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August 2016 News

New York Medical College Leadership News:

Officials Voice Commitment To The Special Needs Community At Shema Kolainu Legislative Breakfast
Yeshiva World News - 8/18/2016
Alan Kadish, M.D., president 

Officials Laud Shema Kolainu at Legislative Breakfast
Biospace - 8/12/2016
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

Five Tips For College Freshmen
The Huffington Post - 8/8/2016
Alan Kadish, M.D., president 

Analysis: New York Senator Nita Lowey's Zika Press Conference
NyackNewsAndViews - 8/8/2016
Robert W. Amler, M.D.,M.B.A., dean of the School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

Pregnant Women In United States Fearful Following Florida Zika Cases
CBS New York - 8/4/2016
Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

Lowey Calls for Reconvene Congress Immediately to Pass Emergency Zika Funding
Congresswoman Nita Lowey - 8/4/2016
Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

Key Officials To Be Honored At Shema Kolainu Legislative Breakfast
The Yeshiva World - 8/2/2016
Alan Kadish, M.D., president

New York Medical College News:

New York Medical College Welcomes School of Medicine Class of 2020
AMSNY - August 2016

Profile: New York Medical College - Clinical Skills and Simulation Center Biotechnology Centers
TradeLine - 8/10/2016

New York Medical College Incubator Adds Therapeutics Startup
Westchester Business Journal - 8/5/2016

Valhalla: Westchester Heart Walk
Best Events - 8/4/2016
D. Douglas Miller, M.D., C.M., M.B.A., dean, School of Medicine

Bioinc@NYMC Welcomes Biotechnology Company Sapience Therapeutics
BioSpace - 8/3/2016
D. Douglas Miller, M.D., C.M., M.B.A., dean, School of Medicine
Randi D. Schwartz, M.B.A., director of BioInc@NYMC and associate dean for academic administration

Faculty News:

Doctors Grief Drives Lifelong Search for Heart Disease Cure
Health Technology Net - 8/31/2016
William H. Frishman, M.D., The Barbara and William Rosenthal professor and chairman of the Department of Medicine, professor of pharmacology

Peekskill High Senior Tackles Genotoxicity At NY Medical College
The Daily Voice Peekskill - 8/27/2016
Tetyana Kobets, M.D., M.S.P.H., assistant professor of pathology

Vivek Murthy Sends A Letter About Opioids To Every Doctor In America
The Huffington Post - 8/26/2016
Nitin Kumar Sekhri, M.D., assistant professor of anesthesiology

Night Terrors
Westchester Family Magazine - 8/18/2016
Priya Shalini Prashad, M.D., M.Sc.E., assistant professor of pediatrics

9 Clear Signs You’re About to Faint
Reader's Digest - 8/16/2016
Julian M. Stewart, M.D., Ph.D., professor of pediatrics, physiology and medicine and director of the Center for Hypotension

E-Cigarettes And Our Youth: An Addictive Combination
Huffington Post - 8/15/2016
Patricia Schnabel Ruppert, D.O., distinguished lecturer in the department of epidemiology and community health and commissioner of health of Rockland County

Gender Diagnoses and ICD-11
Psychiatric News - 8/15/2016
Jack Drescher, M.D., clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences

A Reflection on Simplicity Nobel laureate Dr. William C. Campbell shares his stories with Patricia Harty
Irish America - 8/11/2016
William Campbell, Ph.D., was adjunct professor of microbiology and immunology, from 1985 to 2010

4 Types Of Belly Bulges And How To Fix Them
Prevention Magazine - 8/11/2016
Steven A. R. Murphy, M.D., assistant professor of medicine

Young People With Epilepsy Struggle on Many Fronts
HealthDay - 8/10/2016
Ronald I. Jacobson, M.D., clinical associate professor of pediatrics 

PHS senior commences STAR Program at NY Medical College
The Peekskill Post - 8/8/2016
Tetyana Kobets, M.D., M.S.P.H., assistant professor of pathology

NIH Plans To Lift Ban On Research Funds For Part-Human, Part-Animal Embryos
NPR - 8/4/2016
Stuart A. Newman, Ph.D., professor of cell biology and anatomy

Affiliate News:

Westchester Hospitals Ranked Among State’s Best
The Business Journal - 8/3/2016
Westchester Medical Center

3 Lower Hudson Valley Hospitals Make U.S. News List of Best in NY
Patch.com (all editions) - 8/2/2016
Lenox Hill Hospital
Westchester Medical Center 

Four Struggling Brooklyn Hospitals to Form New Health Care Company
Politico - 8/1/2016
Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center