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Article ID: 666382

Montefiore Health System and Albert Einstein College of Medicine Announce New Chair of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Montefiore Health System

Preeminent psychiatric researcher and clinician, Jonathan E. Alpert, M.D., Ph.D, has been named professor and university chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Montefiore Health System and Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Alpert, who will also hold the Dorothy and Marty Silverman Chair in Psychiatry at Einstein, will assume his position on March 1, 2017.

Released:
13-Dec-2016 10:05 AM EST

Article ID: 663778

Montefiore Einstein Center for the Aging Brain Delivers Advanced Care for Patients with Cognitive Disorders

Montefiore Health System

During their first year, clinicians at the new Montefiore Einstein Center for the Aging Brain (CAB) saw significant improvements in their ability to identify patients with dementia symptoms and more quickly identify signs of depression and anxiety. This first year data has been published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. The Center’s model, which follows a three-step evaluation and management plan from clinicians in Geriatrics, Neuropsychology and Neurology, examines referred patients for evaluation of cognitive complaints based on daily activities, demographic information, additional medical conditions, and medication review.

Released:
28-Oct-2016 4:05 PM EDT
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    27-Oct-2016 3:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 663572

Montefiore and the Hebrew Home at Riverdale Bring Cutting Edge Geriatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation to Sub-Acute Care

Montefiore Health System

Montefiore Health System and the Hebrew Home at Riverdale are proud to announce a unique partnership to improve care for patients requiring sub-acute rehabilitation at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale.

Released:
27-Oct-2016 3:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 663251

New Study Highlights the Benefits of BRCA Testing for All People of Ashkenazi Jewish Descent

Montefiore Health System

A new study published in the journal Genetics in Medicine, conducted by Montefiore-Einstein’s Program for Jewish Genetic Health (PJGH) and the Division of Reproductive and Medical Genetics, has found that BRCA screening should be routinely offered to all adults of Ashkenazi Jewish descent. Currently this is not the standard of care, which we found may be leading to more individuals unknowingly being at high cancer risk.

Released:
20-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 662549

Family Stressors and Traumatic Childhood Experiences Linked to ADHD Diagnoses in Children

Montefiore Health System

Children who experience family and environmental stressors, and traumatic experiences, such as poverty, mental illness and exposure to violence, are more likely to be diagnosed with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Released:
11-Oct-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 661991

Montefiore And Einstein Receive $3.7 Million NIH Grant To Study The Link Between Sleep Apnea And Childhood Obesity

Montefiore Health System

Raanan Arens, M.D., chief of the Division of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore and professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, has been awarded a $3.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study and develop tools for combatting obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.

Released:
3-Oct-2016 10:30 AM EDT

Article ID: 661452

Montefiore Receives $2 Million to Improve Health Habits at Two Bronx Primary Care Sites

Montefiore Health System

New Program Teams MDs and Psychologists to Reduce Hospitalizations for Patients with Chronic Respiratory Illness

Released:
26-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 657525

Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Ranks as One of the Best in the Nation According to U.S. News & World Report

Montefiore Health System

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore takes its place for the ninth year in a row on the U.S. News & World Report list of the nation’s best children’s hospitals.

Released:
19-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT

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