Division of Infectious Diseases

Faculty Leadership

Members of the Division of Infectious Diseases' renowned faculty serve in prominent leadership roles throughout Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center.

Infectious Diseases Leadership Group


Liise-anne Pirofski, MD
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine 
Selma and Dr. Jacques Mitrani Professor in Biomedical Research 
Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)  
Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology  


Ira Leviton, MD
Assistant Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) 


Theresa Madaline, MD
Director of Clinical Inpatient and Outpatient Services, Montefiore Einstein Campus
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) 


Priya Nori, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
Medical Director, Antibiotic Stewardship Program, Department of Medicine
Associate Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program


Uzma Sarwar, MDUzma Sarwar, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)


Gregory D. Weston, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)


Barry S. Zingman, MD
Medical Director, AIDS Center and Center for Positive Living/Infectious Diseases (CPL/ID) Clinic
Director of Clinical Inpatient and Outpatient Services, Montefiore Moses Campus
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)


Infectious Diseases Faculty With Institutional Leadership Positions

Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Co-Director, Global Health Center
Associate Director of Translational Bench-to-Bedside Research Training, Clinical Research Training Program

 

Stephen Baum, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Students
Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) 
Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology


Michela Catalano, MD
Director, Occupational Health Service, Montefiore Medical Center
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) 


John Chan, MD
Associate Director, Medical Scientists Training Program
Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology 


Christina M. Coyle, MD, MS
Assistant Dean for Faculty Development
Director of Clinical Infectious Disease, Jacobi Hospital
Director of Tropical of Medicine Clinic, Jacobi Hospital
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)


Marla J. Keller, MD
Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health
Vice Chair for Research, Department of Medicine
Associate Director, Block Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
 


Joshua Nosanchuk, MD, FIDSA, FACP
Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education
Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) 
Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology 


Louis M. Weiss, MD, MPH
Co-Director, Einstein Global Health Center
Director of Academic Affairs and Research, Department of Pathology
Co-Director, Einstein Global Health Center
Associate Scientific Director, Laboratory for Macromolecular Analysis and Proteomics
Chair, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Professor, Department of Pathology

 

ASP News

Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Designated as Center of Excellence by IDSA
The Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) at Montefiore, led by medical director Priya Nori, MD, has been designated as a Center for Excellence by The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). It is among 25 academic sites in the nation – and one of few in New York City, to receive this prestigious recognition, which was announced on August 15, 2018.

 

Conferences & Seminars

Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds
Visiting Professor
Drs. Virginia Banks Northeast Ohio Infectious Disease Associates and Dial Hewlett Medical Director - Division of Disease; Control- Deputy to Commissioner of Health at Westchester County Department Of Health; Adjunct Associate Professor of Microbiology & Immunology New York Medical College; Infectious Disease Consultant, Calvary Hospital -Bronx, NY Structural Racism Healthcare disparities and Infectious Disease: Starting the Conversation
Wednesday, January 27, 2021 @ 8:00 AM

Conference & Seminar Schedules

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