New York Medical College Gets $3M To Establish Professorship In Rehabilitation Medicine
New York Medical College (NYMC) was endowed with $3 million to establish a professorship and chair in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan. According to the college, the endowment will foster research and support the training of medical students and residents. The estate of Catherine Hinterbuchner is the benefactor of the gift. Hinterbuchner was a physiatrist who passed awayin 2015. She served as chair of NYMC’s Department of Rehabilitation Medicine from 1971 to 2004.
NYMC Leadership: Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer