Interview with Dr. Liise-ann Pirofski (video) Albert Einstein College of Medicine Loading video... Caption Liise-anne Pirofski, M.D., discusses an experimental vaccine that she developed which appears to protect against an increasingly common and particularly deadly form of pneumococcal pneumonia. Dr. Pirofski is chief of the division of infectious diseases, professor of medicine and of mocrobiology and immunology and Selma and Dr. Jacques Mitrani Professor in Biomedical Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Credit Albert Einstein College of Medicine Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.