3 Hudson Valley Hospitals To Receive Research Awards From NYS
Three Hudson Valley hospitals will receive money from New York State to train physician researchers under the Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program. The two-year awards, which will support research projects in areas such as cancer, diabetes, epilepsy and pain management, were announced Thursday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley Hospital in Kingston and Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla will receive Center awards, given to teaching hospitals to form research teams focused on an specific topic, disease or condition. They will get nearly $700,000 over two years for the training of a team comprised of at least three fellows.
NYMC Affiliate: Westchester Medical Center