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June 2016 News

New York Medical College News

5 Surprising Facts About Egg Freezing
Live Science - 6/17/2016

New York Medical College Leadership News

Liberating the Bunny: A Medical Chancellor Celebrates Literature and History as a Way to Heal
WAG Magazine - 6/30/2016
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer

What Zika Can Teach Us About Risk
Huffington Post - 6/28/2016
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

Touro College of Dental Medicine at New York Medical College News

State Money Flows to 10 Local Projects
The Journal News - 6/3/2016

Faculty News

Hospitalist Jill Slater Waldman, MD, SFHM, Watched the Field Grow Up But Thinks Peers Deserve More Credit
The Hospitalist - 6/29/2016
Jill S. Waldman, M.D., assistant professor of family and community medicine
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center

Antidepressant No Help to Heart Failure Patients: Study
Health Day - 6/28/2016
Ami S. Baxi, M.D., instructor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences

Beating Stress by Really Trying
BusinessMirror - 6/23/2016
Paul J. Rosch, M.D., clinical professor of medicine

Keep Yourself Safe While Grilling
Poughkeepsie Journal - 6/21/2016
Joseph R. Turkowski, M.D., assistant professor of surgery

Norwalk Doctor is First and Only in the State to Perform In-Office Sinus Procedure with Cutting-Edge Technology
Norwalk Patch - 6/20/2016
Robert A. Weiss, M.D., professor of clinical pediatrics

Heart Transplant Patient, 19, Among Honorees
Hudson Valley News Network - 6/20/2016
David Spielvogel, M.D., professor of surgery

Westchester Magazine 2016 Wellness Guide
Westchester Magazine - 6/14/2016

Pediatrician Q&A: Worried Sick
Scott D. Bookner, M.D., clinical assistant professor of pediatrics

Survival of the Fittest
Maria F. Capparelli, M.D., M.S., assistant professor of medicine

What to Feed Your Baby
Emily M. Koelsch, M.D., clinical assistant professor of pediatrics

Sexual Healing
Michael A. Werner, M.D., instructor of urology

Business Council of Westchester 2016 Rising Stars - 40 under 40 (Image 25 of 58)
The Journal News - 6/16/2016
Michael J. Reilly, Dr.Ph. ’10, M.P.H., director of Center for Disaster Medicine, associate professor of environmental health science, and associate professor of clinical emergency medicine

Hurricane Sandy: Collection of Post-Disaster Studies Published by DMPHP Journal
Medical X Press - 6/15/2016
Michael J. Reilly, Dr.Ph. ’10, M.P.H., director of Center for Disaster Medicine, associate professor of environmental health science, and associate professor of clinical emergency medicine

Understanding Baby Sleep: 1-3 Months
Be Realistic (slide 2 of 13)
Parents.com - 6/14/2016
Nadav Traeger, M.D., associate professor of clinical pediatrics

Business Council of Westchester to Honor 2016 ‘Rising Stars’
The Business Journal - 6/14/2016
Michael J. Reilly, Dr.Ph. ’10, M.P.H., director of Center for Disaster Medicine, associate professor of environmental health science, and associate professor of clinical emergency medicine

How to Handle Head Injuries
Parents.com - 6/12/2016
Avinash L. Mohan, M.D., assistant professor of neurosurgery 

10 Parenting Debates to Hash Out Before Baby
(#5 Should you bank your baby’s cord blood?)
Parents.com - 6/11/2016  
Mitchell S. Cairo, M.D., professor of pediatrics, medicine, pathology, microbiology and immunology, and cell biology and anatomy

Let the Office Thermostat Wars Begin
The Wall Street Journal - 6/7/2016
Christos Paras, D.O., assistant professor of clinical medicine

VNS Westchester Raises Critical Funds at Benefit Gala
Patch.com (all editions) - 6/1/2016
Amy Ansehl, D.N.P., FNP- BC, assistant dean, associate professor of public health practice and executive director of the Partnership for a Healthy Population

Watercooler – Heard Around the Watercooler (Appointed)
The Hudson Independent
Jack L. Hershman, M.D., instructor of family and community medicine
Craig H. Zalvan, M.D., associate professor of clinical otolaryngology

More Americans Engaging in Same-Sex Encounters
Health Day - 6/1/2016
Jack Drescher, M.D., clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences

Affiliate News

Children's Hospitals Ranked in New York and the US
Patch.com (all editions) - 6/23/2016
Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital

St. Joseph’s Healthcare System Axes Hotel Project
NJBiz - 6/8/2016
St. Joseph’s Healthcare System 

Alumni News

ASCO Endows Young Investigator Award in Honor of Society Founder Jane Cooke Wright, MD
The ASCO Post - 6/25/2016
Jane Cooke Wright, M.D. ’45. She served as associate dean at NYMC from 1967 to 1975.