Insightful, opinionated, gifted writers: just a few words to describe our featured contributors. These six Einstein experts come from a variety of backgrounds and specialties; some also are affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center, Einstein’s university hospital. What they share is a flair for communicating—a passion for telling stories. Read on to learn more about them and to find their latest contributions to the blog.
Most Recent Posts:
Teaching Maternal Fetal Medicine: Medical Problems in Pregnancy by Chavi Eve Karkowsky, M.D.
Research Ethics and Ebola by Ruth Macklin, Ph.D.
Balancing the Patient Experience with Evidence-Based Medicine by Paul Marantz, M.D., M.P.H.
Battling Obesity in the Physically Challenged Child by Keith Ayoob, Ed.D.
New School Year Brings Old Questions about Autism by Lisa Shulman, M.D.
Keith Ayoob, Ed.D., is the director of the nutrition clinic at the Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center and associate clinical professor of pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Ayoob is also author of The Uncle Sam Diet: The Four-Week Eating Plan for a Thinner, Healthier America.
All posts by Dr. Ayoob | Dr. Ayoob’s Profile
Chavi Eve Karkowsky, M.D., is assistant professor of obstetrics & gynecology and women’s health at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and attending physician, Division of Fetal Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center.
All posts by Dr. Karkowsky | Dr. Karkowsky’s Profile
Ruth Macklin, Ph.D., is professor of epidemiology & population health at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is author of Ethics in Global Health: Research, Policy, and Practice (Oxford University Press). She is the 2014 recipient of The Hastings Center’s Henry Knowles Beecher Award, which is given in recognition of a lifetime contribution to ethics and the life sciences.
All posts by Dr. Macklin | Dr. Macklin’s Profile
Paul Marantz, M.D., M.P.H., is a physician-epidemiologist. Dr. Marantz is associate dean for clinical research education at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is also director of the Center for Public Health Sciences, which offers several degree programs, including a research-focused M.P.H. program and certificates in public and global health.
All posts by Dr. Marantz | Dr. Marantz’s Profile
Robert Marion, M.D., is chief of genetics and developmental medicine in the department of pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, and director of Einstein’s Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center. He is author of Genetic Rounds: A Doctor’s Encounters in the Field that Revolutionized Medicine.
All posts by Dr. Marion | Dr. Marion’s Profile
Lisa Shulman, M.D., is a neurodevelopmental pediatrician, an associate professor of pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and an attending physician in pediatrics at The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. She is also director of infant and toddler services and the RELATE program at the Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center at Einstein.
All posts by Dr. Shulman | Dr. Shulman’s Profile