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

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

NIH Awards Top $70 Million So Far in 2014

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) currently funds only about one in 10 grant proposals, making this the most competitive environment in memory for academic investigators. Yet Einstein researchers have enjoyed read more

 
 
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Academic Honors

Honoring Significant Contributions — Dr. Susan Band Horwitz is the recipient of a 2014 John Scott Award, as part of the John Scott Legacy Medal and Premium presented annually by the Board of Directors of City Trusts of Philadelphia. Presented since 1822, the award honors those whose work contributes in a substantial way to human welfare, comfort and happiness. Dr. Horwitz’ selection recognizes her pioneering research contributing to the development of natural-product-derived drugs widely used in the treatment of cancer, her investigations to resolve the drug resistance that occurs with many cancer therapies and the substantial and enduring impact that her work has had for millions of individuals battling cancer. Dr. Horwitz joins an illustrious list of awardees that includes Marie Curie, Jonas Salk, Thomas Edison, the Wright brothers and Kary Mullis. Dr. Horwitz is distinguished professor and co-chair of molecular pharmacology. She also holds the Rose C. Falkenstein Chair in Cancer Research. 

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Faculty Development Events

Friday, September 19, 2014

"Excel: Statistical Analysis"

Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Forchheimer 119N