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Dental Students Present on First-Ever Research Elective

a group of dental students with certificates from Research elective presentation

Students and faculty members of Touro College of Dental Medicine at New York Medical College (TCDM) gathered on October 17 for the school’s inaugural research presentations. Five first-year dental students spent their summer in an optional research elective at NYMC. “If your mind is inquisitive, you should ask questions and find answers,” stated Salomon Amar, D.D.S., Ph.D., Touro College and University System provost for biomedical research and chief biomedical research officer, TCDM professor of dental medicine and NYMC professor of professor of pharmacology and microbiology and immunology. “This is how the field progresses.” Read more…