Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

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Dr. Chinazo Cunningham, General Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

General Internal Medicine Fellowship Welcomes First Fellows
The Einstein/Montefiore General Internal Medicine Fellowship, a two-year program directed by Dr. Chinazo Cunningham that prepares general internists for an academic research career, welcomed Drs. Laila Khalid, Laurel Mohrmann, and Stella Safo in July 2014.


Dr. Luigi Di Biase, cardiologist and arrhythmia expert, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

More is More in Ablation for Ventricular Arrhythmia
A recent study presented by Dr. Luigi Di Biase and colleagues found that taking a broader approach to treat ventricular arrhythmias with cardiac ablation resulted in lower recurrence rates, re-hospitalizations, and deaths.


Dr. Rubina Malik, aging expert and geriatrician, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

Dr. Rubina Malik and the Center for the Aging Brain
Dr. Rubina Malik describes Einstein/Montefiore's newly launched Center for the Aging Brain’s unique comprehensive assessment approach, and how the Center's services benefit patients and caregivers alike.


Dr. Manish Ramesh, food allergy expert, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY New Faculty Physician: Manish Ramesh, MB, BS, PhD
Dr. Manish Ramesh, director of the Montefiore Medical Center Food Allergy Centers in Scarsdale and the Bronx, was appointed assistant professor in the Einstein/Montefiore Division of Allergy and Imunology in July 2014.


Dr Laurie Jacobs Department of Medicine Chair Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

Dr. Laurie Jacobs Assumes Role of Interim Department Chair
The Department is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Laurie Jacobs as Interim Chair, effective August 1, 2014.


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Critical Care Medicine 

Dermatology 

Endocrinology & Diabetes 

Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases 

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Geriatrics 

Hematology 

Hospital Medicine 

Infectious Diseases 

Nephrology 

Oncology

Pulmonary 

Rheumatology 


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, September 18, 2014

Disparities in Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease: How Far Have We Come and What Remains to be Done?
Martha L. Daviglus, MD PhD
8:00 AM : Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

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Media Spotlight

New York Times interviews Dr. Kami Kim about research that finds the parasite Toxoplasma gondii can manipulate the behavior of its host by switching on genes in brain cells. (Friday, Aug 29, 2014)

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