February 2014 Resident of the Month
The Department of Medicine congratulates Dr. Mary Gover, winner of the February 2014 Resident of the Month award for exemplary service to patients and colleagues, and demonstration of the Einstein/Montefiore educational mission.
Movement, Not Rest, May be Key to Recovery in the ICU
Spearheaded by Dr. Daniela Levi, the Division of Critical Care Medicine's new interdisciplinary Early Mobility Program has shown promising results in restoring patients' strength and aiding their recovery following episodes of critical illness.
At the Forefront of Patient Safety
Dr. Jason Adelman, recently named one of the "50 Experts Leading the Field of Patient Safety" by Becker’s Hospital Review, discusses the challenges of error reduction and implementing new technology, and how Montefiore's culture has grown to value patient safety as a priority every level.
Could Collaborative Recall Improve Age-Related Memory Decline?
Research by Dr. Helena Blumen has found that collaborative recall improved individual recall after short and long delays in both younger and older adults, and that repeated collaboration benefited these adults more than repeatedly working alone up to a week later.
Dr. David Greenwald Receives ACG Award
Dr. David Greenwald recently received the William Carey Award at the annual meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG).