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NYU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

ALUMNI WEEKEND
SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2013
: a.m.
REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
Alumni Hall Lobby
: a.m.
SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM AND AWARDS CEREMONY
Advances in Medicine and Science by Faculty and Alumni
The Ruth and George Farkas Auditorium
WELCOME
Anthony J. Grieco, MD, MACP o,, oc Arts
Associate Dean for Alumni Relations
: a.m.
The Concussion Conundrum and its Relationship
to the Future of Neurology
Steven L. Galetta, MD
The Philip K. Moskowitz, MD, Professor and Chair of the
Department of Neurology
Advances in Population Health
Marc N. Gourevitch, MD, MPH
The Dr. Adolph and Margaret Berger Professor of Medicine
Chair, Department of Population Health
Cutting Edge Ethical Issues
Arthur L. Caplan, PhD
The Drs. William F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty
Professor of Bioethics
Director, Division of Medical Ethics, Department
of Population Health
MEDICAL ALUMNI WEEKEND PROGRAM
SATURDAY, APRIL 20
Dr. Grieco
Dr. Galetta
Dr. Gourevitch
Dr. Caplan
The Future of Aging: Geriatric Medicine and Aging Research
at NYULMC
Caroline S. Blaum, MD, MS
The Diane and Arthur Belfer Professor of Geriatric Medicine
Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Q+A
: a.m.
COFFEE BREAK
: a.m.
PRESENTATION OF THE MEDICAL ALUMNI
ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
THE JULIA ZELMANOVICH, MD 97 AWARD
Alyssa R.Terk, MD c:
THE SOLOMON A. BERSON AWARD IN BASIC SCIENCE
From Pus to Peptides: a Billion Years of Evolution
in Fifteen Minutes
Robert I. Lehrer, MD o:
THE SOLOMON A. BERSON ALUMNI ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
IN CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE
Epigenetics and its Role in Malignant Transformation
Benjamin Tycko, MD, PhD
THE SOLOMON A. BERSON ALUMNI ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
IN HEALTH SCIENCE
Population-Based Epidemiological Research and Its Role in
Understanding and Managing Eye Disease.
The Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy and
the Beaver Dam Eye Study.
Barbara Klein, MD, MPH o, and
Ronald Klein, MD, MPH o,
Dr. Terk
Dr. Lehrer
Dr. Tycko
Drs. Klein Drs. Klein
MEDICAL ALUMNI WEEKEND PROGRAM
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Dr. Blaum
Mr. Dibble
Dean Grossman
STUDENT REPORT
Brent Dibble
DEANS REPORT
Robert I. Grossman, MD, Hon. c
The Saul J. Farber Dean and CEO
RECOGNITION OF THE CLASS OF 1963
ON THEIR 50TH REUNION
RENEWAL OF THE HIPPOCRATIC OATH
: p.m. : p.m.
ALUMNI LUNCHEON
NYU Langone Medical Center
: p.m. : p.m.
NOSTALGIA TOURS
Our students will lead c-minute walking tours through
the School and Bellevue. Tours depart from the security desk
in the Arnold and Marie Schwartz Health Care Center.
: p.m.
ALUMNI REUNION BALL
The Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park
Two West Street
New York, NY :ccc
All are invited to an evening of dinner and dancing as we
celebrate the quinquennial reunion classes.
Dress is black tie preferred. To join the festivities, please speak
to Allison Flor at the Registration Desk in Alumni Hall.
TARGET AUDIENCE
Alumni of NYU School of Medicine
STATEMENT OF NEED
The history of modern medicine is characterized by increasingly important developments
in scientific knowledge, and in improving the effectiveness of medical education. When
considered as part of life-long learning, the NYU Medical Alumni Reunion represents
a vital opportunity where physician alumni return to our campus to hear about the latest
in technical advances in research and clinical care.
EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
Discuss the latest technological advances and treatment options across a spectrum of
clinical conditions.
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
The NYU Post-Graduate Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for
Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
The NYU Post-Graduate Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of :.:,
AMA PRA Category Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate
with the extent of their participation in the activity.
DISCLOSURE STATEMENT
The NYU Post-Graduate Medical School adheres to the ACCME Essential Areas and policies,
including the Standards for Commercial Support, regarding industry support of continuing
medical education. In order to resolve any identified Conflicts of Interest, disclosure information
is provided during the planning process to ensure resolution of any identified conflicts.
Disclosure of faculty and commercial relationships as well as the discussion of the unlabeled
or unapproved use of any drug, device or procedure by the faculty will be fully noted on a
separate handout.
JULIA ZELMANOVICH YOUNG ALUMNI AWARD
2012 Hersh Chandarana, MD c:
2011 Manish Parikh, MD c:
2010 Lisa Kalik, MD c
2009 Trever G. Bivona, MD, PhD c,
2008 Lisa Campanella Coppo, MD cc
2007 Edith R. Lederman, MD ,;
ALUMNI AWARDS
SOLOMON A. BERSON MEDICAL ALUMNI ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS*
2012
Nina Bhardwaj, MD, PhD :
Henry J. Binder, MD o:
2011
Arnold R. Kriegstein, MD,
PhD ;;
William Borkowsky, MD ;:
Richard F. Edlich, MD ;,
PhD o:
2010
Peter Lipsky, MD o,
Steven Shak, MD ;;
E. Albert Reece, MD ;
Mark Podwal, MD ;c
2009
Joel Moss, MD, PhD ;:
Ann Marie Schmidt, MD ,
Lonnie R. Bristow, MD ,;
2008
Jonathan D. Brodie, MD ;,
Jay L. Grosfeld, MD o:
Lawrence G. Smith, MD ;o
2007
Richard A. Cash, MD oo
Edward A. Fisher, MD ;,
Donna OHare Brayton,
MD ,
Tadataka Yamada, MD ;:
2006
Ronald Hoffman, MD ;:
Bernard Cohen, MD ,
Jerome Lowenstein, MD ,;
2005
Arturo Casadevall, MD,
PhD ,
Richard D. Krugman, MD o
Daniel F. Roses, MD o,
Bruce K. Young, MD o,
2004
Paul Bornstein, MD ,
John A. Kastor, MD o:
Anne Klibanski, MD ;,
2003
Michel C. Nussenzweig,
MD, PhD :
Lee B. Reichman, MD o
Stanley G. Schultz, MD ,o
2002
Paul J. Anderson, MD,
PhD
Neal L. Cohen, MD ;c
Fred S. Kantor, MD ,o
2001
Martin J. Blaser, MD ;,
Rafael D. Camerini Otero,
MD, PhD ;,
Norman H. Edelman, MD o:
2000
Eric J. Cassell, MD ,
Marc A. Dichter, MD,
PhD, o,
James R. Lupski, MD,
PhD ,
1999
Daniel B. Drachman, MD ,o
Marvin C. Gershengorn,
MD ;:
Arthur Zitrin, MD ,
2006 Felicia M.T. Lewis, MD ,
2005 Ivan Oransky, MD ,
2004 Jedd D. Wolchok, MD, PhD ,
2003 Fritz Francois, MD ,;, MS c;
2002 Tracy L. Breen, MD ,;
* In :,;,, the awards were named the Solomon A. Berson Medical Alumni Achievement Awards
1998
Michael A. Zasloff, MD,
PhD ;,
Barry L. Zaret, MD oo
Felicia B. Axelrod, MD oo
1997
Howard M. Grey, MD ,;
Lanny J. Rosenwasser, MD ;:
Maurice A. Mufson, MD ,;
1996
Peter S. Aronson, MD ;c
Donald Kaye, MD ,;
Seymour I. Schwartz, MD ,c
1995
Naomi Fox Rothfield,
MD ,,
Charles J. Sherr, MD, PhD ;:
Thomas E. Strax, MD o;
1994
Harvey I. Cantor, MD o;
Neil Kaplowitz, MD o;
Walter Reich, MD ;c
1993
John B. Robbins, MD ,,
Edwin H. Kolodny, MD o:
M. Leon Tancer, MD c
1992
Allan E. Dumont, MD
Ronald B. Herberman,
MD o
Douglas R. Lowy, MD o
1991
Barry S. Coller, MD ;c
Simon Karpatkin, MD ,
Doris H. Milman, MD :
1990
Emil C. Gotschlich, MD ,,
Neil A. Holtzman, MD ,,
Felix T. Rapaport, MD ,
1989
Bernard D. Goldstein,
MD o:
Rochelle Hirschhorn, MD ,;
Abner L. Notkins, MD ,
1988
Sheldon G. Cohen, MD ,
Herbert H. Samuels, MD o,
James H. Schwartz, MD ,,
1987
Leonard C. Harber, MD ,,
Bernard Moss, MD o:
Robert J. Temple, MD o;
1986
Norbert Freinkel, MD ,
Frank H. Netter, MD ,:
Richard P. Novick, MD ,,
1985
Robert F. Goldberger,
MD ,
Robert T. McCluskey,
MD ;
Melvin D. Yahr, MD ,
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Frederick F. Becker, MD ,o
Gerald L. Klerman, MD ,
Stuart F. Schlossman,
MD ,
1983
Jerome S. Coles, MD ,o
Yale R. Nemerson, MD oc
Mortimer G. Rosen, MD ,,
1982
