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April 8 - 11, 2013

This year, the School of Health Sciences and Practice will host National Public Health Week from April 8th – April 11th, 2013. The events surrounding this year’s themePublic Health is ROI “Return on Investment” Save Lives, Save Money” will include special guest speaker presentations, a career panel and practicum poster presentations. Events are open to potential and current students, alumni, faculty and other interested parties. All are invited.

Monday, April 8, 2013  




Physical Therapy Department
Health & Wellness Screenings/Interactive Demonstrations
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Speech Language Pathology Department
Voice, Hearing and Accent Modification Screening

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Location: Center for Interactive Learning (CIL), School of Health Sciences & Practice
Reception: 5:30 pm
Sessions:   6:00 – 8:00 pm

Tuesday, April 9, 2013  
Safer Communities

Community Violence Prevention Forum
“Safer Communities”
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Keynote: Dr. Howard R. Spivak, Director
Moderator: Dr. Robert W. Amler, Dean

Location: Westchester County Center, White Plains, NY
Session: 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Tuesday, April 9, 2013  

Public Health Career Mentor Session
By appointment
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SHSP Career Services
Brandon Turnage, Healthcare – Account Executive

Location: Medical Education Center Lobby
Sessions: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Wednesday, April 10, 2013  
Dr. Shah

“Building the Healthcare Ecosystem”

Keynote: Nirav R. Shah, M.D., M.P.H.
New York State Commissioner of Health

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Location: Nevins Auditorium, Medical Education Center
Reception: 5:30 pm
Presentation: 6:00 – 6:45 pm
Q & A: 6:45 – 7:00 pm

Friday, April 12, 2013  


Student Physician
Awareness Day



28th Annual Student Physician Awareness Day

“The Future of Healthcare:From Bedside To Boardroom”
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Location: Nevins Auditorium, Medical Education Center
Presentation: 8:00 – 4:00 pm



For more information about the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Doctor of Public Health Progra, Master of Speech Language Pathology Program, Master of Public Health Progrom and certificate programs at New York Medical College School of Health Sciences and Practice, see the website at For more information call the Admissions Office at 914-594-4759 or email