M.D. Program

Educational Scholarship

Medical Education Scholarship 


Blanco I, Barjaktarovic N, Gonzalez, CG. “Addressing Health Disparities in Medical Education and Clinical Practice” Invited review to Rheumatic Disease Clinics. 2020 Feb;46(1):179-191. doi: 10.1016/j.rdc.2019.09.012.

Cassese T, La Rochelle J, Ovitsh R, Roussel D, Silvestri R.  2019.  The Current State of Pre-Clerkship Clinical Skills Courses in the U.S.  In: The Guidebook for Clerkship Directors. 5th Edition.  Gegensatz Press (2019).    

Cassese T, Sharkey M, Pincavage A, Schwanz K, Farnan J.  Avoiding Pitfalls While Implementing New Guidelines on Student Documentation.  Annals of Internal Medicine.  Published online first: Jan. 15, 2019.

Galen BT, Conigliaro R.  A Curriculum for Lumbar Puncture Training in Internal Medicine Residency.  MedEdPublish, 2019. 8, [1], 33.

Galen BT, Baron S, Young S, Hall A, Spivack LB, Southern WN. Reducing Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters and Midline Catheters by Training Nurses in Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Placement. BMJ Quality & Safety. 2019 Oct 3.

Hébert TM, Cole A, Panarelli N, Hu S, Jacob J, Ahlstedt J, Steinberg JJ, Prystowsky MB. Training the Next Generation of Pathologists: A Novel Residency Program Curriculum at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Academic Pathology. 2019; May 30:6:2374289519848099. doi: 10.1177/2374289519848099. Accessed June 18, 2019.

Herron PD. An Ethical Obligation for Bioethicists to Utilize Social Media. Hastings Center Report 49, no. 1 (2019): 39-40.

Mishall PL. Reflections on creating an Anatomy case-based e-learning module. June 2019.  https://www.harvardmacy.org/index.php/hmi/reflections-anatomy-case-based 

Mishall PL, AN Marsh, D Perez, XH Quezada, MC Stahl, RE Weinstock, SA Downie. Novel, bilateral, two-bellied muscles span the extensor forearm, thenar eminence to insert on the proximal phalanx of the thumb: clinical and embryological significance. June 2019. Folia Morphol (Warsz). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31169299 

Nori P, Cowman K, Jezek A, Nosanchuk JD, Slosar-Cheah M, Sarwar U, Bartash R, Ostrowsky B. Faces of Resistance: Using Real-world Patients and Their Advocates to Teach Medical Students about Antimicrobial Stewardship. Open Forum of Infectious Diseases, Nov 2019: https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofz487

Patel SR, Mishall PL, A.Barmettler. A human cadaveric model for effective instruction of lateral canthotomy and cantholysis. Orbit, 1-6. May 2019. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31106640  

Prystowsky MB, Steinberg J, Cole A, Hébert TM. Answering the Call. Adapting Pathology Training to Meet the Needs of 21st-Century Medicine. The Pathologist. 2019. https://thepathologist.com/outside-the-lab/answering-the-call. Accessed June 18, 2019.

Sandhu VK, Hojjati M, Blanco I. “Healthcare Disparities in Rheumatology: The role of Education at a Global Level.” Clinical Rheumatology (2019) 1-8 DOI: 10.1007/s10067-019-04777-x


External Presentation/Symposia/Workshop: 

Allen M, Milan F, Oza S, Schlair S, Cassese T. Can Self-Regulated Learning Theory Guide Learning Task Design?  Generalists in Medical Education Annual Meeting 2019, Short Communication. Phoenix, AZ November 2019.

Beck A. Organizer, Education Focused Scientific Session – American College of Veterinary Pathologists Annual Meeting (2019)

Beck A. Panelist, Medical Career Panel for Pre-Med Students - Purchase College, State University of New York; Purchase, NY (2019)

Beck A. “Non-Traditional Careers in Science” – Annual Professional Science Symposium, Manhattanville College; Purchase, NY (2019)

Beck A. “Comparative Pathologists in Translational Biomedical Research” – Careers in Science Seminar Series, Iona College; New Rochelle, NY 

Beck A. Speaker, Pathology of Laboratory Animals Course – Charles Louis Davis Foundation for the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology, University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA.

