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Valhalla, N.Y. – June 29, 2018 – On June 20, 24 of Westchester County’s bravest special response team (SRT) officers learned state-of-the-art operational medicine techniques at New York Medical College’s Center for Disaster Medicine during a special training program on tactical and austere medicine. These techniques, often referred to as military medicine, were developed on the front lines of Iraq and Afghanistan, perfected by the U.S. Department of Defense, and customized for civilian law enforcement here at NYMC’s Center for Disaster Medicine. 
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Valhalla, N.Y. – The Center for Disaster Medicine at New York Medical College (NYMC) has been certified by the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) as an authorized NAEMT Training Center. Recognized for its quality EMS training program, this certification will allow the Center for Disaster Medicine to increase its support of EMS, law enforcement, fire and other first responders and expand its educational programs to include:
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Valhalla, NY, – The Center for Disaster Medicine, housed at New York Medical College (NYMC), is hosting a symposium on November 13th, bringing together experts to share how to prepare for various mass casualty events. First responders, law enforcement, healthcare businesses and the community are invited to RSVP and hear from specialists on first hand experiences and how to approach various mass casualty situations.
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First official release of findings from the 31 federally-funded research projects on Hurricane Sandy’s impact in the four years since the storm
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The Center enhances the College’s reputation as a leading educational resource, improving health care, disaster response and research in the Hudson Valley region
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Being able to properly prioritize treatment, with limited resources, is a skill that will help save lives.