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The Wall Street Journal (subscription required) features research led by Sophie Molholm, Ph.D., that compares two types of therapy for children with autism. Dr. Molholm is professor of neuroscience and of pediatrics at Einstein and director of the Sheryl and Daniel R. Tishman Cognitive Neurophysiology Lab at Einstein and Montefiore. (Wednesday, November 28, 2018)

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WHYY (NPR) interviews Harry Ostrer, M.D., about genetic diseases prevalent in the Jewish community. Dr. Ostrer is professor of pathology and of pediatrics at Einstein and director of genetic and genomic testing at Montefiore. (Wednesday, November 28, 2018)

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Discover features research by Robert Burk, M.D., on the evolution of human papillomaviruses (HPV), the main cause of cervical cancer. Dr. Burk is vice chair of translational research (pediatrics) and professor of pediatrics, of microbiology & immunology, of obstetrics & gynecology and women’s health, and of epidemiology & population health at Einstein, and an attending physician at Montefiore. (Thursday, November 08, 2018)

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The Washington Post quotes Chinazo Cunningham, M.D., M.S., on the new federal opioids bill signed into law and the need for more funding and coordinated efforts for addiction prevention, treatment and recovery. Dr. Cunningham is professor and associate chief of general internal medicine at Einstein and Montefiore. (Friday, November 02, 2018)

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The Associated Press interviews Arne Gennerich, Ph.D., about laser-based optical tweezers, whose developers won the 2018 Nobel Prize in physics. Dr. Gennerich is associate professor of anatomy & structural biology. (Friday, October 26, 2018)

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Scientific American quotes Gary Schwartz, Ph.D., on gut stimuli studies that could help researchers determine methods to make food more or less rewarding for patients. Dr. Schwartz is professor of medicine, of neuroscience, and of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. (Thursday, October 25, 2018)

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Science News quotes Jonathan Lai, Ph.D., on phage display, a molecule-manufacturing technique he uses to develop vaccines. The creators of phage display won the 2018 Nobel Prize in chemistry. Dr. Lai is professor of biochemistry. (Wednesday, October 24, 2018)

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USA Today features research by Michael Lipton, M.D., Ph.D., that finds soccer heading is much worse for women's brains than men's. Dr. Lipton is professor of radiology and of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Einstein and director of MRI Services at Montefiore. (Friday, August 03, 2018)

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CNN interviews Joe Verghese, M.B.B.S., about the link between blood pressure and brain health in the elderly. Dr. Verghese is chief of geriatrics at Einstein and Montefiore and director of the Montefiore Einstein Center for the Aging Brain. (Friday, August 03, 2018)

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Los Angeles Times interviews Jan Vijg, Ph.D., about research on the maximum limit of human lifespan. Dr. Vijg is professor and chair of genetics and the Lola and Saul Kramer Chair in Molecular Genetics at Einstein. (Thursday, July 05, 2018)

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NPR quotes Louis Weiss, M.D., M.P.H., on the importance of understanding health risks and travel advisories before planning a vacation. Dr. Weiss is professor of medicine and of pathology and co-director of Einstein’s Global Health Center. (Friday, June 29, 2018)

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New York Times quotes Ruth Macklin, Ph.D., on the ethics of using prisoners to study dietary sodium levels. Dr. Macklin is distinguished university professor emerita of epidemiology & population health at Einstein. (Monday, June 11, 2018)

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NPR quotes Joseph Sparano, M.D., on his study finding that many women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy. Dr. Sparano is vice chair of medical oncology at Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care and associate director of clinical research at the NCI-designated Albert Einstein Cancer Center. (Monday, June 04, 2018)

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New York Times quotes Tia Powell, M.D., on gender disparities in healthcare. Dr. Powell is the Dr. Shoshanah Trachtenberg Frackman Faculty Scholar in Biomedical Ethics at Einstein and is director of the Montefiore Einstein Center for Bioethics. (Tuesday, May 15, 2018)

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NBC News reports on research by David Prezant, M.D., and Amit Verma, M.B.B.S., that finds firefighters exposed to the 9/11 World Trade Center disaster site face an increased risk for a blood cancer precursor.  Dr. Prezant is professor of medicine at Einstein, a pulmonary disease specialist at Montefiore and chief medical officer of the FDNY. Dr. Verma is professor of medicine at Einstein and director of hematologic malignancies at the Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care. (Friday, May 04, 2018)

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