Strong basic science research, expanding systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and inflammatory arthropathies clinical research programs, and a well established serum bank. more info
New Directions in Lupus Research
Dr. Chaim Putterman is currently studying whether a molecule known as TWEAK (TNF-related weak inducer of apoptosis) or other potential mediators of inflammation can act on brain cells to promote some of the neurologic signs and symptoms that lupus patients suffer from, and whether in experimental systems they can be treated or prevented.
The Rheumatology Fellowship Training Program combines clinical training with clinical or basic science research experience. more info
Einstein-Montefiore Division of Rheumatology academic faculty. see list
Rheumatologic disease and conditions treated, hospitals and affiliates, and how to find the right Einstein-Montefiore rheumatologist. more info
The Einstein-Montefiore Division of Rheumatology's mission is to provide the best possible rheumatologic care for over one million Bronx residents; educate rheumatology fellows, residents, students, and colleagues in other medical disciplines; and participate in the acquisition of new knowledge about rheumatologic disease. read letter