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Conference Addresses How the Microbiome Impacts Health and Wellness

It was a full house at the Microbiome Conference at 7 Dana Road on June 12 when clinical, basic research and industry experts shared their work on microbiome science and its role in maintaining health and causing a gamut of disease.

June 24, 2019
Salomon Amar, D.D.S., Ph.D., vice president of research at NYMC and provost for biomedical research and chief biomedical research officer for Touro College and University System
Salomon Amar, D.D.S., Ph.D., vice president of research at NYMC and provost for biomedical research and chief biomedical research officer for Touro College and University System

“I am very pleased to see New York Medical College and the Touro College and University System becoming a player in the rapidly expanding and important arena of microbiome research and the way we think about pathogenesis of disease. I am hopeful that such events will help jump start our biomedical research programs and stimulate transdisciplinary research via strategic partnerships,” said Salomon Amar, D.D.S., Ph.D., vice president of research at NYMC and provost for biomedical research and chief biomedical research officer for Touro College and University System, who served as the conference chair.

The conference was co-sponsored by Viome and BioInc@NYMC.

Microbiome Conference