Division of Infectious Diseases

Department of Medicine West Campus Calendar - September-October 2014

September 29 – October 3, 2014

Monday, September 29

*No Conferences Scheduled

Tuesday, September 30

7:30 AM
Cardiology Grand Rounds
“What’s the Big Picture? New York City’s Population Health Approach to Tobacco, Diabetes, Obesity Prevention and Control”
Jane F. Bedell, MD
Assistant Commissioner, Medical Director, New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, Bronx District Public Health Office
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Update on Evaluation and Management of Chronic Cough”
Peter Dicpinigaitis, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

Wednesday, October 1

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
Basic Science
Sean Stoy, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds
“Interesting Case”
Drs Erick Mayer, Chibuzo Enemchukwu and Elizabeth Gancher
@ MMC, Tishman Grand Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Falls”
Shikta Gupta, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

3:30 PM
Critical Care Medicine Grand Rounds
“Biomarkers in Acute Illness”
George Lominadze, MD
Fellow, Montefiore Medical Center, Division of Critical Care Medicine
@ MMC, Tishman Room 1

Thursday, October 2

7:30 AM
Controversial Cases in Cardiovascular Care
@ MMC, Tishman 5

7:30 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds Live Case Viewing
@ MMC, MAP 2nd Fl

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 1
“MGUS: Updated”
Irina Murakhovskaya, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Department of Oncology, Montefiore/Einstein
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl
Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds
@MMC, Tishman 1

8:00 AM
GI Motility Conference
@ MMC, GI Suite, Fellow's Conf. Room

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“MGUS: Updated”
Irina Murakhovskaya, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Department of Oncology, Montefiore/Einstein
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“Endocrine Manifestations of Successful Aging: What Have We Learned from the Centenarians?”
Sofiya Milman, MD
Department of Medicine, (Endocrinology)
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
@MMC, CHAM 1 Conference Room

5:00 PM
Division of GI/Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

Friday, October 3

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Hematology Grand Rounds
"Blood Transfusion Therapy in the age of Genomics"
Connie M. Westhoff, SBB, PhD
Director of Immunohematology and Genomics, New York Blood Center
@ MMC, Central 4 Pathology, 4th Fl, Room 405

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Conference
@ Einstein, Microbiology & Immunology Library, Belfer 601

September 22 – 26, 2014 

Monday, September 22 

3:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“Cytology Review”
Antonio Cajigas, MD
@ MMC, Central 4 Conference Rm - C405

7:30 AM
Cardiology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Plural Diseases”
Amy Malik, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

Wednesday, September 24 

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Pulmonary Hypertension”
Roxana Sulica, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Research Seminar
“Interesting Cases”
Drs. Elisabeth Zukowski and Addi Feinstein
“Preventing HSV Infections: Serendipity Strikes Twice”
Betsy Herold, MD
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Cognitive Assessment”
Gary Kennedy, MD; Alessandra Scalmati, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue, Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

Thursday, September 25 

7:30 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds Live Case Viewing
@ MMC, MAP 2nd Fl

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 1
*No Conference Scheduled – Rosh Hashanah

8:00 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds
@MMC, Tishman 1

8:00 AM
GI Motility Conference
@ MMC, GI Suite, Fellow's Conf. Room

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
*No Conference Scheduled – Rosh Hashanah

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled – Rosh Hashanah

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
@MMC, CHAM 1 Conference Room

5:00 PM
Division of GI/Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
*No Conference Scheduled – Rosh Hashanah

Friday, September 26 

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Hematology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled – Rosh Hashanah

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled – Rosh Hashanah

September 15 – 19, 2014

Monday, September 15  

*No Conferences Scheduled

Tuesday, September 16  

7:30 AM
Cardiology Grand Rounds
“Left Ventricular Mechanical Phenotyping and Diastolic Function”
Himanshu Gupta, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine in Radiology and Mechanical Engineering; Co-Director, Section of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, University of Alabama, Birmingham Hospital, Birmingham VA Medical Center, UAB Highlands Medical Center, and the Kirklin Clinic
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“World Trade Center Research”
David Prezant, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

Wednesday, September 17  

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Journal Club
Ana Poneo, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Faculty Seminar
“Interesting Case”
Dr. Hyun Ah Yoon
“Bioethics Case Discussion”
Hannah Lipman, MD MS
@ MMC, Tishman Grand Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Pain Management”
Claudene George, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

