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New York Medical College Celebrates 160th Graduating Class

May 21, 2019
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Valhalla, N.Y. – Internationally recognized leader in biotech innovation, George D. Yancopoulos, M.D., Ph.D., will deliver the Commencement address to the New York Medical College (NYMC) Class of 2019 at New York Medical College's 160th Commencement exercises on May 22 at 5:00 p.m. at Carnegie Hall in New York City. NYMC will award 414 degrees in total including 200 doctor of medicine (M.D.) degrees, 42 doctor of physical therapy (D.P.T.) degrees, eight doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees, 74 master of science (M.S.) degrees, 84 master of public health (M.P.H.) degrees and 6 doctor of public health (Dr.P.H.) degrees to the Class of 2019.


New York Medical College Opens Lyme Disease Diagnostic Center For Summer Season

May 21, 2019
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Valhalla, NY, – In line with the official start of summer—peak Lyme disease season—New York Medical College (NYMC) announced the seasonal opening of its Lyme Disease Diagnostic Center at 19 Bradhurst Avenue, Hawthorne, NY. Operating on a walk-in basis, the Center will be open June 3r through August 29 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


New York Medical College Center of Excellence in Precision Responses to Bioterrorism and Disasters Awarded $925,000 In State Funding

April 25, 2019
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Valhalla, NY, – The New York Medical College (NYMC) Center for Disater Medicine, the New York State Center of Excellence in Precision Responses to Bioterrorism and Disasters, will receive $925,000 from New York State, a major increase in funding for a vitally needed program. New York State increased its financial support for the Center from an initial annual pledge of $500,000 to $925,000, a sum that is matched by NYMC in support of the expanding work and impact of the Center.


Dean of the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences at New York Medical College Selected as 2019 Westchester County “Healthcare Hero”

April 18, 2019
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Valhalla, NY, – Marina K. Holz, Ph.D., the dean of the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences at New York Medical College (NYMC), will be honored by Westchester Magazine as a 2019 Westchester County “Healthcare Hero.” Dr. Holz was selected along with nine other individuals for her work in community service, innovative research and leadership in the local Westchester medical community.


New York Medical College Announces Partnership with the Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine

March 22, 2019
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VALHALLA, NY – The Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences (GSBMS) at New York Medical College (NYMC) has partnered with the Touro University California College of Osteopathic Medicine (TUCOM-CA) to support continued medical education for students.


Live the Best Life Possible: Celebrate 2019 National Public Health Week at NYMC

March 21, 2019
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VALHALLA, NY – The 2019 National Public Health Week at the New York Medical College (NYMC) kicks off on Monday, April 1st, with a series of presentations throughout the week focused on “Discovering Public Health.” National Public Health Week is celebrated the first week of April as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation's health.


Graduating Students at New York Medical College School of Medicine Celebrate Their Residency Training Placement

March 15, 2019
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VALHALLA, NY – Today at noon, seniors at New York Medical College (NYMC) School of Medicine (SOM), along with graduating medical students across the nation, found out where they were matched to medical residency programs. Conducted annually by the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP), the Match uses a computer algorithm to match the preferences of applicants with the preferences of residency programs, in order to fill the available training positions at U.S. teaching hospitals.


New York Medical College Awarded Grant to Improve Pediatric Care In New York State

February 19, 2019
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Valhalla, NY – New York Medical College (NYMC) has acquired two innovative teaching devices thanks to generous 2017 and 2018 grants from The Children’s Dream Foundation, an organization working to advance pediatric emergency medicine in New York’s Hudson Valley region.


Trumada Initiative Hosts Investor Club Presentations

February 08, 2019
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Valhalla, New York – On Thursday, January 31st, the TruMada Initiative hosted presentations by 3 Israeli companies to members of the TruMada Investor Club. The TruMada Initiative helps post-incubated Israeli biomedical startups expand their companies into the U.S. market and helps them commercialize their unique offerings. In addition to the office space, laboratory services and business development provided through BioInc@NYMC, New York Medical College’s (NYMC) biotechnology incubator and New York State-designated Innovation Hot Spot, companies receive the additional support of investor events and capital access through the TruMada Management Company.


New York Medical College Dean Joins the LAM Foundation Scientific Advisory Board

February 01, 2019
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Valhalla, New York – New York Medical College’s (NYMC) Dean of the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences, Marina K. Holz, Ph.D., has been named to Scientific Advisory Board of The LAM Foundation. The foundation urgently seeks safe and effective treatments, and ultimately a cure, for lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) – a rare lung disease – through advocacy and the funding of promising research.