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August 2015 News

New York Medical College News

10 Medical Schools Where Students Pay a High Price 
U.S. News & World Report -- 8/28/2015

New York Medical College School of Medicine Adopts Innovative Admissions Tool 
Mid-Hudson News -- 8/28/2015

Rep. Engel Visits NY Medical College's Valhalla, Hawthorne Facilities
Mount Pleasant Daily Voice -- 8/26/2015
Alan Kadish, M.D., President

Editorial Board Q&A: Edward C. Halperin 
AM Rounds (Beyond the Pages of Academic Medicine) -- 8/13/2015
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and CEO

New York Medical College Hosts Class of 2019 White Coat Ceremony
Patch (All Editions) -- 8/7/2015
D. Douglas Miller, M.D., C.M., M.B.A., dean of the School of Medicine

It’s Time To Snuff Out The “Anatomical Snuff Box”
Academic Medicine -- 8/1/2015
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., Chancellor and CEO

“Pathway to Progress” Opens at New York Medical College in Valhalla
Patch.com (All Editions) -- 8/5/2015
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., Chancellor and CEO
Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., Dean of the School of Health Sciences and Practice, Vice President of Government Affairs

Faculty News

The-All Important Kidneys
Westchester Magazine -- Spring 2015
Michael Grasso III, M.D., professor of Urology

Woman Wants Dogs Banned From Yorktown Park
Lohud.com -- 8/31/2015
Allen J. Dozor, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Public Health, Chief, Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy & Sleep Medicine and Director of the Children’s Environmental Health Center of the Hudson Valley.

Acupuncture Joins Options of Couples Hoping to Conceive 
Danbury News-Times -- 8/25/2015
Jun Xu, Jun, M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Children’s and Women’s Physicians of Westchester
Daily Voice (All Editions) -- 8/19/2015
Leonard Newman, M.D.’70, professor and chairman of the Department of Pediatrics

Lyme Disease May Linger for 1 in 5 Because of "Persisters" 
Scientific American -- 8/19/2015
Gary P. Wormser, M.D., professor of medicine, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and vice chairman of the Department of Medicine

Doctor Offers Back To School Health Tips
HealthDay -- 8/16/2015
Peter Richel, M.D., clinical assistant professor of pediatrics

Phelps Names New Members to Board of Directors 
Westfair Online -- 8/7/2015 
Craig H. Zalvan, M.D., associate professor of clinical otolaryngology

Rewinding the Menopause
BBC Radio -- 8/5/2015
Kutluk Oktay, M.D., professor of obstetrics and gynecology, medicine, and cell biology and anatomy (at 19:32 mark)

Everything We Still Don’t Know About Egg Freezing
Wired -- 8/12/15
Kutluk Oktay, M.D., professor of obstetrics and gynecology, medicine, and cell biology and anatomy

For Some Women, Egg Freezing is the New Happy-Hour Topic
Philadelphia Inquirer -- 8/9/2015
Kutluk Oktay, M.D., professor of obstetrics and gynecology, medicine, and cell biology and anatomy

Phelps Names New Members to Board of Directors 
Westfair Online -- 8/7/2015 
Craig H. Zalvan, M.D., associate professor of clinical otolaryngology

Rewinding the Menopause
BBC Radio -- 8/5/2015
Kutluk Oktay, M.D., professor of obstetrics and gynecology, medicine, and cell biology and anatomy (at 19:32 mark)

3 More People Die, 10 More Sick in Bronx Legionnaires’ Outbreak
NBC -- 8/3/2015
Jennifer Calder, DVM, M.P.H., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Public Health Practice, Epidemiology and Community Health

Dr. Robert E. Madden, 89, Of Bronxville 
Bronxville Daily Voice -- 8/4/2015
Robert E., Madden, M.D., Professor Emeritus of Surgery

Affiliate News

$17.2 Million Awarded to 26 NY Medical Research Institutions
PostStar.com -- 8/28/2015
Westchester Medical Center

Three Hospitals Receive State Funding
Mid-Hudson News -- 8/27/2015
Westchester Medical Center

Hospital Merger Mania Continues in NJ
NJ.com -- 8/26/2015
Saint Michael’s Medical Center

Letter: Don't Throw Out The Baby 
Aspen Times & Aspen Times Weekly -- 8/25/2015
Ira Bedzow, Ph.D., Director of Biomedical Ethics

Barnabas and Newark Hospital Avert Clash in Bankruptcy Hearing
Newark Star-Ledger -- 8/24/2015
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Rival Barnabas Health Intends to Bid on Troubled N.J. Hospital
Newark Star-Ledger/NJ.com -- 8/19/2015 
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Wyckoff Heights Hospital Working to Affiliate with North Shore/LIJ System
Bayside Queens Courier -- 8/19/2015
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center

Phelps Makes Top 25 in U.S. News and World Report Ranking 
Patch.Com (All Editions) -- 8/19/2015
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center

With Bankruptcy Filing, Saint Michael s Opens Up New Front in Battle Over Sale
NJ Spotlight -- 8/11/2015 
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Saint Michael's Hospital Files for Ch. 11; Hopes Move Will Hasten Sale to Prime 
NJBiz.com -- 8/10/2015 
Saint Michael's Medical Center

St. Michael's Medical Center Files for Bankruptcy Protection 
Newark Star-Ledger -- 8/10/2015
Saint Michael's Medical Center