Burton C. DLugoff, MD ,;
Bernard N. Fields, MD o:
Kurt Hirschhorn, MD ,
1981
Robert S. Schwartz, MD ,
George J. Todaro, MD o,
1980*
Milton I. Roemer, MD c
Matthew D. Scharff, MD ,,
Gerald Weissman, MD ,
1979
Eugene Braunwald, MD ,:
William N. Hubbard Jr.,
MD
Eric R. Kandel, MD ,o
1978
Edward C. Franklin, MD ,c
Julius B. Krevans, MD o
Jonathan W. Uhr, MD ,:
1977
Mary C. McLaughlin, MD o
Maxwell H. Poppel, MD :;
1976
David Gitlin, MD ;
Jack Orloff, MD ,
Edmund D. Pellegrino,
MD
1975
Jerome Gross, MD ,
Marvin Kuschner, MD ,
Bert L. Vallee, MD ,
SOLOMON A. BERSON MEDICAL ALUMNI ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS*
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* In :,;,, the awards were named the Solomon A. Berson Medical Alumni Achievement Awards
1974
Harry Most, MD ,:
Emanuel M. Papper, MD ,
Leon Sokoloff, MD
1973
Irving L. Schwartz, MD ,
1972
Morris Ziff, MD
1971
Stanley F. Yolles, MD ,c
1970
H. Sherwood Lawrence,
MD ,
1969
Solomon A. Berson, MD ,
1968
Herman N. Eisen, MD ,
1967
Sol Sherry, MD ,,
1966
Saul J. Farber, MD :
1965
Herbert Chasis, MD ,c
1964
M. Samuel White, MD ,:
1963
Currier McEwen, MD :o
1962
Robert F. Pitts, MD ,
196:
William Goldring, MD ::
1960
Albert B. Sabin, MD ,:
1959
John M. Mulholland,
MD :,
1958
James A. Shannon, MD :,
1957
Henry L. Jaff, MD :c
1956
Gilbert G. Dalldorf, MD :
1955
Luther B. MacKenzie, MD c
1954
Jonas E. Salk, MD ,,

REUNION CLASS CHAIRS
*
1943
Irene Shapiro, MD
1948
Arthur C. Fox, MD
1953
Ira J. Laufer, MD
1958
Gerald A. Gellin, MD
Alan M. Levine, MD
1963
Anthony J. Grieco, MD
Martin L. Kahn, MD
Bruce K. Young, MD
1968
Simon D. Fink, MD
1973
Beth W. Lieberman, MD
1978
Douglas T. Dieterich, MD
Vivian P. Halfin, MD
1983
Rena S. Brand, MD
1988
James A. Greenberg, MD
1993
Brian D. Schwartz, MD
1998
Ivan Oransky, MD
2003
Annemarie E. Fogerty, MD
2008
Kevin H. Small, MD
NYU LANGONE MEDICAL CENTER
Robert I. Grossman, MD, Hon. c
The Saul J. Farber Dean and CEO
DEVELOPMENT AND ALUMNI RELATIONS
Lisa J. Silverman
Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations
Anthony J. Grieco, MD, MACP o,, oc ARTS
Associate Dean for Alumni Relations
Stacey Chait
Senior Director of Special Events
Robert Danzig
Senior Director of Development
Education and Alumni Giving
Erica Campbell
Associate Director of Development
Education and Alumni Giving
Allison Flor
Assistant Director of Special Events for Alumni Relations
Patricia Finerty
Evens Lubin
Ida Myers
Phillip Salmieri
John Thilletd
We offer our sincere appreciation to Norman Sussman, MD,
Associate Dean for Post-Graduate Programs and the staff of the
Post-Graduate Medical School for their invaluable assistance in
the preparation of the Continuing Medical Education Program.
ADMINISTRATION
Office of Development
and Alumni Relations
One Park Avenue, :;th Floor
New York, NY :cc:o
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Please visit us on the web at
www.med.nyu.edu
NYU Langone Medical Center is composed of NYU Hospitals Center
and NYU School of Medicine.