Diversity in Biomedical Research

Like other fields, biomedical research is enriched by diversity. Innovation thrives when people with different viewpoints, backgrounds, and skills contribute to an organization or attempt to solve a problem. The really thorny questions that biomedical science seeks to answer–like how cancer cells metastasize, or why some neurons degenerate–require collaboration with researchers from a variety of… Read More

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Meet New York State’s Newest Doctors: Matthew Schear, DO, Ready for Rigorous Ophthalmology Residency

NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduate is Academic Scholar and Researcher Old Westbury, N.Y. (June 4, 2014) — An ocular enchantment took hold of Matt Schear, DO, even before he attended his first class at NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine. Schear’s path to a prestigious ophthalmology residency at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Hospital began when… Read More

Meet New York State’s Newest Doctors: Jodi Zimbler, DO, Combines Connection and Care for Long Island Patients

Zimbler Pursues Family Medicine with Hands-On Approach Old Westbury, N.Y. (June 4, 2014) — Community, family, and connection are key to Jodi Zimbler’s idea of practicing medicine. Zimbler, 25, a recent graduate of NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine who will start her family residency at North Shore-LIJ Plainview Hospital, feels a powerful draw to the… Read More

Meet New York State's Newest Doctors: Gebe George, DO, Prepares for Emergency Medicine at Two NYC Hospitals

George to Treat Diverse Patients in Busy Emergency Rooms Old Westbury, N.Y. (May 30, 2014) — Gebe George’s upcoming emergency medicine residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital will give him a healthy dose of diversity as he spends time at two hospitals on opposite sides of New York City. George, a recent graduate of NYIT… Read More