Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

West Campus (March 2011)

Department of Medicine West Campus Calendar

March 2011

March 28 – April 1, 2011 

Monday, March 28

12:00 PM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Cured Meat Intake, Lung Function and Risk of COPD”
Rui Jiang, MD
@ MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm & Einstein, Price Bldg, Rm 457

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“Pathology Review”
Christian Keller, MD
Montefiore Medical Center
@ MMC, Central 2 Conf Rm

Tuesday, March 29

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
Device-Based Improvement in Cardiac Diagnostics
John D Fisher, MD
Professor of Medicine; Director, Unified Intercampus Arrhythmia/ Pacer Services; Associate Chief of Cardiology (Intercampus); Chief of
Academic Affairs; Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care
@ Einstein, Weiler Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Diseases of the Mediastinum”
Sumita Sinha, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Rm 357 and MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

Wednesday, March 30

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Update in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis”
Pali Shah, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Rm 357 and MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Research Seminar
“Prevention of HIV and Herpes Transmission: Sex, Semen, and Innate Defense”
Marla Keller, MD,  Associate Professor, Dept of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Associate Professor, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health, Director, Clinical Research Center, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Einstein and Montefiore
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl Lecture Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Hazards of Hospitalization”
Michael Bogaisky, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference
Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“Making and Remaking the Liver”
Ben Z Stanger, MD PhD
Assistant Professor, Dept of Medicine, Div of Gastroenterology, Univ of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf Rm

Thursday, March 31

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“Angiotensin Receptors, the Kidney and Hypertension”
Thomas Coffman, MD
James R. Clapp Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Nephrology; Senior Vice-Chair, Dept of Medicine; Director, Duke
Cardiovascular Research Center, Duke University Medical Center; Director, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical
School in Singapore
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Angiotensin Receptors, the Kidney and Hypertension”
Thomas Coffman, MD
James R. Clapp Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Nephrology; Senior Vice-Chair, Dept of Medicine; Director, Duke
Cardiovascular Research Center, Duke University Medical Center; Director, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical
School in Singapore
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“Breast Cancer in the Elderly”
Elizabeth Odierna, MD, Division of Geriatrics; Leslie Montgomery, MD, Department of Surgery
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand
Rounds
“Biopsy Conference”
James Pullman, MD
Director, Surgical Pathology, Montefiore Medical Center
@ MMC, CHAM 2 Conference Rm

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Pathology Conference
“Pathology Case Discussion”
Qiang Liu, MD
Assistant Professor, Dept of Pathology, Montefiore
@ MMC, Pathology Conf Rm, Central Zone, 2nd Floor

Friday, April 1

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@ Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Samar Bursheh, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology
Research Conference
“Case Presentation”
Alexis Boneparth, MD
Pediatric Fellow
Montefiore Medical Center
@ Einstein, Microbiology & Immunology Library, Belfer 601

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

1:30 PM
AIDS Center & CFAR Grand Rounds
“Update from CROI 2011”
Peter Alpert, MD; Barry Zingman, MD, Montefiore/Einstein
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

March 21 – 25, 2011 Monday, March 21

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“Non-Diabetes Journal Club”
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue, 1st Fl, Suite G 

Tuesday, March 22

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
"10 Lessons From a Clinical Cardiographer"
Gerard P. Aurigemma, MD
Professor of Medicine and Radiology
Director of Noninvasive Cardiology
Associate Director, Division of Cardiology
University of Massachusetts Medical Center
Attending Physician, Clinton Hospital, Clinton, MA
@ Einstein, Weiler Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Case Conference
“Pulmonary Hypertension for Interstitial Lung Disease”
Josanna Rodriguez-Lopez, MD
@ MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

Wednesday, March 23

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Complications”
Creticus Marak, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Rm 357 and MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Research Seminar
“If the World Were a Village”
Carol Harris, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl Auditorium

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Shoulder Exam in the Elderly”
Clement Tagoe, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference
Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“PC-TP/StarD2: Linking Membranes to Metabolism”
David E. Cohen, MD PhD
Robert H. Ebert Associate Professor of Medicine and Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School, Director of Hepatology, Division of Gastroenterology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Director, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Boston, MA
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf Rm

Thursday, March 24

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“Future of Medical Education: Back to Basics in a New World”
Lawrence G Smith, MD
Founding Dean, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine,
Physician-in-Chief, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Future of Medical Education: Back to Basics in a New World”
Lawrence G Smith, MD
Founding Dean, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine,
Physician-in-Chief, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor

4:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand
Rounds
“Regulation of Renin Cell Identity and Homeostatis”
R. Ariel Gomez, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Robert J Roberts Chair in Pediatrics, V.P. for Research and Graduate Studies, Univ. of Virginia Medical School
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf Rm

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
“Anal Dysplasia: Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention”
Stephen Goldstone, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, Surgery, Mt Sinai Medical Center
@ MMC, NW Neuro Conf Rm, Suite 023, Blue Zone, Main Level

Friday, March 25

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@ Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Sofiya Milman, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology
Clinical Case Conference
*No Conference Scheduled

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

March 14 – 18, 2011 Monday, March 14

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“Cytology Review”
Antonio Cajigas, MD
@ MMC, Central 2 Conference Rm

Tuesday, March 15

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
“New Paradigms in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Using Genotype to Redefine Phenotype”
Carolyn Yung Ho, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Medical Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Medical Advisor, Laboratory of Molecular Medicine, Harvard-Partners Center for Genetics and Genomics
@ Einstein, Weiler Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Case Conference
“Non-Tuberculus Mycobacterial Disease”
Max O’Donnell, MD
@ MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Room

2:00 PM
Combined CCM/Pulmonary Conference
Fairouz Al-Othman, MD
@ Einstein, CCM Conf Room, Weiler, Room W4038

Wednesday, March 16

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
*No Conference Scheduled

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases
“A Brief History of the Antibiotic”
Brad Spellberg, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, DGIM, Dept of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
Associate Program Director for the IM Residency Training Program at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl Auditorium

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Urinary Incontinence”
Kenneth Powers, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
*No Conference Scheduled

Thursday, March 17

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“Rising Plague: The Convergence of Antibiotic Resistance and Lack of Antibiotic Development”
Brad Spellberg, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, DGIM, Dept of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
Associate Program Director for the IM Residency Training Program at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical
Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Rising Plague: The Convergence of Antibiotic Resistance and Lack of Antibiotic Development”
Brad Spellberg, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, DGIM, Dept of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
Associate Program Director for the IM Residency Training Program at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Epigenetic Mechanisms Associated with Inflammation and Diabetic Complications”
Rama Natarajan, MD
Endowed Professor, Department of Diabetes; Director, Division of Cellular and Molecular Diabetes Research, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf Rm

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
“Evolution of Venous Injury, Hepatic Fibrosis and Portal Hypertension”
John Reinus, MD
Professor, Division of GI and Liver
 Diseases, MMC
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

Friday, March 18

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Sharon Kim, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Conference
“EMG and the Relation to Myopathies/Myositis”
Fabreena Napier, MD
Assistant Professor & Neurologist, MMC
@ Einstein, Microbiology & Immunology Library, Belfer 601

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
"Towards a Unified Model of Cell Death and its Role in Human Disease"
Richard N. Kitsis, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Cell Biology; The Dr. Gerald and Myra Dorros Chair in Cardiovascular Disease; Director, Wilf Family Cardiovascular Research Institute,
Einstein
@MMC, Central 2 Conf Rm/Gold Zone

1:30 PM
AIDS Center & CFAR Grand Rounds
“Role of Immune Therapies in HIV”
Pablo Tebas, MD
University of Pennsylvania
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

March 7–11, 2011 Monday, March 7

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
*No Conference Scheduled

Tuesday, March 8

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
2011 Update on Management and Treatment of Patients with Stable Ischemic Heart Disease
Bernard R Chaitman, MD
Professor of Medicine; Director, Cardiovascular Research Department, St Louis University School of Medicine; Attending Staff, St Louis University Hospital.
@ Einstein, Weiler Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Pulmonary Exam”
Thomas Aldrich, MD
@ MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

Wednesday, March 9

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Journal Club
Muralikrishna Gopal, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357 & MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases
“Interesting Cases”
Drs Fabiola Espinoza and Uriel Felsen
“Journal Club”
Dr Nell Eisenberg
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl Auditorium

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Syncope in the Older Adult”
Karen Levine-Tanco, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
*Conference on Thursday @ 5pm

Thursday, March 10

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
"Emergencies in Dermatology"
Stephen Tyring, MD, PhD, MBA
Clinical Professor, Depts. of Dermatology, Microbiology/ Molecular Genetics and Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
Medical Director, Center for Clinical Studies, Houston
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*See Dept of Medicine Grand Rounds (hosted by Division of Dermatology)

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
"Emergencies in Dermatology"
Stephen Tyring, MD, PhD, MBA
Clinical Professor, Depts. of Dermatology, Microbiology/ Molecular Genetics and Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
Medical Director, Center for Clinical Studies, Houston
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Slit Diaphragm Turnover”
Mario Schiffer, MD
Heisenberg Professor for Transplant Nephrology, Dept of Nephrology, Hannover Medical School, Germany
@ Einstein, Ullmann, 623 Conf Rm

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Research Conference
“Liver Repopulation by Transplanted Stem Cells”
David Shafritz, MD
Director, Marion Bessin Liver Center, Einstein
@ MMC, NW Pavilion, Neuro Conf Rm, Suite 023, Blue Zone, Main Level

Friday, March 11

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Jason Silverston, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Research Conference
“TBA”
In-House Speakers
@ Einstein, Belfer 601,
Microbiology & Immunology
Library

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“Acute Chest Syndrome in a Patient With SE Disease
Round Table Discussion
@MMC, Central 2 Conf. Room

February 28 – March 4, 2011Monday, February 28

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“Pathology Review”
Christian Keller, MD
@ MMC, C2 Conference Room

Tuesday, March 1

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
“Patient Selection for ICD and CRT: The Value of Nuclear Testing”
Mark I Travin, MD
Professor of Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Director, Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine, Montefiore/ Einstein
@ Einstein, Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Lung Cancer Screening”
Simon Spivack, MD
@ MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

Wednesday, March 2

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Lung Transplantation”
Jessie Wilt, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357 & MMC, Centennial 4B Conf Rm

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases
“Interesting Cases”
Drs Joshua Vernatter, Kerry Murphy and Jasmeen Dara
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Floor Auditorium

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Depression and Suicide”
Gary Kennedy, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“Regulation of Cell Proliferation in Drosophila Development”
Wu-Ming Deng, PhD
Associate Professor, Dept of Biological Sciences, Florida State University
@ Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, 623 Conf Room

Thursday, March 3

7:30 AM
Cardiovascular Care C-4 Conference
@ MMC, Medical Arts Pavilion, 7th Floor

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“Evidence-Based Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain”
Joanna L. Starrels, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine, DGIM, Co-Coordinator, Chronic Pain Curriculum, Primary Care and Social Medicine Residency Program, Montefiore/Einstein
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Evidence-Based Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain”
Joanna L. Starrels, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine, DGIM, Co-Coordinator, Chronic Pain Curriculum, Primary Care and Social Medicine Residency Program, Montefiore/Einstein
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“TBA”
Liviu Zaha, MD
Geriatrics Fellow, MMC
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor
 
5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Grand Rounds
“HIV is a form of IBD: Implications for New Approaches to Treatment and Prevention”
Peter A. Anton, MD
UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine, Division of Digestive Disease
@ Einstein, Price Center, Rm 351

Friday, March 4

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Beth McAvey, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Conference
“Chiropractic Medicine and Treatment of Musculoskeletal Plan”
Jennette Ball, DC
@ Einstein, Belfer 601,
Microbiology & Immunology
Library

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“Classification/Categorization in Lymphomas”
Howard Ratech, MD
Montefiore Medical Center
@MMC, Central 2 Conf. Room

1:30 PM
AIDS Center and CFAR Grand Rounds
“Microbicides for HIV Prevention”
Marla Keller, MD
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

February 2011

February 21 – 25, 2011

Monday, February 21

HOLIDAY
*No Conferences Scheduled

Tuesday, February 22

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Case Conference
Amit Chopra, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357 & MMC, Old PFT Lab, Gold Zone 1st Floor

Wednesday, February 23

8:30 AM
Combined Div. of Infectious Diseases/Div. of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Immunity to Encapsulated Pathogens – What’s New Under the Sun“
Liise-anne Pirofski, MD; Michael Dinkels, MD
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl Auditorium

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Audiology”
Sharon Ripinsky, MA, CCC-A
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“Stem Cell-Derived Hepatocytes for the Treatment on Inherited Metabolic Liver Diseases”
Jayanta Roy Chowdhury, M.D.
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Genetics, Division of
Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Einstein
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf Rm

