Integrating oral and primary health, NYMC’s Family Health Center creates a model of community health for Westchester County
Valhalla, NY, – New York Medical College (NYMC) celebrated a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, November 6 to mark the opening of its new Family Health Center, an outpatient faculty practice, open to the surrounding community and members of NYMC. Located in the same building as the Touro College of Dental Medicine (TCDM) at NYMC, the new health care center provides same day or walk-in appointments on Monday through Friday. By co-locating the two community-focused healthcare services, NYMC and TCDM created an integration of oral health with primary care—enriching education opportunities for the dental and medical students, improving patient outcomes and promoting the new model of dental health which recognizes the important link between dental and primary health.
The Student Healthcare Executives (StuHE) organization in the School of Health Sciences and Practice joined the fight against breast cancer at the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk at Manhattanville College in Purchase, New York, on October 20.
The Ninth Annual Assistant Professor Pediatric Research Symposium on November 6 at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, featured abstracts in an oral platform session in basic, clinical, quality and translational research areas in the field of pediatrics, followed by a general poster session.
Members of the New York Medical College community joined Marina K. Holz, Ph.D., holding sign, dean of the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences, and guests from the American Cancer Society, Inc., for a group photo on October 29 to show support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October.
Enriching medical students’ understanding of accessibility constraints in health care, the New York Medical College (NYMC) Office of Academic Support hosted Spotlight on Autism on October 24, part of the Accessibility Awareness and Education Lecture Series.
The largest class of medical students in the history of New York Medical College (NYMC)—the School of Medicine (SOM) Class of 2023—celebrated its White Coat Ceremony on October 28, at the Performing Arts Center in Purchase, New York.
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