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The Week of June 9, 2014

In Touch

NEWSWORTHY:


NYMC Earns Honors at Ninth Annual Metropolitan New York Resident Research
Day Symposium

The Ninth Annual Metropolitan New York Resident Research Day Symposium was held on May 30 at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. NYMC residents at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary won first and second place for best research presentations. Read more...

 

APPOINTMENTS AND PROMOTIONS:


The Board of Trustees has approved the following faculty appointments and promotions in the School of Medicine.

Appointments:

Daniel G. Glicklich, M.D.
Professor of Medicine

Dumitru A. Iacobas, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology

Julio A. Panza, M.D.
Professor of Medicine

Petra Rocic, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pharmacology

Shetal I. Shah, M.D.
Professor of Clinical of Pediatrics

Mike Yao, M.D.
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology

Promotions:

Nilesh N. Balar, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery

Michael D. DeLisi, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine

Jack Drescher, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Perry S. Gerard, M.D.
Professor of Radiology and Professor of Medicine (secondary promotion)

Michael Girshin, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Sachin Gupte, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pharmacology

Liying Han, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology

Matthew J. Kapklein, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Ashutosh Kaul, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Surgery

Rocco J. Lafaro, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery

Michael Lamacchia, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Kenneth Pollock, Ph.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Harvey Rosenblum, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Kathryn Carol L. Siao, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Muhammad T. Zia, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

HIGHLIGHTS

Seminar: Tuesday, June 10

Jonathan Barasch, M.D., Ph.D.

“A Molecular Definition of Kidney Injury”
Jonathan Barasch, M.D., Ph.D.
Lambert Professor of Medicine and Cell Biology
Columbia University
Medical School, NY
12:30 p.m. Center for Interactive Learning

Seminars: Wednesday, June 18

Thomas M. Lincoln, Ph.D.

“Control of Cyclic GMP Signaling: A Link Between Inflammation & Vascular Diseases”
Thomas M. Lincoln, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of the Department of Physiology
University of South Alabama College of Medicine
11:00 a.m. BSB Room 511.

David A. Sinclair, Ph.D.

“At the Intersection of Aging, Stem Cells, and Fertility”
David A. Sinclair, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Genetics
Harvard Medical School
Paul F. Glenn Labs for the Biological Mechanisms of Aging
1:00 p.m. Nevins Auditorium

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:


Please check the online calendar for the most up to date information, as times and locations of events may change.

MONDAY, JUNE 9   Read more...  
HSL Exhibit: From DNA to BEER: Harvesting Nature in Medicine & Industry Through June 20
Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Seminar 12:00pm
Dept. of Pediatrics, Div. of Hematology, Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation Grand Rounds 1:00pm
 
TUESDAY, JUNE 10  Read more...  
LCME Town Hall Meeting 9:00am
Renal Research Institute, Dept of Medicine, Div of Nephrology Seminar 12:30 pm
 
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11   Read more...  
Dept. of Pediatrics, Pediatric Grand Rounds 8:00am
Dept. of Cell Biology & Anatomy Seminar 11:00am
   

View all future events

 

NYMC IN THE NEWS:


Meet Top Doctor 2014: Dr. Mill Etienne
Hudson Valley Magazine -- 06/1/2014
Mill Etienne, M.D. ’02

Colleges Should Stand Up, Not Down
Huffington Post -- 05/30/2014
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

 

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