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March 2015 News

New York Medical College Leadership News

Opinion Pages: Colleges and Criminals
The New York Times -- 3/26/2015
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

Should You Worry About Arsenic in Wine?
LoHud.com -- 3/24/2015 
Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of the School of Health Sciences and Practice, vice president for government affairs

Touro College’s Dr. Alan Kadish Looks Back and Forward
Israel National News -- 3/15/2015 
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

Opinion: Anti-Semitism at UCLA - Lets Make It a Truly Teachable Moment
Jewish Journal -- 3/13/2015 
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

What Is the Duty of Public Colleges? 
Huffington Post -- 3/2/2015 3 
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

New York Medical College News

Yorktown Students Win Award for Science Projects
The Patch -- 3/27/2015
Bridgette Nikisher was mentored by Carl Hamby, Ph.D., associate professor of microbiology and immunology

NYMC Students Learn Where They Will Be Residents on Match Day
AMSNY -- March 2015
New York Medical College

Business Council of Westchester Presents Its Hall of Fame Awards
Daily Voice (All Editions) -- 3/25/2015
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer

Empire State Development Approves Over $17 Million To Fund Projects Generating Economic Opportunity Across New York State 
New York RealEstateRama -- 3/24/2015

New York Medical College Match Day Photo Gallery
LoHud.com -- 3/20/2015 
New York Medical College

How to Get the Top Jobs in the Hudson Valley 
NY Journal News (Lohud.com) -- 3/8/2015 
Yu He, Ph.D. ’13
Francis L. Belloni, Ph.D., dean of the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences

Valhalla’s NY Medical College Partners with Hospital to Teach Students
Daily Voice (All Editions) -- 2/27/2015

 Faculty News

The All-Important Kidneys: Your Body’s Filter
Phelps Today -- Spring 2015
Michael Grasso III, M.D., professor of urology

Presentation at MPPL: Speech, Language, and Feeding 
Hamlet Hub -- 3/22/2015 
Kathleen Franklin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, chair and associate professor of clinical speech-language pathology
Kathleen Kaiser, M.S., CCC-SLP, assistant professor of clinical speech-language pathology
Barbara J. Leader, M.A., CCC-SLP, assistant professor of clinical speech-language pathology
Lisa A. Velella, M.A., CCC-SLP, lecturer, School of Health Sciences and Practice

Meet the Doctors: "Speech, Language and Feeding Milestones: What to Know and When to Worry" 
Daily Voice (All Editions) -- 3/18/2015 
Kathleen Franklin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, chair and associate professor of clinical speech-language pathology
Kathleen Kaiser, M.S., CCC-SLP, assistant professor of clinical speech-language pathology
Barbara J. Leader, M.A., CCC-SLP, assistant professor of clinical speech-language pathology
Lisa A. Velella, M.A., CCC-SLP, lecturer, School of Health Sciences and Practice

Life Parents Struggle to Limit Screen Time 
NY Journal News (Lohud.com) -- 3/5/2015 
Vicki Iannotti, M.D., assistant professor of pediatrics

For Parents in Pakistan, It’s Vaccinate or Face Jail 
Newsweek -- 3/2/2015 
Padmini Murthy, M.D., M.P.H., M.S., M.Phil., CHES, associate professor of public health practice, health policy and management, clinical assistant professor of family and community medicine and global health program director

Ultrasound Treatment May Be an Option for Plantar Fasciitis
Health Day -- 3/1/2015
Howard J. Luks, M.D., assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery

Alumni News

Family Creates a Home for Ethiopian Adoptees Abused by Previous Parents
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -- 3/8/2015 
Kevin Patterson, M.D. ’03

6 Ways to Eliminate Emotion Triggered Eating
Westchester Magazine -- March 2015
Lisa Ellis, M.S. ‘84

Affiliate News

Phelps Department Receives Accreditation
Westfair Online -- 3/28/2015
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center

JCMC Would Lose $9.6M, CarePoint Health Hospitals $10M in Charity Care in State Budget
NJ.com -- March 26, 2015
Hoboken University Medical Center

Brooklyn Pols Fight to Restore Millions in Budget for Teetering Hospitals
Brooklyn Daily Eagle -- 3/26/2015 
Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center

HHC Metropolitan Hospital Center Selects CMO
Becker’s Hospital Review -- 3/26/2015
Metropolitan Hospital Center

Newark Council Asks Christie to Approve Sale of Saint Michael’s to Prime 
NJBiz.com -- 3/25/2015
Saint Michael’s Medical Center

In Sorting Out Future of Newark Hospitals, Saint Michael’s Looms Large 
NJ Spotlight -- 3/25/2015

Newark Council Supports Sale of St. Michael's 
WBGO News (NJ) -- 3/24/ 2015 
Saint Michael’s Medical Center

Effort to Save St. Michael’s Earns Support from Newark City Council
NJBIZ.com -- 3/21/2015 
Saint Michael’s Medical Center

Badiwala Joins Phelps Group
Westfair Online -- 3/7/2015
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center
Shantie Harkisoon, M.D., assistant professor of family and community medicine and program director of the NYMC Phelps family medicine residency

Phelps Family Residency Program Grad to Join Phelps Medical Associates
Rivertowns Patch.com -- 3/3/2015
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center
Shantie Harkisoon, M.D., assistant professor of family and community medicine and program director of the NYMC Phelps family medicine residency

Three Network-Area Hospitals May Switch to Offering Outpatient Services Only
Spotlight NJ -- 3/3/2015
St. Michael’s Medical Center