Thursday, February 24

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“Pre Versus Post Capillary Pulmonary Hypertension: Same or Different Diseases?”
Ronald Zolty, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine,
Division of Cardiology, Montefiore/Einstein
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
“Clinico-Pathological Correlations in Dermatology”
Jacqueline Junkins Hopkins, MD
Director, Div of Dermatopathology & Oral Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
@ MMC,

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Pre Versus Post Capillary Pulmonary Hypertension: Same or Different Diseases?”
Ronald Zolty, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine,
Division of Cardiology, Montefiore/Einstein
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“TBA”
Paulette Wald-Cagan, FNP
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Uric Acid, Obesity and Hypertension: A Perfect Storm of Cardiovascular Risk”
Daniel Feig, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Renal Section; Chief, Program in Pediatric Hypertension, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital
@ Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf Rm

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
“Autoimmune Pancreatitis & Cholangiopathy”
Dan Berkowitz, MD
Professor, GI/Liver Diseases, Montefiore and Einstein
@ MMC, NW Neuro Conf Rm, Suite 023, Blue Zone, Main Level

Friday, February 25

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Mariam Gangat, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Case Conference
Saakshi Khattri, MD
1st Year Fellow
@ Einstein, Belfer Building, Room 601

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“Methrotrexate Resistance”
Peter Cole, MD
Montefiore Medical Center
@MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Ground Fl

February 14 – 18, 2011

Monday, February 14

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“TBD”
Jacqueline Bello, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Ave, 1st Fl, Suite G

Tuesday, February 15

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
“Inflammation and Atherothrombosis: Where Have We Been? Where Are We Going?”
Paul M Ridker, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC
 Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School;  Director, Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 AM
Pediatrics/Adult Pulmonary Case Conference
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357 & MMC, Old PFT Lab, Gold Zone 1st Floor

Wednesday, February 16

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“The Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias: An Update on IPF”
Maria Padilla, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357 & MMC, Old PFT Lab, Gold Zone 1st Floor

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases
*No Conference Scheduled
Divisional Faculty Meeting
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl Auditorium

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Ophthalmology”
Assumpta Madu, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
*See GI/Liver Conference on Thursday @ 5pm

Thursday, February 17

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“C. difficile Infection: The Role of Fecal Transplantation”
Lawrence J. Brandt, MD
Professor of Surgery and Professor of Medicine, Albert
Einstein College of Medicine; Emeritus Chief, Division of
Gastroenterology, Montefiore and Einstein
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“C. difficile Infection: The Role of Fecal Transplantation”
Lawrence J. Brandt, MD
Professor of Surgery and Professor of Medicine, Albert
Einstein College of Medicine; Emeritus Chief, Division of
Gastroenterology, Montefiore and Einstein
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Mechanisms of Chronic Allograft Injury”
Enver Akalin, MD
Medical Director, Kidney Transplantation, MMC
@ MMC, CHAM 2 Conference Rm

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
“Bad Outcomes in HCV: HCV Mutations and Prior HIV Infection”
Andrea Branch, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Liver Diseases, Mount Sinai Medical Center
@ MMC, NW Neuro Conf Rm, Suite 023, Blue Zone, Main Level

Friday, February 18
8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Sudha Koppaka, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Research Conference
*No Conference Scheduled

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“The Newer Anticoagulants”
Henny Billett, MD
Division of Hematology, MMC
@MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue, Ground Fl

1:30 PM
AIDS Center & CFAR Grand Rounds
“Simplified Regimens for HIV Therapy – PI Monotherapy”
Juan Bandres, MD
Bronx VA Medical Center
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

 

 

February 7–11, 2011

Monday, February 7

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“Adrenal Imaging”
Robert Berkenblit, MD
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Ave, 1st Fl, Suite G

Tuesday, February 8

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
Diastology Dilemma: The Mythbusters Test Myths About Diastolic Function
Daniel Spevack, MD, FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine, Einstein; Director, Non-Invasive Cardiology Laboratory of Montefiore/Einstein Heart Center; Interim Director, Non-Invasive Cardiology Laboratory at Weiler, MMC
@ MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Journal Club
Sahar Ahmad, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 457 & MMC, Old PFT Lab, Gold Zone 1st Floor

Wednesday, February 9

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Wine and the Lung”
Stephan Kamholz, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357 & MMC, Old PFT Lab, Gold Zone 1st Floor

