NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Celebrates Hooding of 284 Graduates

New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine’s 284 graduates received doctoral hoods and accolades this morning as they were honored for their hard work, compassion, and dedication to health care. On July 1, the graduates will begin their residencies at hospitals and institutions across the country. “Whether you go on to become pediatricians… Read More

2013 Match Day at the NYS Medical Schools

Match Day is the time-honored event held at medical schools all across the country during which each graduating medical student learns where they will spend the next three to seven years of residency training. For each graduate, Match Day represents the culmination of their medical school education – the match ultimately determines the course of… Read More

Discussion on Medical Education and Training on The Stoler Report: "Medical Schools Training the Next Generation of Health Care Professionals"

On March 14, 2013, leaders from NYS’ medical schools joined Michael Stoler, host and producer of The Stoler Report, to discuss the topic, “Medical Schools Training the Next Generation of Health Care Professionals.” Participants included: Allen M. Spiegel, MD DeanAlbert Einstein College of Medicine Lawrence Smith, MD, MACP DeanHofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine Executive… Read More

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Students Participate in DO Day on the Hill

Forty-three students from the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem joined with over a thousand DOs and osteopathic medical students on March 14 to visit with elected officials about key health policy issues that affect osteopathic medicine. The group’s primary focus was additional funding for graduate medical education – specifically additional residency spots… Read More

New York’s Medical Schools Visit Albany to Fight for Diversity in Medicine Programs that are Critical to Making Health Care Available to All

Committee on Diversity and Multicultural Affairs”Government Relations Committee”Public Relations Committee” Students, faculty and administrators urge lawmakers to commit $1.7 million in funding to maintain post-baccalaureate diversity programs. Albany, NY – Students, faculty and administrators from the Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY) requested legislative support from lawmakers at the Capitol today for post-baccalaureate programs,… Read More