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New cancer-fighting cells enter trials

September 14, 2018

Mitchell S. Cairo, M.D.“I think the future is bright for CAR NK cells, but we are at the very beginning,” says hematologist Mitchell Cairo of the New York Medical College in Hawthorne.

NYMC Faculty news: Mitchell S. Cairo, M.D., professor of pediatrics, division of pediatric hematology, oncology and stem cell transplantation, and professor of medicine, pathology, microbiology and immunology, and cell biology and anatomy

Science Magazine

Engineered natural killer cells may be the next great cancer immunotherapy

September 13, 2018

"I think the future is bright for CAR NK cells, but we are at the very beginning," says hematologist Mitchell Cairo of the New York Medical College in Hawthorne.

NYMC faculty news: Mitchell S. Cairo, M.D., professor of pediatrics, division of pediatric hematology, oncology and stem cell transplantation, and professor of medicine, pathology, microbiology and immunology, and cell biology and anatomy

Science Magazine

Can Genetics Build a Real Kosher Cheeseburger?

September 13, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News LogoAdvances in biotechnology are opening the doors to new possibilities in food production and raising questions about the nature of pareve food. 

NYMC faculty: Ira Bedzow, M.A., Ph.D., assistant professor of medicine and director of Biomedical Ethics and Humanities Program

The Jewish Link of New Jersey

Making Modern House Calls to Improve Patient Care

September 07, 2018

William H. Frishman, M.D.Carefully targeted house calls can reduce patient anxiety, decrease hospital readmissions, improve patient safety, and increase physician familiarity with patients, says William Frishman, MD, of New York Medical College and Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York.

William H. Frishman, M.D., the Barbara and William Rosenthal Professor and Chairman of the Department of Medicine and professor of pharmacology

Health Leaders

Emirates airline: Five things to know about outbreak on Dubai-New York flight, flu risk

September 06, 2018

Robert AmlerOfficials will zero in on passengers on the Airbus A380 superjumbo jet who got sick as well as those who didn't to determine the source of the illness, according to Dr. Robert Amler,  dean of New York Medical College’s School of Health Sciences and Practice in Valhalla.

NYMC leadership news: Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

The Journal News

Emirates airline: What happens next after passengers fell ill on Dubai-New York flight

September 05, 2018

Robert AmlerOfficials will zero in on passengers on the Airbus A380 superjumbo jet who got sick as well as those who didn't to try to determine the source of the illness, according to Dr. Robert Amler,  dean of New York Medical College’s School of Health Sciences and Practice and a former CDC chief medical officer and New York Regional Health Administrator.

NYMC leadership news: Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

USA Today

What Can You Do & What Are Your Rights If You’re On A Plane With Sick Passengers?

September 05, 2018

Robert AmlerDr. Robert Amler is a former chief medical officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. He says Wednesday’s incident sounds like a standard procedure.

NYMC leadership news: Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

CBS New York

Feds Give NYMC $$ To Study Obesity-driven Heart Disease

September 04, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News Logo"Obesity has earned the name 'the silent disease' because its adverse effects are insidious in the development of cardiovascular disease including hypertension, heart failure, and stroke as well as diabetes," said Dr. Nader G. Abraham, Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology at New York Medical College.

NYMC faculty news: Nader G. Abraham, Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology

Patch.com

Who are NY's top employers? Top 10 in each region

September 03, 2018

Westchester Medical Center and Maria Fareri Children’s HospitalHudson Valley - Counties: Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester - Westchester Medical Center

NYMC affiliate news: Westchester Medical Center

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Lyme disease tests on the horizon

September 02, 2018

Lyme Disease Diagnostic CenterAnother group is aiming to detect Lyme disease with an immunoassay based on cytokines, small proteins that affect immune response to pathogens. Paul Arnaboldi, a professor at New York Medical College and lead research scientist at peptide synthesis company Biopeptides, is leading the project.

NYMC faculty: Paul M. Arnaboldi, Ph.D., assistant professor of microbiology and immunology

Chemical and Engineering News

Pleasantville football coach changes tackling style to prevent head injuries

September 01, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News LogoAccording to a study done by a professor at New York Medical College, 99 percent of NFL players in a brain donation program were diagnosed with brain damage after death.

