Daily Archives: July 6, 2007

Dr. Liise-anne Pirofski of Einstein College of Medicine Elected Fellow of American Academy of Microbiology

Liise-anne Pirofski, MD, professor of medicine, microbiology and immunology, and Mitrani Professor of Biomedical Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology. The honor recognizes Dr. Pirofski’s contributions to the field of microbiology.

Women’s Sports Granted NCAA Status with Addition of Soccer, Cross Country, and Volleyball

Female athletes at Yeshiva University are about to score big: over the next two years, the athletics department will add women’s soccer, cross country, and volleyball to its sports offerings, reaching NCAA status for women’s athletics for the first time and achieving full membership in the Skyline Conference, the New York City conference that competes in the NCAA’s Division III.