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Einstein Celebrates 64th Commencement
Einstein Celebrates 64th Commencement
Montefiore Einstein Cancer Center Researchers Receive Price Family Foundation Health Equity Research Awards
Albert Einstein College of Medicine Receives $11 Million Grant to Tackle Post-Traumatic Epilepsy

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Joe Verghese

Joe Verghese, M.B.,B.S., M.S.

Area(s) of expertise: Alzheimer's disease/dementiaGait/mobilityAging

Dr. Joe Verghese is a board-certified neurologist and expert on aging who assesses how diseases and aging affect cognitive ability and mobility in older adults. Among his current projects, he is evaluating the effectiveness of a non-invasive… Learn more

Einstein in the News

3 Ways to Get COVID Pills, If You've Just Tested Positive

Priya Nori, M.D., says people who are diagnosed with COVID-19 benefit from taking the antiviral medication Paxlovid, even if they have been vaccinated or previously infected. Dr. Nori is associate professor of medicine and of orthopaedic surgery at Einstein and medical director of the antimicrobial stewardship program at Montefiore.

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The New York Times
Why Little Kids' Sleep is So Wild (subscription required)

Shelby Freedman Harris, Psy.D., says infants and preschoolers commonly move around during sleep and may end up in positions adults think are awkward, but are comfortable for children. Dr. Harris is clinical associate professor in The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology and of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Einstein. (subscription required)

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Bronx Times
Tackling Childhood Obesity in the South Bronx Requires a Multi-Pronged Approach

Mamta Fuloria, M.B.B.S., and Suzette Oyeku, M.D., M.P.H., discuss several ways to combat childhood obesity, including creating healthy eating and exercise habits and making healthy food accessible and affordable. Dr. Fuloria is associate professor of pediatrics at Einstein and a neonatologist at Montefiore. Dr. Oyeku is professor of pediatrics at Einstein and chief of the division of academic general pediatrics at Einstein and the Children's Hospital at Montefiore.

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When a Drug Becomes a Child’s Last Hope

Einstein scientist Vern Schramm, Ph.D., never imagined that his basic research into enzymes would intersect with a 2-year-old girl dying from an incurable form of blood cancer. He and that girl (Katie Lambertson, now a teenager) and her parents share their stories.

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