Dr. Dana Lukin to Run 2016 NYC Marathon for Colorectal Cancer Research
On Sunday, November 6, GI specialist Dana Lukin, MD, will run the NYC Marathon to raise funds and awareness for colorectal cancer.
Dr. Eva Metalios Honored for Human Rights Advocacy
Dr. Eva Metalios was honored by HealthRight International for her Human Rights work on behalf of torture survivors seeking asylum in the US.
Dr. Yaron Tomer Delivers Einstein’s 2016 White Coat Ceremony Keynote Address to the Class of 2020
On August, 17, 2016, Yaron Tomer, MD, Chair of Medicine at Einstein-Montefiore and Anita and Jack Saltz Chair in Diabetes Research, delivered Einstein's 2016 White Coat ceremony keynote address to the class of 2020. As first-year medical students receive the white coat of the professional healer, they embark on a path with a shared purpose — saving lives and helping people.
Diabetes and Endocrinology Division Ranked 22 in Nation by USNWR
In the 2016-2017 USNWR Best Hospital Ranking, Montefiore ranked in one adult specialty with the Diabetes and Endocrinology division ranking No. 22 in the nation. Six specialties, including Cancer, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Pulmonary Medicine, received high performance ratings - meaning they ranked in the top 10 percent of hospitals evaluated in these specialties.
Resident/Fellow Research Symposium
This year's Resident/Fellow Research Symposium was orchestrated by Dr. Michal Melamed and featured posters from members of the Internal Medicine Residency Program and fellows throughout the Department of Medicine.
Dr. Heidi Gold Wins Moses Prize Competition
Second-year Dermatology resident Dr. Heidi Gold won first place in the basic science category for the 2016 Henry L. Moses Prize Competition.
Dr. Lawrence Brandt to Receive 2016 Harry Gordon Award
Dr. Lawrence Brandt will receive the Harry Gordon Award for Outstanding Clinical Teacher at the 2016 Einstein graduation ceremony.
Dr. Marla Keller Appointed Vice Chair for Research
Dr. Marla Keller, Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health, has been appointed Vice Chair of Research for the Department of Medicine.