Mount Sinai Health System

Events

May 2018

Tuesday, May 1

Gentle Yoga for Everyone

Improve your health and reach harmony of mind, body, and spirit through this gentle practice of Yoga. Yoga is the ideal exercise for anyone of any age and...

MSH - Research Day - Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Martin J. Blaser, MD, Muriel G. and George W. Singer Professor of Translational Medicine, Department of Medicine, Director, Human Microbiome Program, NYU...

Division of Hospital Medicine Grand Rounds

Puneet S. Pawha, Assistant Professor of Medicine & Associate Program Director,(Radiology Residency and Neuroradiology) presents "Introduction to Head CT Part...

Critical Care Core Lecture Series

Developed by John M. Oropello, MD, Program Director of the Critical Care Medicine Program (CCMP), one of the oldest critical care medicine fellowship...

AI for Healthcare at the IBM Center for Computational Health // Machine Learning and Data Science Seminar

AI for Healthcare at the IBM Center for Computational Health: A focus on disease progression modeling and prediction of adverse drug reactions from...

Chair Yoga for Movement Disorders

Gentle class designed to help people with Parkinson's disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders. Emphasis is on flexibility, coordination, facial...

Robotic Surgery Has Arrived

Learn from Mount Sinai Queens Chief of Surgery, Eric Edwards, MD, and Surgeons Nikhil Waingankar, MD, and Gustavo Fernandez-Ranvier, MD, about the latest...

Wednesday, May 2

Department of Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Neurosurgery Grand Rounds focuses on continuing medical education and resident education. Formal lectures are presented by faculty, visiting professors,...

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress)

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: ...

Thursday, May 3

Diabetes & Endocrinology Grand Rounds

Talk Title : A trio of rare metabolic bone diseases: hypophosphatasia, Paget, osteogenesis imperfecta Donald A. Bergman MD and Susan Bergman Family...

Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health: Journal Club Meeting

Title: Alterations in the Vaginal Microbiome by Maternal Stress Are Associated With Metabolic Reprogramming of the Offspring Gut and Brain Speaker: Rebecca...

Essential Tremor Support Group

All patients and family members with Essential Tremor are welcome to join at any time. co-Facilitator: Margaret Mackey. Please contact...

Friedman Brain Institute Translational Neuroscience Seminar Series

Mario Penzo, PhD Chief, Unit on the Neurobiology of Affective Memory National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda,...

Innovation Shark Tank 2018 with Dreamit Health Accelerator

Spark your imagination in healthcare innovation and discover the future of patient care at Innovation Shark Tank 2018. Mount Sinai Innovation Partners (MSIP)...

Tai Chi

(This class is for patients with Parkinson's disease.) T'ai Chi is a simple, yet highly effective movement routine that brings up the body's vital energy and...

Friday, May 4

Modeling and Simulation Board

The Modeling and Simulation Board is a collaborative, clinical conference where upcoming cases that may benefit from pre-operative modeling and simulation...

Epigenetics WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule

Epigenetics WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: Akbarian, Brennand, Casaccia, Dudley, Friedel, Haghighi, Hurd,...

Clinical Research Compliance and Education

Good Clinical Practices and Defining Requirements Protecting PHI and Your Data Appropriate Documentation of all Human Subjects Research Common Findings in...

Renal Reserch COnference

Huabao Xiong, MD, PhD ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Clinical ImmunologyASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Pharmacological Sciences

Allergy/Immunology Grand Rounds

Supinda Bunyanich, MD, MPH, Associate Professorand practicing Allergist/Immunologist, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences

MSN seminars - Yoav Livneh - Harvard University

Physiological needs bias perception and attention to relevant sensory cues (e.g., food cue during hunger, water during thirst, etc.). This process is...

Monday, May 7

Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board

The Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board is heald weekly with cerebrovascular and endovascular attendings, residents, fellows, and researchers to discuss...

Neurocritical Care Lecture Series

To complement the Critical Care Core Lecture Series and cover all United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS) recommended neurocritical care core...

Men's Parkinson disease Support Group

Support Group for men with Parkinson's disease. Patients may join at any time. Speakers on varied topics are invited to each session. Group meets on the...

 “Transforming Health through Policy”

Graduate Program in Public Health Spotlight Series 1.0 CPH continuing education credit available.

Tuesday, May 8

Gentle Yoga for Everyone

Improve your health and reach harmony of mind, body, and spirit through this gentle practice of Yoga. Yoga is the ideal exercise for anyone of any age and...

Low pass genomes of 141,431 Chinese reveal patterns of viral infection, novel phenotypic associations, and the genetic history of China // Special Seminar

Low pass genomes of 141,431 Chinese reveal patterns of viral infection, novel phenotypic associations, and the genetic history of China Xin Jin, PhD Deputy...

