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

Advancing Research Opportunities for Visiting Scientists and Clinicians Toward Promoting Global Health

For many years, Dr. Sanjeev Gupta, professor of medicine and of pathology, has been hosting physicians and scientists from around the world in his laboratory at Einstein’s Marion Bessin Liver Research read more >

Global Health Week 2016 Highlights Issues and Efforts

With 36 initiatives in 20 countries, involving 90 student and 45 faculty participants each year, Einstein’s Global Health Center demonstrates the College of Medicine’s mission to meet the healthcare needs of read more >

Einstein's IDDRC and the Children's Hospital at Montefiore: Teaming Up to Tackle Rare Childhood Diseases

One afternoon in early spring, Dr. Steven Walkley took down a heavy tome from a shelf in his office bookcase at the Rose F. Kennedy Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Center (RFK read more >


Faculty Development Events

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

"How to Turn Your Teaching Into Scholarship"

Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Price 451 - Video Conferenced to Moses (Tishman Learning Center room #1)

Thursday, February 02, 2017

"Career Day for Women in Science and Medicine"

Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 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

Child Neurology Society Award —Solomon Moshé, M.D., has received the Bernard Sachs Award from the Child Neurology Society for his work in child epilepsy. The honor is given to researchers of international status who have done outstanding research relevant to the care of children with neurological disorders. A native of Greece, Dr. Moshé aims to understand the mechanisms underlying the development of epilepsy and its consequences in infants and children, and to identify novel treatments using a patented animal model developed in his laboratory.  Dr. Moshé is professor of in the Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology, in the Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience and of pediatrics. He also is director of clinical neurophysiology and of pediatric neurology in the neurology department and director of neurology in the pediatrics department, and he holds the Charles Frost Chair in Neurosurgery and Neurology.

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