAS+ System Offers Anonymous Reporting to Improve Patient Safety
The MIDAS+ incident reporting system, implemented at Montefiore Medical Center in 2012, enables hospital staff to submit anonymous incident reports of patient safety issues for analysis and improvement.

 

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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
 

 
 
 

Calendar

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Traditional Data Sources for Public Health Surveillance and Rapid Detection of Emerging Infectious Disease
John Samuel Brownstein, PhD
8:00 AM : Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

Grand Rounds

Einstein (East) & Moses (West) Campus

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Media Spotlight

The New York Times and NPR feature Dr. Nir Barzilai and one of his centenarian study participants in a joint article on aging. (Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014)

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