MSH - Department of Medicine Grand Rounds - The Stanley G. Seckler, MD Award for Clinical and Educational Excellence in Medicine

Joseph Judah Lieber, MD, Associate Professor Medicine, Nephrology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Presents: "Mesoamerican Nephropathy"

Division of Hospital Medicine Grand Rounds

Faye Reiff-Pasarew, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine) and Michael Herscher, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine) presents...

The Tisch Cancer Institute Seminar Series

Michelle C. Barton, PhD, Professor, Department of Epigenetics and Molecular Carcinogenesis, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Brain Tumor Support Group

When confronting brain tumors, you are not alone. Just diagnosed? Already had treatment? Our support group is for people with brain tumors and those who love...

Critical Care Core Lecture Series

Developed by John M. Oropello, MD, Program Director of the Critical Care Medicine Program (CCMP), one of the oldest critical care medicine fellowship...

Population Health Science and Policy Department's Grand Rounds

Martin F. Shapiro, MD, PhD; Professor of Medicine; Weill Cornell Medical College; presents, "Conceptualizing Health Care and Its Ailments."

Chair Yoga for Movement Disorders

Gentle class designed to help people with Parkinson's disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders. Emphasis is on flexibility, coordination, facial...

Wednesday, May 9

Department of Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Neurosurgery Grand Rounds focuses on continuing medical education and resident education. Formal lectures are presented by faculty, visiting professors,...

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress)

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: ...

Blood Pressure Screening

According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, nearly one-third of American adults struggle with high blood pressure, so it’s important to have...

10th Anniversary Greening Our Children Benefit Luncheon

The 10th Anniversary Greening Our Children Benefit Luncheon will celebrate the Children's Environmental Health Center (CEHC) and the many ways the Center is...

Department of Medicine Research Conference

Novel Mediators of Proteinuric Kidney Disease Kirk N. Campbell, MD Associate Professor of Medicine Division of Nephrology Icahn School of Medicine at Mount...

PD Caregiver Support Group

for more information, please contact Rita Golub, LCSW: 646.335.2600 or email golub60@aol.com

Thursday, May 10

Diabetes & Endocrinology Grand Rounds

Talk Title : Neuroendocrine circuits: fertile ground for the control of puberty and fertility Mona Shimshi M.D. Memorial Lectureship Ursula B. Kaiser,...

Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health: Special Seminar

Environmental Medicine and Public Health Special Seminar Title: “Characterization of Placental Promoter and Imprint Control Regions (ICR) Reveals...

Friedman Brain Institute Translational Neuroscience Seminar Series

Michael L. Platt, PhD Director, Wharton Neuroscience Initiative James S. Riepe University Professor, Department of Neuroscience University of...

Spring Day Tune Up

Have your cholesterol, glucose, and blood pressure checked at this FREE screening event and find out your risk factors. Vision screenings, health counseling,...

Weight Loss Surgery Works

Join Mount Sinai Queens Chief of Surgery, Eric Edwards, MD, for this free information session and learn if weight loss surgery is right for you. Mount...

Tai Chi

(This class is for patients with Parkinson's disease.) T'ai Chi is a simple, yet highly effective movement routine that brings up the body's vital energy and...

Friday, May 11

Modeling and Simulation Board

The Modeling and Simulation Board is a collaborative, clinical conference where upcoming cases that may benefit from pre-operative modeling and simulation...

Occupational Medicine Seminar Series

Artificial Stone Silicosis: Disease Resurgence in Israel presented by Elizabeth Fireman, PhD, Head, Laboratory of Pulmonary and Allergic Diseases at the...

Monday, May 14

Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board

The Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board is heald weekly with cerebrovascular and endovascular attendings, residents, fellows, and researchers to discuss...

Neurocritical Care Lecture Series

To complement the Critical Care Core Lecture Series and cover all United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS) recommended neurocritical care core...

Precision Immunology Seminar Series

"Approaching the immune system as an interacting ensemble of cells" Alex K. Shalek, PhD Assistant Professor Massachusetts Institute of Techonology (MIT),...

Tuesday, May 15

Gentle Yoga for Everyone

Improve your health and reach harmony of mind, body, and spirit through this gentle practice of Yoga. Yoga is the ideal exercise for anyone of any age and...

MSH - Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Steve Lin Liao, MD, Assistant Professor Medicine, Cardiology, Assistant Professor Radiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Presents: ...

Division of Hospital Medicine Grand Rounds

Mona Krouss, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine) and Harry (Hyung) Cho, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospital Medicine) presents,...

Division of Hospital Medicine Grand Rounds

Mona Krouss, Assistant Professor of Medicine & Harry (Hyung) Cho, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospitalist Division) presents, "Updates on Student High...

The Tisch Cancer Institute Seminar Series

David Sabatini, MD, PhD, Professor of Biology; Member, Whitehead Institute; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Senior Member, Broad Institute;...

