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Snacking: The Fourth Meal

Studies show Americans consume 24 to 40 percent of their daily calories from snacking alone. Keith Ayoob, Ed.D., explains how to turn snacking to your advantage by making healthy choices.

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Literacy & Learning Disabilities: What is the Adult Literacy Program?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: What is a learning disability?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: Are Learning Disabilites inherited?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: Is a learning disability the same as intellectual disability (formerly known as mental retardation)?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: Do people with dyslexia see or read written information backwards?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: is ADHD a learning disability?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: Will my learning disability ever go away?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: Is there only one type of learning disability?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: I don't have problems with reading, but I have always struggled with math. Can learning disabilities affect math skills?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: Who is a candidate for the Adult Literacy program?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
Literacy & Learning Disabilities: How long does the evaluation process take?
Learn More About Learning Disabilities: Fisher Landau Center for the Treatment of Learning Disabilities (FLC)
 

Einstein-Montefiore Partnership

Our partnership with Montefiore Medical Center, the University Hospital and academic medical center for Einstein, advances clinical and translational research to accelerate the pace at which new discoveries become the treatments and therapies that benefit patients. learn more >

 

Montefiore-Einstein Centers of Excellence

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care

Two research teams at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center, the University Hospital for Einstein, have each been awarded grants from the National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care

Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care

Dr. Bin Zhou has been awarded $2.4 million over four years by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in order to study the genetic pathways that regulate aortic valve biology and that mediate calcific aortic valve

Annual UJA Event at Montefiore-Einstein honors Dr. Laurie Jacobs

Health Fair Offers Useful Information for Employees

The third annual health fair for Einstein and Montefiore employees offered health screenings and provided information to help promote healthier lifestyles.

as part of their "Provocative Questions" program. The innovative effort is designed to ignite investigations into 24 promising but neglected or unexplored areas of research. Answering the questions would dramatically enhance ongoing efforts to prevent, treat and cure the disease.

Steven Libutti, M.D. (left), Richard Kitsis, M.D. (right)The Einstein-Montefiore grants – two of only 57 given nationwide and only five in New York City, and totaling more than $3 million over the next five years – are aimed at determining why cancer arises in certain tissues and how the disease spreads. Grant recipients are Steven Libutti, M.D., Richard Kitsis, M.D., John Condeelis, Ph.D., Sumanta Goswami, Ph.D., and Maja Oktay, M.D., Ph.D.   learn more >

stenosis (CAVS). A complex syndrome involving multiple cellular processes, CAVS is the most common disease to require surgical valve replacement. Using mouse models to study CAVS and its cellular and molecular mechanisms, Dr. Zhou is seeking critical information concerning the origins and effects of CAVS, with the goal of developing new therapeutic and preventive strategies for this devastating form of heart disease.   learn more >

In Focus: Antibiotic Stewardship

In Focus: Antibiotic Stewardship

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Guiding Principles

Physician-scientist Dr. Liise-anne Pirofski, chief of infectious diseases, discusses the objectives of the Einstein-Montefiore Antibiotic Stewardship Program (ASP) and how this divisional initiative is altering prescribing behaviors.

 

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Academic Leadership

risk for developmental and learning disabilities. Learn about the CERC programs that evaluate and provide services for premature infants and children.

 

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Einstein-Montefiore ASP

Learn more about the program and how to contact the team.

 

News & Events

Every Wednesday in December

B.O.L.D. Workshop: Dance/Movement Therapy
2nd Floor Conference Room A
Center for Cancer Care
1521 Jarrett Place, Bronx
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Thursday, December 12 from 10 AM to NOON

B.O.L.D. Workshop: Scrapbooking & Cardmaking
2nd Floor Conference Room
Montefiore Medical Park
1695 Eastchester Road, Bronx
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Friday, December 20 from 1 to 2 PM

Bronx Breast Cancer Support Group
6S Conference Room- Building 1
Jacobi Medical Center
1400 Pelham Parkway South, Bronx
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