Einstein Faculty

Einstein is home to more than 2,000 faculty members, who promote research and academic excellence at the College of Medicine.  In addition to conducting research in the institution’s 300 laboratories, these individuals serve as mentors and teachers to the medical school’s 724 M.D. students, 248 Ph.D. students, 117 M.D.-Ph.D. students and 368 postdoctoral research fellows. This page reflects resources and information useful to Einstein investigators, along with highlights pertaining to honors and events relevant to faculty.  Can't find a resource you need?  Please contact webrunners@einstein.yu.edu to let us know.

Faculty Features

Einstein's Dr. Merkatz Honored by Ghanaian Chieftain for Efforts Abroad

On a sunny September Sunday afternoon, members of the Bronx’ Ghanaian community gathered at Maestro’s catering hall, dressed in their festive best, to honor Dr. Irwin R. Merkatz with a special read more

The Power of One: Dr. Roger Duvivier Charts the Next Phase of a Dynamic Career

"Got to see, hear and feel what Hell on earth is," Dr. Roger Duvivier reported in an e-mail to his colleagues in the Bronx, six days after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. read more

Students Learn, Share Lessons South and North of the Equator

Sometimes the route to a medical degree follows a lengthy path. In the case of Caitlin Schrepel and Eric Tanenbaum, who will begin their fourth year at Einstein this fall, that read more


Academic Honors

Recognizing Excellence — Dr. Liise-anne Pirofski has been selected to deliver the Maxwell Finland lecture at the Infectious Diseases Society of America meeting, on October 9, in Philadelphia. The honor recognizes Dr. Pirofski’s significant research contributions to the field toward understanding infectious diseases and in addressing public health issues stemming from infectious diseases. Dr. Pirofski is professor of medicine and of microbiology & immunology, and chief of medicine’s infectious diseases division. She also holds the Selma and Dr. Jacques Mitrani Chair in Biomedical Research.

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Collaboration Zone

Faculty Development Events

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

"New Faculty Orientation"

Time: 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Location: Price Center