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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.


Danny Lizano PA Critical Care Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NYCritical Care Medicine PA Danny Lizano Receives FCCM Honor
Mr. Danny Lizano, PA-C, MSHS, FCCM, was the ninth physician assistant to be inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine, joining an elite group of practitioners, researchers, administrators, and educators who have made outstanding contributions to the collaborative field of critical care.


Paul Frenette Stem Cell Institute Research Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx NY

Stem Cell Institute Awarded NYSTEM Grant
The Ruth L. and David S. Gottesman Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, directed by Dr. Paul Frenette, was recently awarded the New York Stem Cell Science (NYSTEM) institutional training grant.

 

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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, March 05, 2015

Anatomy of a Quality Improvement Project--Venous Thromboembolism
Sarah Baron, MD
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 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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