Division of Infectious Diseases

Faculty & Research

Faculty & Research 

Our investigators advance the study of infectious diseases and the pathogens that cause them through hands-on field work supporting basic science research as well as investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored clinical trials. more info 

 

Education & Training

Education & Training 

Conferences 

Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program 

Division-Sponsored Courses 

Global Health Training 

 

Patient Care & Clinical Services

Patient Care & Clinical Services 

Schedule an appointment, refer a patient, Einstein-Montefiore ID treatment centers. more info 

 

Resources

Resources 

Policies, schedules, antibiotic booklet, and useful links. more info 

News & Media

Dr. Kami Kim Dr. Johanna Daily Dr. Mahalia Desruisseaux Infectious Diseases Department of Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

Malaria: Progress and Promise
Dr. Kami Kim, Dr. Johanna Daily, and Dr. Mahalia Desruisseaux are currently conducting innovative research on cerebral malaria (CM).


Dr. Brian Currie Department of Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

Dr. Brian Currie Announces Retirement
Dr. Brian Currie, Vice President and Medical Director of Research and Hospital Epidemiologist at Montefiore Health System and Assistant Dean of Clinical Research and Professor of Clinical Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health at Einstein, announced his decision to retire at the end of January 2016.


Dr. Sachin Jain Department of Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

Dr. Sachin Jain Featured in CBS News
Dr. Sachin Jain was recently featured in a CBS News article regarding concerns that drug-resistant gonorrhea will emerge in the U.S.


Dr. Barry Zingman Infectious Diseases Department of Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY

AIDS Center to Receive Commissioners Special Recognition Award
Dr. Barry Zingman and the Montefiore AIDS Center will be presented with the Commissioners Special Recognition Award for HIV/AIDS services from the New York State Department of Health.


Dr. Belinda Ostrowsky Dr. Priya Nori Infectious Diseases Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health Systems Bronx NY Dr. Belinda Ostrowsky and Dr. Priya Nori on Smart Antibiotic Prescribing
Dr. Belinda Ostrowsky and Dr. Priya Nori recently published an article in MD Magazine discussing how antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASPs) play an important role in healthcare institutions.


Dr. Jacqueline Achkar Infectious Diseases Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health Systems Bronx NYRapid Blood Test for TB Shows Promise
In a new study, Dr. Jacqueline Achkar demonstrated that a panel of eight protein biomarkers in the blood can rapidly distinguish active TB from latent TB infection and also from other respiratory diseases. A second panel of 10 biomarkers diagnosed TB in people co-infected with HIV.


Dr. Kami Kim Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Health System Bronx NYChildren With HIV More Likely to Die of Malaria
New York Times interviewed Dr. Kami Kim about her research that indicates children with HIV are more likely to develop a severe form of malaria and die.


news & multimedia archive 

 
 

Division Chief

Liise-anne Pirofski, M.D.

Liise-anne Pirofski, M.D. (Bio)
Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases , Department of Medicine
Selma and Dr. Jacques Mitrani Chair in Biomedical Research
 

 

Case of the Month

A previously healthy 39-year-old man was seen in the emergency room for neck pain...

What's your diagnosis? 

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Conferences & Seminars

Feb 10
No Grand Rounds 
 

Feb 17
Speakers: Guo (Pharm), Aldrich, Wexler
Montefiore Medical Center, Foreman Pavilion, Tishman Learning Center, Grand Hall   
 

 

 
 
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