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

Addressing Breast Cancer in Ethiopia

When Dr. Carol Harris arrived for an early morning meeting this summer at Black Lion Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, dozens of weary patients and their families huddled together in dark read more

Developing a Global Health Program within the U.S.

While many people think of Puerto Rico as a vacation hotspot, lounging on the island's beaches was the last thing on the minds of second-year students Stacey Frisch, Parth Patel and read more

Landmark Research Aims to Learn about Hispanic/Latino Health

When 50-year-old Bronxite Juan Lina first agreed to participate in a health study of the Hispanic/Latino population of the United States four years ago, he didn't have health insurance and was relieved read more


Academic Honors

Diet Conscious  U.S. News & World Report invited Dr. Mossavar-Rahmani to review and rank 35 of the best diets available to weight-conscious individuals. The invitation was her third from the publication to assist with its annual focus on diets. In  2011, she served on a panel of 22 health experts who assisted the magazine in developing its first-ever “Best Diets” ranking. She also weighed in on the rankings in 2012. Dr. Mossavar-Rahmani specializes in nutrition assessment and intervention. She is associate professor of clinical epidemiology & population health.

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Collaboration Zone

Faculty Development Events

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

"Excel: Basics"

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