NYMC faculty: Patric K. Stanton, Ph.D., professor of cell biology and anatomy and neurology

News 12 Westchester

Caregiver crunch: Boomers struggle to hold jobs while caring for aging parents

August 31, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News LogoAmericans who provide care for their aging parents lose an estimated $3 trillion in wages, pension and Social Security benefits when they take time off to do so, according to research by MetLife Mature Market Institute, the National Alliance for Caregiving and the Center for Long-Term Care at New York Medical College.

NYMC news: enter for Long-Term Care

Journal Sentinel

Hudson Valley College Students Discuss Paying for College

August 31, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News LogoRepresenting NYMC: Anthony M. Sozzo, M.A., M.S.Ed., associate dean for student affairs and director of student activities and student financial planning, New York Medical College and graduate/professional caucus chair of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)

NYMC news: Anthony M. Sozzo, M.A., M.S.Ed., associate dean for student affairs and director of student activities and student financial planning

News 12 Westchester

Soldiers' Suicide Attempts Often Come Without Prior Mental Health Diagnosis

August 29, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News Logo"The ability to predict suicidal acts or behavior has been found historically to be quite limited worldwide, and there is evidence that military services members are especially vulnerable due to their exposure to increased, variable stressors," noted Dr. Shawna Newman

NYMC faculty news: Shawna G. Newman, M.D., adjunct assistant professor of psychiatry & behavioral sciences

HealthDay

August Anxiety: Why We Get Anxious at the End of Summer

August 28, 2018

Stephen FerrandoAutumn anxiety can feel like the Sunday night blues (a.k.a the “Sunday scaries”), but for an entire month. It’s also similar to SAD but has a different effect. According to Stephen Ferrando, director of psychiatry at Westchester Medical Center

NYMC faculty news: Stephen J. Ferrando, M.D., Har Esh Professor and Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Thrive Global

17 Weird Things That May Affect Your Heart Disease Risk

August 27, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News Logo“We still want to treat the breast cancer, but there are consequences of the therapy that may be long term,” says William Frishman, MD, professor of medicine at New York Medical College

NYMC faculty news: William H. Frishman, M.D., the Barbara and William Rosenthal Professor and Chairman of the Department of Medicine and professor of pharmacology

MSN

Westchester Institute for Human Development launches mobile dental clinic

August 23, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News Logo“We are delighted to unveil this beautiful new Mobile Dental Clinic, which will allow us to better serve individuals with severe disabilities who have significant barriers to proper and regular access to dental care,” said Dr. Susan Fox, president and CEO of WIHD.

NYMC affiliate news: Susan W. Fox, Ph.D., associate professor of health policy and management and director of the Center on Disability and Health

The Business Journal

New Mobile Dental Clinic Coming to the Hudson Valley

August 22, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News Logo"We provide the full range of dental services that you might receive in a dental office," said Susan Fox, President and CEO of the Westchester Institute for Human Development.

NYMC affiliate news: Susan W. Fox, Ph.D., associate professor of health policy and management and director of the Center on Disability and Health

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7 What you should know about ‘teatox’ as a way to detox

August 20, 2018

Generic NYMC in the News Logo“Chronic laxative use, in any form, and especially in combination with a diuretic, can lead to blood potassium deficits,” says Marvin M. Lipman, professor emeritus of clinical medicine at New York Medical College in Valhalla, N.Y.

NYMC faculty news: Marvin M. Lipman, M.D., professor emeritus of medicine

The Washington Post

Good Samaritan Hospital Designated As 'Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite'

August 20, 2018

Good SamaritanGood Samaritan Hospital promotes breastfeeding by providing education to new mothers on its benefits and by also providing support and resources to mothers looking for breastfeeding guidance once they leave the hospital.

NYMC affiliate news: Patricia Schnabel Ruppert, D.O., M.P.H., DABFM, FAAFP, distinguished visiting professor in the Department of Public Health, division of Health Behavior and Community Health

Daily Voice