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases
“Interesting Cases”
Drs Fabiola Espinoza and Julie Varughese
“Journal Club”
Dr Mascha Mues
@ Einstein, Forchheimer 3rd Fl Auditorium

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“TBA”
Gina Fernandez, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
*Conference on Thursday @ 5pm

Thursday, February 10

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
Personalized Medicine: The Antiplatelet Therapy Experience
Barry S. Coller, MD
David Rockefeller Professor of Medicine; Head, Allen and Frances Adler Laboratory of Blood and Vascular Biology; Physician-in Chief, Rockefeller University Hospital; Vice President for Medical Affairs, Rockefeller University
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
“Contact Dermatitis”
David E. Cohen, MD
Associate Professor; Vice-Chairman for Clinical Affairs; Director, Allergic, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, NYU School of Medicine
@ 3450 Wayne Avenue, Lobby Level Conf Rm

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
Personalized Medicine: The Antiplatelet Therapy Experience
Barry S. Coller, MD
David Rockefeller Professor of Medicine; Head, Allen and Frances Adler Laboratory of Blood and Vascular Biology; Physician-in Chief, Rockefeller University Hospital; Vice President for Medical Affairs, Rockefeller University
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“Newer Anticoagulants”
Henny Billett, MD
Division of Hematology, MMC
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor
 
5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Biopsy Conference”
James Pullman, MD, PhD
Director, Surgical Pathology, MMC
@ MMC, CHAM 2 Conference Rm

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
“Micro RNAs…Basic Science and Applied Applications”
Charles Rogler, PhD
Professor, Division of GI/Liver Diseases, MMC
@ Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, Rm 623

Friday, February 11

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Sharon Kim, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Research Conference
“Clinical Research in Contraception”
Susan Rubin, MD
Assistant Professor, Einstein
@ Einstein, Belfer 601,
Microbiology & Immunology
Library

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“Myeloproliferative Disease”
Ronald Hoffman, MD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
@MMC, Central 2 Conf. Room

January 31 – February 4, 2011

Monday, January 31

9:00AM
Sickle Cell Meeting
@ MMC, Rosenthal, 1st Floor

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Fellows Conference
“Cytology Review”
Antonio Cajigas, MD
@ MMC, C2 Conference Room

Tuesday, February 1

7:30 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
Chagas Disease: 100 Years of Solitude!
@ Einstein, Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
*FOR FACULTY ONLY*
 “Ultrasound Inservice”
Maria Cirino, MD
@ MMC, Old PFT Lab, Gold Zone 1st Floor

Wednesday, February 2

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Lung Transplantation”
Jessie Wilt, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357 & MMC, Old PFT Lab, Gold Zone 1st Floor

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases
“Interesting Cases”
Drs Joshua Vernatter, Uriel Felsen and Jasmeen Dara
@ MMC, CHAM 2 Conference Room

12:00 PM
Geriatrics Core Curriculum
“Theories of Aging”
David Hamerman, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“An Adventure in Liverland: LKB1/AMPK, Bile Acids and Polarization”
Irwin M Arias, MD
Senior Scientist, NIH, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Dept of Cell Biology
@ Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, 623 Conf Room

Thursday, February 3

7:30 AM
Combined Cardiology/CT Conference
@ MMC, Medical Arts Pavilion, 7th Floor

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: A Paradigm for Personalized Cancer Therapy
Sanjay Goel, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Attending Physician, Department of Medical Oncology, Montefiore Medical Center
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: A Paradigm for Personalized Cancer Therapy
Sanjay Goel, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Attending Physician, Department of Medical Oncology, Montefiore Medical Center
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“TBA”
Karen Levine-Tanco, MD
Geriatrics Fellow, MMC
@ MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue,
Geriatrics Conf Room, 2nd Floor
 
5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Clinical Conference
“Kaposi Sarcoma”
Lawrence Brandt, MD
Professor, Division of GI/Liver Diseases, MMC
@ Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, Rm 623

Friday, February 4

8:00 AM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinical Conference
Jason Silverston, MD
@ Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 351

7:30 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Conference
“Hand Surgery/Orthopaedics”
Roy Kulick, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, MMC
@ Einstein, Belfer 601,
Microbiology & Immunology
Library

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
Montefiore Medical Center
@MMC, Central 2 Conf. Room 

 

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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Disparities in Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease: How Far Have We Come and What Remains to be Done?
Martha L. Daviglus, MD PhD
8:00 AM : Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

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