President Richard Joel to Speak at Nov. 18 Reception Honoring Einstein Dean Allen Spiegel
UJA-Federation of New York’s Montefiore Medical Center & Albert Einstein College of Medicine Campaign’s Annual Reception will honor Allen M. Spiegel, Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz dean at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, at its annual reception on Thursday, November 18, 2010, at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine’s Price Center. The campaign chairs are Shalom Kalnicki, M.D., and Arnold Wilson, M.D, and event chairs are Donald Ashkenase, Allan Brook, M.D., and Edward Burns, M.D.
The reception will feature guest speaker Richard M. Joel, president of Yeshiva University. A nationally renowned leader, he has spoken globally on the importance of communal leadership and rich Jewish identity to ensure a Jewish future in America, in Israel, and around the world.
Allen M. Spiegel, M.D., dean of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, is an internationally recognized researcher and endocrinologist. Prior to joining Einstein, Dr. Spiegel was director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the culmination of a distinguished 33-year-career at NIH. Dr. Spiegel has extensive experience in translational research programs, and his work on signal transduction helped to clarify the genetic basis of several endocrine diseases.
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