Jonathan M. Barasch, MD, PhD

Dr. Barasch is an outstanding teacher who is a section director in the course Science Basic to the Practice of Medicine and Dentistry. Within the context of this course he leads a weekly journal club for first year students to acquire the skills needed to understand experimental design and to critically read the medical scientific literature. Dr. Barasch teaches nephrology in the second year patho-physiology course, in the third year internal medicine clerkship and in the fourth year elective. He is a mentor and admired teacher in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences program on the CUMC campus.

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