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Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Maimonides Medical Center

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Maimonides Medical Center
4802 10th Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11219

Phone: 718 283 6017
Fax: 718 283 8813

Training Program Director

Monica Ghitan MD

Research Interests: Epidemiology of staphylococcal infections, Clostridium difficile

Participating Hospitals

Maimonides Medical Center : 700
Long Island College Hospital : 567
Coney Island Hospital : 470

Program Training Offerings

How does this program meet the ABIM requirements for training in clinical microbiology?

Didactic LecturesHands-on Experience

The Program provides training in hospital epidemiology through:

Didactic LecturesContinuity Clinic

The Program provides clinical experience for fellows in the following:

Infections in marrow transplantInfections in solid organ transplant patientsInfections in travelers and tropical medicineInfections in children

This Program provides training in STD management through:

Didactic LecturesCourses ElsewhereAttendence

The Program has a didactic lecture course for fellows:


If yes, what is the average number of lectures provided over a two-year period?


Training is for:


Are there citizenship requirements?


Citizenship Requirements:

Types of visas accepted:

Number of fellows accepted each year:

2 - 3

Duration of the Fellowship (years):


The Program has a training grant (T32):


Average number of infectious diseases consults per trainee per year:


Number of Fellows completing the Program in the last 5 years:


Additional Training/Faculty Resources (optional):

Applications accepted via Electronic Residency Application Service (ERASĀ®)?


Timeframe when applications are accepted:

Timeframe when interviews are done

Edward K. Chapnick MD

Edward K. Chapnick


Shobha Sharma DO

Shobha Sharma

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