2:15 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“Studying DNA Repair in Metastatic Cells”
Sumanta Goswami, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Einstein; Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Yeshiva University
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf. Rm

Thursday, September 18  

7:30 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds Live
Case Viewing
@ MMC, MAP 2nd Fl

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 1
“Disparities in Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease: How Far Have We Come and What Remains to be Done?”
Martha L. Daviglus, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Director of the Institute for Minority Health Research, and Associate Vice Chancellor for Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl
Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds
@MMC, Tishman 1

8:00 AM
GI Motility Conference
@ MMC, GI Suite, Fellow's Conf.
Room

8:00 AM
Asthma Center Grand Rounds
“TBA”
Joan Reibman, MD
NYU Langone Medical Center
@ Tishman Room 3 and Price 324

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Disparities in Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease: How Far Have We Come and What Remains to be Done?”
Martha L. Daviglus, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Director of the Institute for Minority Health Research, and Associate Vice Chancellor for Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“Elder Law”
Michael Bogaisky, MD; Nina Pejoves,
Esquire Staff Attorney, New York Legal Assistance Group
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
@MMC, CHAM 1 Conference Room

5:00 PM
Division of GI/Liver Diseases
Clinical Conference
“Fish Poisonings”
Lawrence Brandt, MD
Professor, Division of GI and Liver Diseases
Special Presentation
Jennifer Lapponese
MIDAS Electronic Occurrence Reporting System
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

Friday, September 19  

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Hematology Grand Rounds
“Neutropenia in the Bronx”
Ioannis Mantzaris, MD
@ MMC, Central 4 Pathology, 4th Fl, Room 405

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical 9/12/2014 Case Presentation
Lia McGibbon, MD

2nd Year Rheumatology Fellow
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@ Einstein, Microbiology &
Immunology Library, Belfer 601

September 8–12, 2014

Monday, September 8
*No Conferences Scheduled

Tuesday, September 9
7:30 AM
Cardiology Grand Rounds
Paradigm Shifts in Atrial Fibrillation 2014 & Beyond
Sanjiv M. Narajan, MB, MD, MSc, FRCP, FACC, FHRS
Professor of Medicine in Residence, University of California, San Diego; Professor of Medicine in Residence, University of California, Los Angeles; Director, Electrophysiology, San Diego Veteran Affairs Medical Center; Co-Director, Electrophysiology Section, University of California San Diego Institute for Computing in Medicine
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Sleep Research”
Neomi Shah, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

Wednesday, September 10
8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Faculty Meeting
@ Einstein, Price 357

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Research Seminar
“Interesting Cases”
Drs. Addi Feinstein, Chibuzo Enemchukwu and Elizabeth Gancher
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl
Lecture Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Dementia”
Jessica Zwerling, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

2:15 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“Gastric Stem Cells and Gastric Carcinogenesis”
Timothy C. Wang, MD
Chief, Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Silberberg Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine and Irving Cancer Research Center, Columbia University Medical Center
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf. Rm

Thursday, September 11
7:30 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds Live Case Viewing
@ MMC, MAP 2nd Fl

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 1
“Two Doctors, Two Generations: The Evolution of Medical Ethics”
Barron H. Lerner, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Population Health, New York University School of Medicine
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl
Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds
@MMC, Tishman 1

8:00 AM
GI Motility Conference
@ MMC, GI Suite, Fellow's Conf. Room

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Two Doctors, Two Generations: The Evolution of Medical Ethics”
Barron H. Lerner, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Population Health, New York University School of Medicine
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“Myelodysplastic Syndromes: a Cause of Elderly Anemia?”
Amit Verma, MB, BS
Department of Medicine (Oncology)
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
@MMC, CHAM 1 Conference Room

5:00 PM
GI/Liver Grand Rounds
Weiler GI/Surgery Conference
“Endoscopy and Surgery of Familial Colorectal Cancers”
Rahul Narang, MD
Department of Surgery
Akiva Marcus, MD
Division of GI/Liver Diseases
@ Einstein, Weiler Hospital
Board Room 2nd Fl Administration

Friday, September 12
8:00 – 10:00 AM
Hematology Grand Rounds
“The Pathophysiology of Sickle Cell Vasoocclusion”
Henny Billett, MD, MSc
Chief, Division of Hematology; Professor of Clinical Medicine and Pathology
@ MMC, Central 4 Pathology, 4th Fl, Room 405

