Testimony of Jonathan Teyan, Chief Operating Officer, AMSNY at Budget Hearing on February 23, 2021

Testimony of:  Jonathan Teyan, Chief Operating Officer  Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY)  At a Joint Budget Hearing of  The New York State Assembly Committee on Economic Development, Job Creation,  Commerce and Industry  and  The New York State Senate Committee on Commerce, Economic Development and Small  Business  February 23, 2021  9:30AM  Virtual Public Hearing… Read More

In Case You Missed It: Innovation in the Time of COVID-19

On Thursday, February 11, the Associated Medical School of New York (AMSNY) hosted a webinar examining the role of the state’s biomedical research community in the ongoing response to the COVID-19 crisis. Click to watch the full video on YouTube. View or download slideshow presentations from our expert speakers below.   Presentations: Liise-anne Pirofski, MD, Albert… Read More

Introducing AMSNY’s Diversity in Medicine Scholarship Recipients for 2020-2021

10 Medical Students Awarded State-Funded Scholarships, Commit to Working in Underserved Areas As COVID-19 Highlights Long-Time Health Disparities, AMSNY Continues Efforts to Diversify the Physician Workforce (New York)—The Associated Medical Schools of New York is proud to introduce the 10 recipients of the 2020-2021 AMSNY Diversity in Medicine Scholarship, funded by the New York State… Read More

BronxTalk – Diversity in Medicine

By Gary Axelbank August 4, 2020 Doctors from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Health System: (L-R) Dr. Andre Bryan, Dr. Dahlia Townsend, Dr. Michelle Ng Gong, (photo courtesy of AECOM)   This week’s BronxTalk on BronxNet takes a look at the lack of diversity in medicine and how it affects care, especially during this… Read More

Crain’s New York: Letter to the Editor

Letters to the Editor Prioritize diversity among doctors June 30, 2020 01:19 PM Getty Images: Medical workers take in patients at a special coronavirus intake area at Maimonides Medical Center on April 07, 2020 in Brooklyn. To the editor: We were glad to see the editorial board’s statement that “It’s essential for NY to acknowledge bias… Read More

Statement from AMSNY:

The Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY)—the consortium of all 17 medical schools in the state—joins with many across the country in mourning Black lives lost to police violence, and we stand in solidarity with those expressing outrage and sorrow through protest. The problems of systemic racism in America are far reaching and extend… Read More