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

Presidential Lecture Celebrates Innovative Research

On May 1, 2018, Betsy Herold, M.D. and William Jacobs Jr., Ph.D. presented their development of a novel vaccine to combat herpes simplex virus (HSV) at the Presidential Lecture read more >

BETTR Betters Education Through Preparation for Serving Underrepresented Students

Becoming a professor is tough. That’s because competition among postdoctoral fellows for faculty positions is fierce. read more >

Dr. Martin Cohen: Learning to Listen

Dr. Martin Cohen considers himself a lucky man. He recently retired from a 50-year career at Einstein devoted to two of his great loves: caring for patients and teaching read more >


Faculty Development Events

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

"Excel III: Analyzing Data with Pivot Tables"

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

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

"Annual Summer Intensive Skills Training for New Medical Educators"

Time: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Price Center, Resnick Campus


Leadership Appointments

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) and the department of pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine have recently added several key leaders to their ranks. Under the direction of Judy Aschner, M.D., physician-chief at CHAM and university chair, pediatrics at Einstein and Montefiore, the new recruitments and promotions include:

  • Patricia Hametz, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Suzette Oyeku, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Peter Belamarich, M.D.
  • Melissa Wasserstein, M.D

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Academic Honors

Dedication to Graduate Programs—The National Association for Graduate Admissions Professionals (NAGAP) presented Salvatore Calabro with its inaugural Chapter Leader Award at their annual conference in New Orleans, LA. This award recognizes Mr. Calabro’s accomplishments in growing NAGAP, the sole professional organization dedicated solely to supporting and empowering graduate enrollment workers. Mr. Calabro co-founded and served as the first president of Biomedical Sciences Association of Graduate Admissions Professionals (BIOGAP), the only NAGAP chapter to focus on biomedical research graduate programs. At Einstein, Mr. Calabro is the director of graduate admissions and enrollment for the graduate division of biomedical sciences.

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