Critical Care Core Lecture Series

Developed by John M. Oropello, MD, Program Director of the Critical Care Medicine Program (CCMP), one of the oldest critical care medicine fellowship...

Don’t Count Exercise Out of Your Budget:  Exercising on a Budget

You do not need an expensive gym membership or extravagant equipment to incorporate exercise into your life With some resourcefulness you can find ways to...

Chair Yoga for Movement Disorders

Gentle class designed to help people with Parkinson's disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders. Emphasis is on flexibility, coordination, facial...

Wednesday, May 16

Department of Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Neurosurgery Grand Rounds focuses on continuing medical education and resident education. Formal lectures are presented by faculty, visiting professors,...

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress)

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: ...

Department of Environmental Medicine & Public Health Grand Rounds

Title: “HEME Oxygenase One (HO-1) as a Protective Agent in Occupational Lung Diseases” Speaker: Elizabeth Fireman, MD, Head of the Laboratory...

Restorative Breathing/Laugh Therapy

Join Sharia as she leads the restorative breathing/laugh therapy by engaging you in different breathing and energy generating exercises followed by laughter.

RSI Support Group

The Mount Sinai Selikoff Center for Occupational Health RSI Support Group provides ongoing support to people suffering from repetitive strain injuries...

Thursday, May 17

Environmental Medicine and Public Health Special Seminar

Environmental Medicine and Public Health Special Seminar Title: The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences: Opportunities, Challenges and the...

ODI - Mount Sinai West Diversity Council Meeting

Audience: Members of the Mount Sinai West Site Diversity Council Learn about the council and upcoming diversity-related events and activities at Mount Sinai...

Friedman Brain Institute Translational Neuroscience Seminar Series

Joshua P. Johansen, PhD Head, Laboratory for Neural Circuitry of Memory RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Saitama Prefecture,...

Tai Chi

(This class is for patients with Parkinson's disease.) T'ai Chi is a simple, yet highly effective movement routine that brings up the body's vital energy and...

Friday, May 18

Renal Research Conference

Sharon M. Moe, MD Stuart A. Kleit Professor of Nephrology Professor of MedicineAdjunct Professor of Anatomy & Cell BiologyDivision DirectorAdjunct...

Division of Occupational Medicine Seminar Series

Development of the Return to Work Guidelines for Low Back Pain Patients in a Primary Care Setting: A Pilot Study presented by Ismail Nabeel, MD, MPH,...

Modeling and Simulation Board

The Modeling and Simulation Board is a collaborative, clinical conference where upcoming cases that may benefit from pre-operative modeling and simulation...

ODI - Leaders of Color Panel Discussion

Corporate Services Center Diversity Council invites you to the Leaders of Color Panel Discussion When: Friday, May 18 Where: Corporate Services Center (150...

Epigenetics WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule

Epigenetics WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: Akbarian, Brennand, Casaccia, Dudley, Friedel, Haghighi, Hurd,...

Environmental Medicine and Public Health Special Seminar

Title: Discussion with IRB leadership and members of the Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health on opioid/THC research Speakers: Ilene...

Allergy/Immunology Grand Rounds

Elina Jerschow, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine Topic: "Drug Allergy"

Monday, May 21

Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board

The Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board is heald weekly with cerebrovascular and endovascular attendings, residents, fellows, and researchers to discuss...

Neurocritical Care Lecture Series

To complement the Critical Care Core Lecture Series and cover all United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS) recommended neurocritical care core...

Precision Immunology Seminar Series

“Controlling Proteolytic Cleavage to Unleash NK Cell-driven Tumor Immunity” Lucas Ferrari de Andrade, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Kai W. Wucherpfennig’s...

Graduate Program in Public Health Spotlight Lecture

4-5PM - Lecture Title: “The Evolving Epidemiology of Heart Failure in Sub-Saharan Africa” 5-6PM – Lecture Title: “Worlds Collide: Communicable and...

Tuesday, May 22

Gentle Yoga for Everyone

Improve your health and reach harmony of mind, body, and spirit through this gentle practice of Yoga. Yoga is the ideal exercise for anyone of any age and...

MSH - Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Myles Selig Wolf, MD, Professor Medicine, Chief of Nephrology, Duke University School of Medicine, Presents: "FGF23 at the Intersection of Kidney and...

Division of Hospital Medicine Grand Rounds

Elizabeth C Yoo, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hospitalist Divsion) presents “Adjuvant Analgesics”

Critical Care Core Lecture Series

Developed by John M. Oropello, MD, Program Director of the Critical Care Medicine Program (CCMP), one of the oldest critical care medicine fellowship...

Population Health Science and Policy Department's Grand Rounds

Jeffrey D. Fisher, PhD; Distinguished Professor/Director, University of Connecticut; presents, "Changing Unhealthy Behaviors: Thirty Years of Theory-Based...