Blanco I, Barjaktarovic, N, Gonzalez, C. “Needs Assessment of Rheumatology Fellowship Program Directors on the Need for a Health Disparities Curriculum for Our Fellowship Programs” to be presented at the American College of Rheumatology. November 11, 2019. Abstract 686656 

Blanco I. Presenter, Recruiting Fellows to Rheumatology: The Einstein Experience, March 9, 2019 at the American College of Rheumatology Program and Division Director’s National Meeting, Chicago, IL

Brooks HR, Vega Potler N, & Herron PD. “Ethical Management of Children with Differences in Sex Development.” GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality Annual Meeting, New Orleans, La, September 2019.

Cassese T, Invited Presentation: Montefiore Internal Medicine Chief of Service Rounds 2019. An unknown case is presented by the chief resident to a faculty member who facilitates discussion of clinical reasoning and diagnostic strategies. March 29, 2019

Cassese T, Guest Speaker: Montefiore/Einstein Department of Psychiatry Faculty Retreat 2019. Teaching with Technology: Adult learning in the digital age. May 2, 2019.

Cassese T, Guest Speaker: Montefiore/Einstein Office of Faculty Development Summer Intensive Skills Training for New Medical Educators, Small Group Facilitation, 75 minute workshop, Bronx, NY, July 2019.

Cassese T, Guest Speaker, Careers in Education Across the Continuum, Montefiore/Einstein Pediatric Fellows Didactic Series, 60 Minute Workshop. Bronx, NY, September 2019.

Cassese T and Steinman H. Using Cases that Integrate Basic and Clinical Sciences for Formative and Summative, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Assessment Summit 2019, 60 Minute Workshop. Bronx, NY, October 2019.

Cassese T. Invited Presentation: Montefiore/Albert Einstein Internal Medicine Residency Medical Education Pathway Didactics. Kolb Learning Cycle and Procedure Teaching.  90 Minute workshop. Bronx, NY November 2019.

Downie SA, C Bass, S Galperin, S Zaman, F Gonzalez, and PL Mishall. Multiple Bilateral Variations in Lumbricals, FDS and FDP: Could this Affect Hand Function? American Association of Clinical Anatomists, Tulsa, OK, USA, June 2019

Galen B. The State of the Art: “Point-of-care Ultrasound and Bedside Procedures in Internal Medicine.” Jefferson Health, Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, Philadelphia, PA, January 10th, 2019.

Galen B. “Point-Of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) in Internal Medicine.” Department of Medicine, Medical Grand Rounds. Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ. October 17, 2019. 

Galen B. “Curriculum Development in Point-Of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) and Bedside Procedures.” Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, NY December 10th, 2019.

Goodell K, Everard K, Hoffman M, Joo P, Scott S. Getting ready to leap: Preparing mid-career faculty to take the next career step. 2019 Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference. Toronto, Canada, May 2019.

Henderson M, Chevinsky J & Herron PD. Breaking Interprofessional Silos and Fostering Collaboration through the use of Social Media in Academic and Clinical Medicine for Students and Health Professionals. The Academy for Professionalism in Health Care Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 2019.

Herron PD. “Utilizing A Just Culture Approach to Promoting Professional Resiliency.” American Society for Bioethics & Humanities 2019 Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 2019.

Kelly J, Oza S, and Cassese T.  Implementation of a Novel Hypothesis Driven Physical Examination Session in a Transition to Clerkship Program.  DOCS Nov 2019 Annual Meeting.  Poster.  Phoenix, AZ.

