Pulmonary Faculty Practice Associates Announces New Hires

Pulmonary Faculty Practice Associates is pleased to welcome Christian Becker, MD, PhD, and Michael Stephen, MD, to our practice.

 – October 1, 2009 /Press Release/  –– 

Pulmonary Faculty Practice Associates is pleased to welcome Christian Becker, MD, PhD, and Michael Stephen, MD, to our practice.

Dr. Becker completed a fellowship in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine and a research fellowship in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine at Mount Sinai. He completed residency programs in internal medicine at Albert Einstein Medical Center and S. Bernward Hospital in Hildsheim, Germany. He received an MD and a PhD from Hannover Medical School in Germany.

Throughout his training Dr. Becker received numerous honors and awards, including the 2007 Award for Outstanding Clinical Performance from Mount Sinai and the 2005 Award for Outstanding Graduating Resident from Albert Einstein Medical Center. His PhD thesis was awarded summa cum laude from Hannover Medical School.

Dr. Stephen comes to Mount Sinai from the University of Pennsylvania, where he completed a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He received his MD from Boston University and was selected as the graduation speaker for the Class of 2001.

Dr. Stephen is board certified in internal medicine and is certified in advanced cardiac life support, trauma ultrasound, and advanced trauma life support.

Learn more about the Pulmonary Faculty Practice Associates (link to practice)

Mount Sinai Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Faculty Practice Associates is part of The Mount Sinai Medical Center Pulmonology Services. We provide compassionate, state-of-the-art care to patients suffering from frequently debilitating lung diseases and related disorders.