The Department of Medicine News and Events

Stony Brook Infectious Disease Manuscript Published in Pathogens

Posted by Internal Medicine on October 24, 2022

Stony Brook Medicine sees the highest number of hospitalized Babesia cases annually in New York State. Our researchers continue to discover new biomarkers on this tick-borne disease that impacts mainly people in the northeast region of the United States.

5th Annual Nephrology Faculty Research Day

Posted by Internal Medicine on October 10, 2022

Join us on Tuesday, October 11th, for the 5th annual nephrology faculty research day, presented by the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension.

List of Speakers and Presentations

Nephrology Faculty Research Day

LINCATS Mentored Clinical and Translational Research Career Development Program 2022

Posted by Internal Medicine on September 30, 2022

What is the LINCATS Program? 

LINCATS, the Long Island Network for Clinical and Translational Science, was created to address health disparities and health inequities in underrepresented groups and communities and is based at Stony Brook University.

NYC Train KUHR Grant

Posted by Internal Medicine on September 30, 2022

We're thrilled to announce that NYC Train KUHR received a 5-yr, $6.5 million grant from the NIH/NIDDK to create a research training program in fields of kidney, urology, & hematology.

Major Textbook on Heart Failure Edited by SBU Faculty

Posted by Internal Medicine on August 29, 2022

The Department of Medicine is pleased to announce the recent publication of an essential textbook on heart failure called "Heart Failure: An Essential Clinical Guide, 1st Edition" which is now available through Amazon in both hardcover and electronic formats

Appointment of Sahar Ahmad, MD, to Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Posted by Internal Medicine on August 4, 2022

August 4, 2022

Dear Members of the Department of Medicine Community,

Appointment of Dr. Brandon Ng to Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Posted by Internal Medicine on July 18, 2022

July 18, 2022

Dear Members of the DOM Community,

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Brandon Ng has been appointed to the role of Associate Program Director for the Stony Brook Internal Medicine Residency Program.

Appointment of Ayse Bag Ozbek, MD, to Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

Posted by Internal Medicine on July 5, 2022

The Department of Medicine is thrilled to announce the appointment of Ayse Bag Ozbek, M.D., to Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine in the division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology in the Renaissance School of Medicine at the State University . She is currently the Co-Director of the Rheumatology Transitional Clinic at Stony Brook University Hospital, whose primary goal is to provid

Stony Brook Primary Care Receives NCQA Recognition for PCMH for Two Locations

Posted by Internal Medicine on May 23, 2022

The Department of Medicine is thrilled to announce that the East Setauket and Commack offices of Stony Brook Primary Care have once again achieved NCQA recognition for PCMH.