The Department of Medicine News and Events

Sandeep K. Mallipattu, M.D., Serves as Member of the NIH Pathobiology of Kidney Disease Study Section, Center for Scientific Review

Posted by Internal Medicine on July 23, 2021

The Department of Medicine is honored to announce that Sandeep K. Mallipattu, M.D., FASN, Division Chief of Nephrology and Hypertension, has been selected to serve as a member of the National Institute of Health's Pathobiology of Kidney Disease Study Section, Center for Scientific Review. 

Jonathan Buscaglia, M.D., Voted President of Medical Board

Posted by Internal Medicine on July 20, 2021

The Department of Medicine is thrilled to make a very special announcement: Congratulations to our own Jonathan Buscaglia, M.D., FASGE, AGAF, on being voted President of the Medical Board.

Promotion of Christopher Clarke, Ph.D. to Research Associate Professor of Medicine

Posted by Internal Medicine on June 17, 2021

The Department of Medicine is honored to announce the promotion of faculty member Christopher Clarke, Ph.D. to Research Associate Professor of Medicine, division of Hematology and Oncology. Dr. Clarke currently serves as an investigator at the Stony University Brook Cancer Center.

Two Outstanding NYACP Achievements for Susan Lee, M.D., FACP

Posted by Internal Medicine on June 2, 2021

The Department of Medicine is thrilled to announce two outstanding NYACP leadership achievements for Susan Y. Lee, M.D., FACP, Division of General Medicine, Geriatrics and Hospital Medicine.

Dr. Lee is a passionate and dedicated Stony Brook primary care internist who hosts a distinguished list of accolades, including:

Promotion of Paul S. Richman, M.D. to Clinical Professor of Medicine

Posted by Internal Medicine on May 27, 2021

The Department of Medicine is honored announce the promotion of Paul S. Richman, M.D. to Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Dr. Richman has been an esteemed faculty member at Stony Brook University for 19 years.

Read Dr. Richman's inspiring medical journey, in his own words:

Two DoM Chiefs Selected For SUNY Clinical Leadership Academy

Posted by Internal Medicine on May 21, 2021

SUNY Clinical Leadership Academy
Advancing Physicians to Physician Leaders

Introducing The Department of Medicine Newsletter

Posted by Internal Medicine on May 20, 2021

We are delighted to introduce to you the first issue of the Department of Medicine monthly newsletter, and we hope it can keep you updated on some of the current events involving the department.

We appreciate the contribution of the editors (Drs. Daccueil, Morganstern, and Schachter) and chair of the faculty development committee, Dr. Charitou.

Promotion of Weiqin Lu, Ph.D., to Associate Professor of Medicine with Tenure

Posted by Internal Medicine on May 6, 2021

The Department of Medicine is thrilled and honored to announce the promotion of faculty member Weiqin Lu, Ph.D, to Associate Professor of Medicine with tenure in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Dr. Weiqin Lu received her Ph.D. degree from The University of Texas, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences in Houston in 2008. After completing her postdoctoral training at MD Anderson Cancer Center in 2011, she was promoted to Instructor. 

Promotion of Nirvani Goolsarran, M.D. to Clinical Professor of Medicine

Posted by Internal Medicine on May 4, 2021

The Department of Medicine is thrilled and honored to announce the promotion of faculty member Nirvani Goolsarran, M.D., FACP, to Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Medicine, Geriatric and Hospital Medicine.

Raising the Bar for Cardiac Care On Long Island: New Stony Brook Cath/EP Multifunctional Lab Opens at SBUH

Posted by Internal Medicine on April 8, 2021

Stony Brook Medicine press release, April 6, 2021: