Affiliated Faculty

Matthew N. Bartels, M.D.

Matthew N. Bartels, M.D.

Professor, The Arthur S. Abramson Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Chair The Arthur S. Abramson Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

718.920.2751

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John Chan, M.D.

John Chan, M.D.

Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)

Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

718.430.2678

Areas of Research: Immune responses to M. tuberculosis; bacterial and host mechanisms underlying tuberculous latency and reactivation; vaccine development targeting bacterial factors, B cell and humoral immunity, and immune evasion pathways.

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Siobhan M. Dolan, M.D., M.P.H.

Siobhan M. Dolan, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health (Reproductive & Medical Genetics)

Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health Research

718.405.8150

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Mario J. Garcia, M.D.

Mario J. Garcia, M.D.

Professor, Department of Medicine (Cardiology)

Professor, Department of Radiology

Pauline Levitt Chair in Medicine

Chief, Department of Medicine Division of Cardiology

Co-Director, Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care

718.920.4117

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James Tait Goodrich, M.D., Ph.D.

James Tait Goodrich, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, The Leo M. Davidoff Department of Neurological Surgery

Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Professor, Department of Surgery (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)

Director, The Leo M. Davidoff Department of Neurological Surgery Pediatric Neurosurgery

718.920.4197

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Betsy Herold, M.D.

Betsy Herold, M.D.

Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Pediatric Infectious Disease)

Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health

Harold and Muriel Block Chair in Pediatrics

Vice Chair for Research Department of Pediatrics

Chief, Department of Pediatrics Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Director, Translational Prevention Research Center

718.839.7460

Areas of Research: Herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection; synergy between HSV and HIV; microbicide development; genital tract mucosal immunity

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William R. Jacobs, Jr., Ph.D.

William R. Jacobs, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Professor, Department of Genetics

Leo and Julia Forchheimer Chair in Microbiology & Immunology

718.678.1075

Areas of Research: Mycobacterium tuberculosis genetics; mycobacteriophages; extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB); tuberculosis vaccines; mechanism of isoniazid action. Herpes simplex and Influenza vaccine development

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Gregoire Lauvau, Ph.D.

Gregoire Lauvau, Ph.D.

718.678.1188

Areas of Research: Our goal is to advance the mechanistic understanding -cellular and gene regulation- of host protective immune mechanisms in the context of vaccines and microbial pathogen infections as well as tumors.

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Richard B. Lipton, M.D.

Richard B. Lipton, M.D.

Professor, The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology

Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health

Edwin S. Lowe Chair in Neurology

Vice Chair The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology

Director, Montefiore Headache Center

718.430.3886

Areas of Research: I study migraine headaches, cognitive aging and dementia. My work includes longitudinal population studies that link stress, pain and cognitive performance to genetics, biomarkers and neuroimaging.

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Flavio Malcher, M.D.

Flavio Malcher, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

718.904.2000

Areas of Research: Robotic Surgery, Advanced Techniques on Abdominal Wall reconstruction and Hernia repair, Quality of Life after hernia surgery; biomaterials

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W. Scott Melvin, M.D.

W. Scott Melvin, M.D.

Professor, Department of Surgery

Vice Chair, Department of Surgery Clinical Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center

Chief, Department of Surgery Division of Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center

Director, Department of Surgery Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center Moses & Weiler Divisions

718.920.4800

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Umar K. Mian, M.B.B.S.

Umar K. Mian, M.B.B.S.

Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Director, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Retina Division

718.920.2020

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Michael B. Prystowsky, M.D., Ph.D.

Michael B. Prystowsky, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Pathology

Chair Department of Pathology

718.430.2823

Areas of Research: Developing diagnostics to optimize treatment selection at initial diagnosis for patients with head and neck cancer. A multidisciplinary group is developing biomarkers to better predict clinical outcome.

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Thomas E. Rohan, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., D.H.Sc.

Thomas E. Rohan, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., D.H.Sc.

Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health

Chair Department of Epidemiology & Population Health

Harold and Muriel Block Chair in Epidemiology & Population Health

Associate Director, Population Sciences Albert Einstein Cancer Center

Scientific Director, Epidemiology Study Management and Informatics Shared Facility Albert Einstein Cancer Center

718.430.3355

Areas of Research: Cancer epidemiology Cancer precursors Prognostic and predictive markers Molecular epidemiology Epidemiology of breast cancer

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Jonathan Ross, M.D.

Jonathan Ross, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

347.341.4300

Areas of Research: I study how people access and utilize HIV treatment and prevention services in the U.S. and sub-Saharan Africa, and am particularly interested in the relationship between migration and HIV outcomes.

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Dhanonjoy C. Saha, Ph.D.

Dhanonjoy C. Saha, Ph.D.

Research Professor, Department of Medicine

Director, Office of Grant Support

718.430.3642

Areas of Research: Animal models and drug development: macrophage-derived cytokine and oxygen radical-mediated immune modulation in sepsis and septic shock; and efficiency and quality improvements in research administration.

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Jacob F. Schulz, M.D.

Jacob F. Schulz, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

718.920.2060

Areas of Research: Scoliosis and growing spine disorders Childhood hip disorders such as SCFE and hip dsplasia Pediatric fractures and trauma Multicenter trial on the optimal treatment of bone cysts Clubfoot and lower extremity deformity

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Andrea J. Weiss, M.D.

Andrea J. Weiss, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Director, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Residency Training Program

718.920.7921

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Michael J. Zinaman, M.D.

Michael J. Zinaman, M.D.

Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health

Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health for the North Bronx Healthcare Network

718.918.6310

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