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Glenn Kashan

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Medicine, General Internal Medicine
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  • American Board of Internal Medicine


  • MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Beth Israel Medical Center


    "Dr. Kashan is a an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a member of the attending staff at Mount Sinai Beth Israel where he serves as the Chief of Quality Improvement for the Department of Medicine, the Director of the Presurgical Testing Service, and an attending physician at General Medical Associates (an outpatient general medicine faculty and teaching practice). He divides his time between quality improvement activities, clinical responsibilities, resident and medical student education, committee leadership and membership, and clinical informatics projects. He has conducted and published both clinical and technical peer-reviewed research. Previously, he graduated Magna Cum Laude from Princeton University with a BSE degree in Electrical Engineering and certificates in Physics and Applied Mathematics and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa, Tau Beta Pi, and Sigma Psi honors societies. Subsequently, he received his MD degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and went on to complete a residency and chief residency in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center. Afterwards, he did a fellowship at the Clinical Quality Fellowship Program of The Greater New York Hospital Association and United Hospital Fund.


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    2007 America’s Top Physicians Award

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    1992-1996 Princeton University Dean's Certificates and Outstanding Academic Achievement Letters

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    1992-1996 High Honors in Electrical Engineering, Princeton University

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    1996 Magna Cum Laude – Princeton University

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    1996 Phi Beta Kappa

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    2004 Clinical Vignette Poster Finalist – 2004 American College of Physicians Annual National Competition

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    2004 Research Competition Honorable Mention – 2004 American College of Physicians Annual National Competition

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    1992 National Physics Olympiad Team (20 member)

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    1992 National Merit Scholarship Winner

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    1996 Sigma Psi Award for Independent Research Excellence

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    1991 Rensselaer Medal and Scholarship

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    2010 Finalist - American College of Physicians -Tri-State Young Physicians Abstract Competition

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    2004 2nd Place – Clinical Vignette Poster Competition – American College of Physicians New York State Regional Meeting

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    2008 America’s Top Physicians Award

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    1996 Sigma Psi (National Research Honors Society)

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    1992 Golden Scroll Award from the American Academy of Achievement

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    2010 First Place – American College of Physicians–NY Chapter Annual Research Competition

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    1995 Tau Beta Pi (National Engineering Honors Society)


Kato S, Shimada YJ, Friedmann P, Kashan G, Husk G, Bergmann SR. Identification of residual risk factors for the development of venous thromboembolism in medical inpatients receiving subcutaneous heparin therapy for prophylaxis. Coronary artery disease 2012 Jun; 23(4).

Sorita A, Funakoshi T, Kashan G, Young ER, Park J. Impact of Prescription Patterns on Compliance With Follow-Up Visits at an Urban Teaching Primary Care Continuity Clinic. Journal of primary care & community health 2014 Mar; 5(3).

Kashan G, Eisen L, Mueck J. Spontaneous Rupture of the Urinary Bladder – An Unusual Cause of Ascites [abstract]. Annual Downstate Scientific Meeting Publication. 2004;.

Kashan G, Packman M, Salzman S. Correlation Of BMI And FEV1/FVC in Obese Patients: Possible Role in False Negative Diagnosis of Obstructive Lung Disease. ATS 2004 May;.

Kashan G. The Stars are Not Enough: Scientists - Their Passions and Professions. Einstein Quart. J Biol. Med 2000; 17(2): 103-106.

Kashan G, Prophet A, Al-Mondhiry H, Sanders J, Rosenberg G. The Effect Of Clopidogrel On Platelet Aggregation In Holstein Calves: A New Potential Agent For Thrombosis Prevention In Calves With Artificial Hearts. ASAIO Journal 2004; 50(2): 129.

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Dr. Kashan did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2015 and/or 2016: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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