Yeshiva University and Montefiore Reach Agreement to Establish Joint Venture for Einstein
Program for Jewish Genetic Health Initiative Provides First Affordable Testing for Common Ashkenazi BRCA Mutations to Low Risk and Uninsured
Agreement Bolsters Future of Albert Einstein College of Medicine in a More Sustainable Model
Einstein-Montefiore Research Suggests Frequency Threshold for Injury That Could Lead to Safety Guidelines
The Empire State Stem Cell Board has awarded research planning grants to Albert Einstein College of Medicine and to Montefiore Medical Center. The grants, totaling $238,000, are part of $2 million in grants announced by State Health Commissioner Richard F. Daines, MD. The funding, awarded to 18 medical colleges, medical centers and labs, will strengthen New York State’s capacity for stem cell research and could lead to the development of new therapies for Alzheimer’s, diabetes, Parkinson’s, ALS and other conditions.
A $2 million grant has been awarded to Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center to develop a program to train doctors in caring for the elderly.
The Division of General Internal Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center celebrated the opening of its new office space at 3514 Dekalb Ave.
On Sunday, March 13, 2005, the newly-named Pfizer Oncology Colon Cancer Challenge returned to Central Park, where participants can choose between a 1.7-mile awareness walk, a four-mile co-ed run or men’s half-marathon while running or walking in behalf of colorectal cancer awareness and prevention.