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Professor, Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Einstein
Professor, Microbiology & Immunology, Einstein
Selma and Dr. Jacques Mitrani Chair in Biomedical Research, Einstein
Chief, Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Einstein and Montefiore Health System
Bacterial infectionsFungal infectionsVaccines
Dr. Pirofski studies innate and vaccine-induced immunity to disease-causing microbes, including Cryptococcus (the leading cause of fungal meningitis globally) and Pneumococcus (the leading cause of pneumonia in the United States and globally). She has described novel ways by which antibodies protect against bacterial pneumonia and sepsis and her work has improved understanding of how Cryptococcus and Pneumococcus cause disease. read more...
Professor, Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health, Einstein
Professor, Clinical Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Einstein
Director, Montefiore Einstein Center for Bioethics
Director, Einstein Cardozo Master of Science in Bioethics Program
BioethicsEthics of public health disastersBioethics education
Bioethics in clinical settings
Dr. Powell is a bioethicist who specializes in public health disasters, bioethics consultation in the clinical setting and bioethics education. She directs the Montefiore Einstein Center for Bioethics, which coordinates bioethics consultation, education, and policy development at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, as well as a master’s degree program in bioethics being offered jointly by Einstein and Benjamin Cardozo School of Law of Yeshiva University. read more...