Associated Medical Schools of New York: T he Voice of Medical Education in New York State
presents this month's news and events from the medical schools.

Medical Education & the Physician Workforce

October 2015
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Project Medical Education Puts Policymakers in Medical Students' Shoes

The Association of American Medical Colleges spotlights the program that helps local officials and staff understand the medical education process, including at Columbia University Medical Center. 

MedEdMedical Education, Training and Physician Workforce
Upstate, area SUNY institutions share in $18M state grant to enhance education, training
SUNY Downstate Receives $945,000 Grant to Train Residents and Students in Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for Patients at Risk for Substance Abuse
Albert Einstein College of Medicine: Dr. Steven C. Almo Named Chair of Biochemistry

New York Institute of Technology Opens Center for Sports Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine: Dr. Monika Safford Named Chief of Division of General Internal Medicine

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SUNY Downstate: William P. Walsh Named Senior Vice President, Hospital Affairs and Managing Director of University Hospital of Brooklyn  
New York Medical College Retreat Focuses on Diversity and Inclusion

New York Medical College: School of Medicine Announces Five New Administrative Appointments 

From Albert Einstein College of Medicine: Weaving Public Health into the Medical School Curriculum
OtherOther News
SUNY Upstate brings international audience to Syracuse for kidney cancer symposium
From Columbia University: Medicine's History, Illustrated-important volumes recently digitized by CUMC Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library
EventsEvents and Recognitions
Weill Cornell Medicine:  Dr. Costantino Iadecola Wins Excellence Award in Hypertension Research
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine honored by NAACP with Community Service  Award
New York Medical College: Robert W. Amler,  dean of the School of Health Sciences and Practice and    vice president for governm ent affairs, honored with a City & State Reports' Corporate Social Responsibility Award
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine honored by Association of Black Cardiologists with "Spirit of the Heart" Award
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 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons 
 Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine at Hofstra University
 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
 New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
New York Medical College
 New York University School of Medicine

University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education at CCNY
Stony Brook University School of Medicine
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Weill Cornell Medicine