Sub-Specialty Divisions of the Department of Medicine

Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology
A world-renowned leader in cardiovascular biomedical research, patient care, and physician education.

Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Conducts nationally and internationally recognized research activities, fellowship training and clinical care of endocrine and metabolic disorders.

Gastroenterology
Digestive and liver diseases, as well as hepatology, are the core concerns of educators, clinicians and researches in the division.

General Internal Medicine and Clinical Innovation
The Division is home to several clinical, training and research programs including the Section of Primary Care, Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Training Program, Primary Care Research Fellowship Training Program, the Program for Medical Education Innovations and Research (PrMEIR), Center for Health and Human Rights, and the Program for the Survivors of Torture.

Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care
The NYULMC Division of Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care has a long-standing commitment to the practice, teaching and research in geriatric medicine and palliative care.

Hematology and Medical Oncology
Noted for its renowned programs, clinicians and an NIH-sponsored training grant and distinguished nationally by the diversity of the population served and the range of diagnostic, treatment and prevention services offered.

Infectious Diseases and Immunology
The Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Center and other innovative investigations are being used to help improve the well-being of patients, control infectious diseases and train the next generation of physicians.

Medical Humanities
The Division of Medical Humanities encourages students to address key issues in healthcare through the prism of the humanistic disciplines, including history, literature, philosophy, and the visual arts. We believe that our electives and programs can have a meaningful impact in this regard, widening the scope of the current medical education and enhancing the professionalism of the physicians we educate.

Nephrology
The birthplace of nephrology continues to translate and incorporate important breakthroughs into clinical practice and training curriculum.

Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
Delivering state-of-the-art pulmonary care for over a century through the Chest Service and other centers and clinics.

Rheumatology
One of the first and foremost rheumatology divisions in the country in clinical care, the training of clinician-scientists, and research.

Translational Medicine
Dedicated to conducting pharmacologically oriented research investigations with the end result of improving patient care.