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Meet the Team

The Family Health Center at NYMC has top-quality primary care providers who bring their compassion and expertise to care for you during every stage of life.

 

Chair of Family & Community MedicineLori Solomon, M.D. '99, M.P.H. '09

Director, Family Health Center
Clinical Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine, NYMC 

Lori Solomon, M.D. '99, M.P.H. '09, is an alumna of New York Medical College, earning both her Doctor of Medicine and Master of Public Health. She has been an active faculty member since completing her residency in Family Medicine at Brown University, where she served as a chief resident. She has filled many roles in the School of Medicine including associate dean of community health affairs, director of the Family Medicine Clerkship, director of the Foundations of Clinical Medicine course and chair of the third and fourth year curriculum subcommittee. She has led curricular reform initiatives on cultural competency, community and preventive medicine, evidence-based medicine, clinical skill development and longitudinally integrated clerkships. 

Dr. Solomon was raised up in California, earning a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Cell Biology from the University of California in San Diego. She spent a year doing HIV bench research before attending New York Medical College. She is a member of the medical honors society Alpha Omega Alpha and has been awarded for her work in the community in Westchester County and the Bronx. Her research interests include environmental determinants of physical activity in children, health literacy and medical education.brown

Post Graduate Studies: Family Medicine at Brown University
Graduate Degree: M.D., M.P.H.
Graduate Degree Institution: New York Medical College
Undergraduate Institution: University of California in San Diego


Clerkship Director of Family and Community MedicineAlexandra Schieber, D.O.

Clerkship Director and Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine

Dr. Schieber graduated from UMDNJ SOM in 2013 and completed her residency in Family Medicine at Drexel University in Philadelphia in 2016. She joined New York Medical College as assistant professor and Clerkship Director in 2021 after serving as faculty and Family Medicine Clerkship Director at Temple University in Philadelphia. As a family physician, she is passionate about providing comprehensive, individualized care to patients of all ages. As an educator, she is passionate about inspiring the next generation of physicians to embrace the complexity and importance of high-quality primary care.

Post Graduate Studies: Family Medicine at Drexel University 
Graduate Degree: DO
Graduate Degree Institution: Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate Institution: New York University