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Research/ Clinical Conference
“Osteoporosis”
Ruth Freeman, MD
Professor, Dept of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Park
@ Einstein, Microbiology & Immunology Library, Belfer 601

September 1–5, 2014

Monday, September 1
Holiday - Labor Day
Tuesday, September 2
7:30 AM
Cardiology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled
8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“COPD Basics: Part 2”
Chang Shim, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357
Wednesday, September 3
8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Topic Review
Alfredo Lee Chang, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357
8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Research Seminar
“Interesting Cases”
Drs. Elisabeth Zukowski and Sindu Mohandas
“Update on Hepatitis C“
Magdalena Slosar, MD
@ MMC, Tishman Grand Hall
12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Gait Assessment”
Joseph Verghese, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor
3:30 PM
Critical Care Medicine Grand Rounds
“ICU Congestion: The Impact on Patient Flows and Outcomes”
Carri W. Chan, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of
Decision, Risk & Operations,
Columbia Business School
@ MMC, Tishman Room 1
Thursday, September 4
7:30 AM
Controversial Cases in Cardiovascular Care
@ MMC, Tishman 5
7:30 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds Live Case Viewing
@ MMC, MAP 2nd Fl
8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 1
"Addressing the Rising Challenge of Non-AIDS Defining Cancers in Persons with HIV Infection"
Missak Haigentz, Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl
Lecture Hall
8:00 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds
@MMC, Tishman 1
8:00 AM
GI Motility Conference
@ MMC, GI Suite, Fellow's Conf. Room
12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
"Addressing the Rising Challenge of Non-AIDS Defining Cancers in Persons with HIV Infection"
Missak Haigentz, Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium
3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
Shikta Gupta, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor
5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“State of the Union – Pediatric and Adult Renal Divisions”
Vaughn W. Folkert, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chief, Division of Nephrology; Frederick J. Kaskel, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Chief, Section of Nephrology
@MMC, CHAM 1 Conference Room
5:00 PM
GI/Liver Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled
Friday, September 5
8:00 – 10:00 AM
Hematology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled
8:00 – 10:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Conference
“Rheumatology Medications in Pregnancy”
Lisa Sammaritano, MD
Associate Attending Physician
Hospital of Special Surgery
@MMC, Tishman Room 1

September 1–5, 2014

Monday, September 1 

Holiday - Labor Day

Tuesday, September 2 

7:30 AM
Cardiology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“COPD Basics: Part 2”
Chang Shim, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

Wednesday, September 3 

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Topic Review
Alfredo Lee Chang, MD
@ Tishman Room 3 & Price 357

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Research Seminar
“Interesting Cases”
Drs. Elisabeth Zukowski and Sindu Mohandas
“Update on Hepatitis C“
Magdalena Slosar, MD
@ MMC, Tishman Grand Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Gait Assessment”
Joseph Verghese, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

3:30 PM
Critical Care Medicine Grand Rounds
“ICU Congestion: The Impact on Patient Flows and Outcomes”
Carri W. Chan, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of
Decision, Risk & Operations,
Columbia Business School
@ MMC, Tishman Room 1

Thursday, September 4 

7:30 AM
Controversial Cases in Cardiovascular Care
@ MMC, Tishman 5

7:30 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds Live Case Viewing
@ MMC, MAP 2nd Fl

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 1
"Addressing the Rising Challenge of Non-AIDS Defining Cancers in Persons with HIV Infection"
Missak Haigentz, Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl
Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Dermatology Grand Rounds
@MMC, Tishman 1

8:00 AM
GI Motility Conference
@ MMC, GI Suite, Fellow's Conf. Room

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
"Addressing the Rising Challenge of Non-AIDS Defining Cancers in Persons with HIV Infection"
Missak Haigentz, Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
Shikta Gupta, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Rm, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“State of the Union – Pediatric and Adult Renal Divisions”
Vaughn W. Folkert, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Chief, Division of Nephrology; Frederick J. Kaskel, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Chief, Section of Nephrology
@MMC, CHAM 1 Conference Room

5:00 PM
GI/Liver Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

Friday, September 5 

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Hematology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

8:00 – 10:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Conference
“Rheumatology Medications in Pregnancy”
Lisa Sammaritano, MD
Associate Attending Physician
Hospital of Special Surgery
@MMC, Tishman Room 1

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