Levy L, Cassese T, Frayha N. Beyond Pixar: Perfectionism, EQ, and the Middle Way. Primary Care Reviews and Perspectives, Episode 54, Chapter 4. Hippo Education, January 2019. https://www.hippoed.com/pc/rap/episode/intothinhair/beyondpixar

Levy L, Cassese T, Frayha N. Beyond Pixar: Self-Care and the System. Primary Care Reviews and Perspectives, Episode 54, Chapter 7. Hippo Education, January 2019. https://www.hippoed.com/pc/rap/episode/intothinhair/beyondpixarself

Mishall PL. (Presenter), L Giannaris, V Lee, S Richter and D Batar. Choose Your Case Wisely! Breakfast meeting symposium, American Association of Clinical Anatomists, Tulsa, OK, USA, June 2019.

Mishall PL. (Presenter). Storyboarding for Quality Instructional Videos. Regional AACA meeting, Louisville, Kentucy, March 2019.

Mishall PL, A Ma, CE Miller, TL Mustapich, JP Abraham, J Kim, SA Downie. Pointing in a Different Direction: A Case of Bilateral Absence of Extensor Indices. American Association of Clinical Anatomists, Tulsa, OK, USA, June 2019

Nosanchuk JD. Moderator: Clinical Reasoning from Education to Practice, IDWeek 2019, Washington, D.C., October 2019.

Nosanchuk JD. BugBowl 2019, IDWeek 2019, Washington, D.C., October 2019.

Nosanchuk JD. Assessing the microbiology undergraduate. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 2019.

Oza S, Blank A, Joo P, Milan F. A novel OSCE case to assess medical students’ response to a request for an unnecessary test: A qualitative analysis of communication challenges. Northeast Group on Educational Affairs Annual Conference. Philadelphia, PA. April 5, 2019.

Oza, S, Ludwig, A, Rhim, H, Cassese T. Workshop Co-Leaders: “Transition to Clerkship,” NYC Medical Education Subway Summit, June 17, 2019, New York, NY

Oza S, Rhim H, Ludwig A, Weingarten J, Cassese T. Movin’ on Up: Design Considerations for “Transition to Clerkship” curricula for medical students. Subway Summit Annual Meeting. New York, NY June 2019.

Penn MN, Henick S, Mirsky R, Rajagopal M, Thurm, R. Financial Literacy for Students – A Crucial Tool for Success in the Medical Profession, Group on Educational Affairs, Annual Conference, April 2021.

Penn MN. The Impact of Covid-19 on Education @ Einstein, Educational Technologies Working Group of GIR, Monthly Virtual Meeting, February 2021.

Penn MN. Internal Medicine – Noon Conference, Wakefield, Financial Literacy, November 2020.

Penn MN. Hybrid Learning @ Einstein, Educational Technologies Working Group of GIR, Monthly Virtual Meeting, September 2020.

Penn MN. Panelist, one45 Software User Conference, Vancouver, BC, October 2019.

Penn MN. Internal Medicine – Noon Conference, Wakefield, Financial Literacy, March 2019.

Penn MN, Sheppard S. Enhancing Medical Education: Using Data to Direct the Continuous Quality Improvement Process, Digital Demonstration, 2019 AAMC Information Technology in Academic Medicine Conference, San Diego, CA, June 2019.

Penn MN. Prescription for Improving Medical Education, Educational Technologies Working Group of GIR, Monthly Meeting, September 2018.

Pinkas A, Fishman Y, Mishall PL. Flipped Classroom method for teaching embryology of the central nervous system (CNS). New York Subway Summit, June 2019.

Rhim H. Workshop Co-Leader: “Demonstrating Long-term Success of your PHM Fellowship Program,” PHM Fellowship Directors Annual Meeting, July 24, 2019, Seattle, WA.

Wanty N.I., Blanco I., Cogan M., Blanks, S., Holtz K.D., McCalla S. Cross-sector coordination: Training community health workers to support the recruitment and enrollment of minority patients into lupus clinical trials. To be presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. November, 2019. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Weinstein A, Choby B, Wilson J, Cassese T.  New Course Directors Workshop: Congratulations You’re the Clinical Skills Course Director, What Now?  DOCS Annual Meeting 2019, 90 minute workshop.  Phoenix, AZ. November 2019.

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