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October 2015 News

New York Medical College Leadership News

Listen and Learn
Huffington Post -- 10/29/2015
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

Education in a Terror Zone
Huffington Post -- 10/22/2015 
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

Jewish Hospitals are Becoming Extinct
The Jewish Week -- 10/8/2015 
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer

Planned Parenthood Critics Have New Target Universities
Politico -- 10/2/2015 
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer

New York Medical College News

300+ Support New York Medical College's Founder's Dinner 
Daily Voice (all editions) -- 10/30/2015

Business Group Honors New York Medical College's Biotech Incubator
Daily Voice (all editions) -- 10/29/2015
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer
Randi D. Schwartz, M.B.A., associate dean for academic administration and interim director, BioInc@NYMC

New York Medical College to Receive Weekly Farm Deliveries
Westchester County Business Journal -- 10/23/2015
Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A., chancellor and chief executive officer

Faculty News

Medical Myths Busted! 
NYMetroParents.com -- 10/30/2015 
Gustavo Stringel, M.D., professor of surgery

Diseases on the Rise: What to Watch Out For
NY Journal News (Lohud.com) -- 10/28/2015
Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of the School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs
Sheila Nolan, M.D., assistant professor of pediatrics
Gary P. Wormser, M.D., professor of medicine, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and vice chairman of the Department of Medicine

Does Glow’s App Help Women Conceive? The Data’s Tricky
Wired.com -- 10/28/2015
Kutluk Oktay, M.D., professor of obstetrics and gynecology, medicine, and cell biology and anatomy

Summer is Gone, but Lyme Ticks Still Want Your Blood 
New York Post -- 10/27/2015 
Gary P. Wormser, M.D., professor of medicine, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and vice chairman of the Department of Medicine

OHS Senior is a Semifinalist in Science and Technology Competition 
Ossining-Croton-on-Hudson Patch.com -- 10/21/2015
Yasir Khan was mentored by Dana Mordue, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Stepping Up to the Plate
The ASHA Leader -- October 2015
Luis F. Riquelme, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, BCS-S, Associate Professor of Clinical Speech-Language Pathology

Doctors of Distinction 2015 Winners Announced 
Westfair Online -- 10/15/2015
Robert Gary Josephberg, M.D., Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Craig H. Zalvan, M.D., Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology

NY Death with Dignity Legislation: Local Forum Oct. 14
Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch -- 10/13/2015 
Ira Bedzow, Ph.D., Director of Biomedical Ethics

6 Simple Ways To Protect Your Hearing That You Can't Afford To Skip
Prevention Magazine -- 10/13/2015 
Andrew Cheng, M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology

October May Kick Off Bad Flu Season
The Journal News -- 10/3/2015
Robin L. Altman, M.D., associate professor of pediatrics 
Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of the School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

Why Last Year's Flu Shot Failed: Dr. Robert Amler
The Journal News -- 10/3/2015
Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of the School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

Professors Discuss New Alzheimers Research 
Daily Targum -- 10/4/2015 
Hong‐Duck Kim, Ph.D., assistant professor of environmental health science

Space Research Institute Awards Fellowships to Nine Young Scientists
Reuters -- 10/6/2015 
Linnea R. Vose, Ph.D. ’12, research fellow in the Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy 
Patric K. Stanton, Ph.D., professor of cell biology and anatomy

Antiparasite Drug Developers Win Nobel
The Scientist -- 10/5/2015 
William Campbell, Ph.D., was adjunct professor of microbiology and immunology, from 1985 to 2010

Student News

Sixteen Latino Students Honored at Annual 'Achieving the Dream' Event in Jacksonville 
Jacksonville Times-Union & Jacksonville.com -- 10/17/2015 
Maria Rojas is a member of the School of Medicine Class of 2017

Affiliate News

Newark Union Members: Save Saint Michael's Medical Center
Newark Patch.com -- 10/30/2015
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Regional Telehealth Center Opens on WMC Campus
Westchester County Business Journal -- 10/29/2015
Westchester Medical Center

Would-Be Buyer of East Orange General Hospital Offers Olive Branch 
NJ Spotlight -- 10/26/2015
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Newark Council Wants State to Stay Out of St. Michael's Auction
NJBiz.com -- 10/22/2015
Saint Michael's Medical Center

How Will Sale of Saint Michael’s Transform Healthcare in Newark? 
NJ Spotlight -- 10/16/2015 
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Bid for Saint Michael’s Could Let State Reshape Future of Newark Hospitals
NJ Spotlight -- 10/8/2015 
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Another Potential Bidder joins Barnabas and Prime in Fight for Bankrupt NJ Hospital
Becker’s Hospital Review -- 10/8/15 
Saint Michael’s Medical Center

State of N.J. May Bid to Buy Newark Hospital in Bankruptcy
Newark Star-Ledger/NJ.com -- 10/7/ 2015 
Saint Michael's Medical Center

Obituary

Miriam K. Moran
The New York Times -- 10/25/2015
Miriam K. Moran served on the Board of Trustees from 1996 to 2010

Rev. Msgr. James P. Cassidy
Lohud.com -- 10/16/2015 
Rev. Msgr. James P. Cassidy, Ph.D., was Chancellor of New York Medical College from 1987 to 1992

Rev. Msgr. James P. Cassidy
Lohud.com -- 10/15/2015
Rev. Msgr. James P. Cassidy, Ph.D., was Chancellor of New York Medical College from 1987 to 1992