Dr. Steven Cohen discussed emerging data on biologics, their use to manage psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, strategies for long-term safe and effective use, and therapeutics in the pipeline. (dermtube.com)
Drs. Steven Cohen and Adam Friedman were interviewed for the American Academy of Dermatology's Dialogues in Dermatology. Dr. Cohen reviewed his research and clinical expertise in the treatment of acne, and Dr Friedman reviewed the field of nanodermatology, his research using nitric oxide nanoparticles, and the future of topical drug delivery. (aad.org)
Dermatology Welcomes Dr. Ciocon
Dr. David Ciocon joins the Division of Dermatology as Director of Dermatologic Surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatology and Director of Clinical Operations of the Division of Dermatology.
Wu Awarded Research Prize
Division of Dermatology resident Dr. Julia Wu was among five members of the Department of Medicine who were awarded research prizes at the 18th annual Montefiore Young Investigators Symposium.
Dermatology Welcomes Dr. Caroline Halverstam
Dr. Halverstam joins the Division with advanced training in general dermatological procedures as well as in more complex procedures including the treatment of psoriasis with phototherapy, topical therapy and biologic therapy.
Resident Research (Jules Lipoff)
Dr. Jules Lipoff was among winners of the 2012 Resident/Fellow Research Symposium awards. story
Insights on Skin Cancer
Despite increasing rates of fatal melanoma diagnoses among Hispanics, this population is still less likely to practice sun-protective behavior, according a study by Drs. Kate Viola and Karthik Krishnamurthy.
Einstein Faculty Dermatologists Participate in Skin Cancer Screening Pilot Program
Dermatology Residents Win Grants for Mentorship and Research
Friedman Receives Multiple Awards
Patel Wins 2012 RWDR Quiz
Third-year resident Dr. Payal Patel was among the winners of the 2012 Real World Dermatology for Residents Quiz.
5 years and Counting: Einstein Dermatology Residents Awarded at New York Academy of Medicine Research Competition
First-year resident Dr. Aron Gwertzman received second place in the annual New York Academy of Medicine Resident Research Competition, marking the fifth year the Einstein-Montefiore Division of Dermatology has received recognition for excellence in both basic and clinical research at this competition.
Black Wins Travel Grant
First-year resident Dr. Josh Black received an International Society Meeting Travel Grant from the American Academy of Dermatology to attend the 2011 Irish Association of Dermatologists Annual Meeting in Belfast, May 13-14, 2011.
Montefiore Establishes Multidisciplinary Melanoma Treatment Team
The Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care (MECCC) has established a new multidisciplinary team specializing in the treatment of skin malignancies including melanoma, the most aggressive and deadly form of skin cancer.
Blecher Awarded Travel Fellowship
Fourth-year medical student Karin Blecher was awarded received the distinguished Albert Kligman M. Kligman Travel Fellowship Award to deliver a presentation at the annual Society for Investigative Dermatology.
Cohen Invited as Featured PDS Lecturer
Division Chief Dr. Steven Cohen was recently invited as a featured lecturer to the 34th Philippine Dermatological Society Annual Convention
Dermatology Honors 2010 Graduates
The Einstein-Montefiore Division of Dermatology congratulates the outstanding achievement of its 2010 graduating residents.
First-Year Resident Wins Poster Competition
Jules Lipoff, MD was awarded first place in the Department of Medicine Resident/Fellow Poster Competition held May 17, 2010.
First-Year Resident Lee Receives Scholarship to Future Academicians Retreat
Diana Lee, MD, PhD, received a scholarship to attend the Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) Resident Retreat for Future Academicians.
Unaeze and Lee Win National Awards
Dr. Jane Unaeze has won a highly competitive preceptorship from the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and Dr. Diana Lee has won an award from the Women’s Dermatologic Society to explore pediatric dermatology.
A Novel Therapeutic Strategy to Cutaneous Infection
IQPC_NYC interviews Dr. Adam Friedman, Chief Dermatology Resident and speaker at the IQPC Anti-Infectives Summit Jan 25-27 in Philadelphia. Friedman's topic covers Sustained Release of Nitric Oxide from the Hybrid Nanoparticle Platform as a Novel Therapeutic Strategy for Cutaneous Infections.
Dermatology Welcomes Turner to Faculty
The Division of Dermatology is pleased to welcome Ryan B. Turner, MD as Director of Dermatologic and Laser Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center.
In the Media: Joel Friedman and Adam Friedman
Discover magazine interviews Joel Friedman, Professor of Medicine; Adam Friedman, chief dermatology resident; and Kelvin Davies, Associate Professor of Urology, who have demonstrated that nanoparticles can be used topically to deliver erection drugs.
Dermatology Honors 2009 Graduates
The Einstein-Montefiore Division of Dermatology congratulates the outstanding achievement of its 2009 graduating residents.
Dawkins Awarded for Resident Presentation
First-year Dermatology resident Manju Dawkins placed second in the annual "Residents' Night Research Competition" of the New York Academy of Medicine.
Dermatology Residents Give National Meeting Presentations
Dermatology residents presented ten talks and posters at the 2009 annual American Academy of Dermatology meeting in San Francisco.
Dermatology Residents Win Grants for Mentorship and Research
Drs. Jane Unaeze and Adam Friedman have been awarded a Mentorship Grant in Dermatologic Surgery and the Academic Research Grant from the Women’s Dermatologic Society.
Dermatology Welcomes Dina Began
The Einstein-Montefiore Division of Dermatology extends a special welcome to new faculty member Dina Began, assistant professor and board-certified dermatologist.
2008 Residency Program Graduates Honored
The Einstein-Montefiore Division of Dermatology congratulates the outstanding achievement of our 2008 graduating residents, who have completed a 3-year intensive dermatology residency training program leading to eligibility for American Board of Dermatology certification.
Strong Match Results for Dermatology Residency Program
The Einstein-Montefiore Division of Dermatology had another excellent match for its 2009-2010 residency program, ranking 33 candidates and going only to #5 on its list to obtain three house staff, including its #2 choice.
Dermatology Opens New Mohs Surgery Suite
The Albert Einstein Department of Medicine announces the opening of the Mohs Surgery Suite, a state-of-the-art facility under the direction of Dr. Eric Berkowitz.