Conference Schedule

Resident of the Month

We have a tie for April resident of the month……
Hina Khan and Tejas Suresh!
Please join me in congratulating Hina and Tejas for doing a fantastic job.  They will receive a certificate of recognition and a textbook of their choice, as well as their names on our housestaff webpage. 
Here are some comments about Hina’a performance:
Hina did an outstanding job….She cared for several extremely complicated patients with grace, dedication and patience. Her patients often expressed their appreciate of her exemplary care.”
Here are some comments about Tejas’s performance:

Tejas is such an outstanding doctor and great colleague to work with at clinic. …. an unusually great team member.”
Congratulations to Hina and Tejas and a big thanks to all our conscientious and hard-working residents who take great care of our patients day after day.  We have an outstanding program because of their dedication and commitment to learning and to excellent patient care. 
Please remember our “Resident of the Month” initiative which honors Internal Medicine interns and residents who have displayed exemplary service to our patients, colleagues, and educational mission.   Anyone can nominate one of our house staff for “Resident of the Month” by emailing
Dr. C

Intern Olympics Spring 2015

Congratulations, Lissy Szalkiewicz for winning 

the Firm 3 Intern Olympics!

Resident Wellness

Wellness Resources

You have access to confidential mental health services through:

  • Dr. Simon Rego, a psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry, available at 718-920-5024.
  • Dr. Bruce Schwartz , a psychiatrist in the Department of Psychiatry, at 718 920-4040. 
  • Dr. Michela Catalano, the director of Occupational Health Services (OHS), at 718-920-4272. Occupational health can assist you with full medical services and provide referrals.
  • Dr. Loren Soeiro, a psychologist from the Department of Psychiatry who specializes in providing psychotherapy to house staff, at 718-920-6105.

You should know too that your Montefiore insurance offers comprehensive mental health services to you and your family members and that these services are also completely independent of the Internal Medicine Residency Program.  More information is available at

For more information about Resident Wellness in our program, visit:

For more information about wellness resources at Montefiore, visit:

Moses Conference Schedule

Ambulatory - Interns

Save the Dates!

Graduation: June 16th

Sick Call Protocol

For all hospital rotations, including ER: 
contact MOSES Chief Resident: 
Chris Velez: May
Josh Sabari: June

For CFCC/FCC clinics, contact Lucy Torres-Deas. 

For CHCC clinic, contact Mary Gover. 

Weiler Conference Schedule

Ambulatory - Residents



Congrats to Yani Lescaille on her wedding!

Please let Lucy Torres-Deas know if you have any announcement you would like to share!

Electronic Occurrence Reporting

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Empiric Antibiotics

Check out our Montefiore PDF on Empiric Antibiotic Regimens recommended for our institutions.