Chair Yoga for Movement Disorders

Gentle class designed to help people with Parkinson's disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders. Emphasis is on flexibility, coordination, facial...

Prana Yoga for Busy People

Prana is the Sanskrit word for "vital life." Join certified Prana Yoga instructor Susan Ingraham as she teaches you how to experience a more vital life...

Wednesday, May 23

Department of Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Neurosurgery Grand Rounds focuses on continuing medical education and resident education. Formal lectures are presented by faculty, visiting professors,...

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress)

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: ...

IPM Seminar Series

Guy Sella, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences Columbia University, presents "A Population Genetic Interpretation of Complex Trait...

Thursday, May 24

Diabetes & Endocrinology Grand Rounds

Talk Title :Neural responses to energy intake Marc-Andre Cornier, M.D. Professor of Medicine Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and...

Division of General Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Lara V Marcuse, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, What they didn't teach you in medical school (but you need to know) about seizures and epilepsy.

 Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Institute: Work in Progress Seminar Series - Marc-Andre Cornier

Marc-Andre Cornier, M.D. Professor of Medicine Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes Medical Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center...

Stroke Awareness Day

Come learn about the signs and symptoms of a stroke—potential life-saving information! You will also hear about treatment options and how a healthy diet can...

Friedman Brain Institute Translational Neuroscience Seminar Series

Kent A. Kiehl, PhD Executive Science Officer and Director of Mobile Brain Imaging, The Mind Research Network Professor, Departments of Psychology,...

Tai Chi

(This class is for patients with Parkinson's disease.) T'ai Chi is a simple, yet highly effective movement routine that brings up the body's vital energy and...

Friday, May 25

Modeling and Simulation Board

The Modeling and Simulation Board is a collaborative, clinical conference where upcoming cases that may benefit from pre-operative modeling and simulation...

Epigenetics WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule

Epigenetics WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: Akbarian, Brennand, Casaccia, Dudley, Friedel, Haghighi, Hurd,...

Postdoc Orientation

Orientation for newly hired Postdoctoral Fellows. You will meet the Faculty Director of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, the Ombudsperson, International...

Postdoc Orientation

Orientation for newly hired Postdoctoral Fellows. You will meet the Faculty Director of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, the Ombudsperson, International...

Postdoc Social

Come meet fellow postdocs and enjoy food and beverages!

Monday, May 28

Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board

The Multidisciplinary Cerebrovascular Board is heald weekly with cerebrovascular and endovascular attendings, residents, fellows, and researchers to discuss...

Neurocritical Care Lecture Series

To complement the Critical Care Core Lecture Series and cover all United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS) recommended neurocritical care core...

Tuesday, May 29

Gentle Yoga for Everyone

Improve your health and reach harmony of mind, body, and spirit through this gentle practice of Yoga. Yoga is the ideal exercise for anyone of any age and...

MSH - Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Errol L. Gordon, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Neurology and Neurosurgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Presents: "Targeted Temperature Management (TTM)...

Critical Care Core Lecture Series

Developed by John M. Oropello, MD, Program Director of the Critical Care Medicine Program (CCMP), one of the oldest critical care medicine fellowship...

Chair Yoga for Movement Disorders

Gentle class designed to help people with Parkinson's disease, dystonia, and other movement disorders. Emphasis is on flexibility, coordination, facial...

Prana Yoga for Busy People

Prana is the Sanskrit word for "vital life." Join certified Prana Yoga instructor Susan Ingraham as she teaches you how to experience a more vital life...

Wednesday, May 30

Department of Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Neurosurgery Grand Rounds focuses on continuing medical education and resident education. Formal lectures are presented by faculty, visiting professors,...

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress)

Neuroscience - Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Cells & Circuits WIP (Work in Progress) Schedule Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Participating Labs: ...

Breast Health Screening and Education

The Mount Sinai Queens Breast Health program provides comprehensive clinical breast exams and mammograms to women 40 years of age and older. There is no...

Thursday, May 31

Diabetes & Endocrinology Grand Rounds

Talk Title: Insulin Resistance, Dylipidemia, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Pathophysiology and Therapy. Henry N. Ginsberg, MD Professor of...

Division of General Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Bart Ferket, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Decision Analysis with Multiple Conflicting Objectives: from Observational Studies and Clinical Trials to Policy.

Friedman Brain Institute Translational Neuroscience Seminar Series

Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Assistant Research Professor, Department of...

Kafui Dzirasa, M.D, Ph.D.

Diversity Issues in Neuroscience Co-sponsored by the Women in Science and Medicine **************** Please join The Friedman Brain Institute’s "Diversity...

Tai Chi

(This class is for patients with Parkinson's disease.) T'ai Chi is a simple, yet highly effective movement routine that brings up the body's vital energy and...

May 2018