Watch: Einstein film on Dr. David Prezant and World Trade Center first responders

"Lifeline: A Doctor's Commitment to 9/11 First Responders" chronicles the work of Dr. David Prezant.

“Lifeline: A Doctor’s Commitment to 9/11 First Responders” is Albert Einstein College of Medicine’s film on the work of Dr. David Prezant, who has cared for and led many studies on the health of first responders at the World Trade Center site from 9/11. Prezant is a professor of medicine at Einstein, a clinical pulmonologist at Montefiore and chief medical officer of the FDNY.

Prezant grew up one block from Montefiore, on East 211th Street, went to PS 80 and is a 1981 graduate of Einstein.

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