Medical Education & the Physician Workforce: 
October 2016
Highlights Highlights
Pipeline Program Graduate Plans to Practice Medicine in Hometown

From our Under the Lens Blog: Britney Nathan, a first-year medical student at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine and graduate of Hofstra University, grew up in the town next door and has no intentions of leaving anytime soon. She aspires to serve her community of Uniondale, NY as a primary care physician or OB/GYN because she says she sees disparities in access to medical care in comparison to more affluent towns.

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MedEdMedical Education, Training and Physician Workforce
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine: First-Year Med Students Put Their EMT Skills to the Test With Multi-Casualty Incident Training

Weill Cornell Medicine: New Program Exposes Medical Students to Healthcare Leadership and Management

NYU School of Medicine Students Use Photography to Share Stories of Cancer Survivors

Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons: Students of P&S, Aury Garcia'20


NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine: Empathy in Medicine is RX for High-Quality, Effective Care

Weill Cornell Medicine, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of  Management  Launch Dual MBA/M.S.

EventsEvents and Recognitions
NYU School of Medicine: Introducing Brittany Trogen, 2016 Cox Prize for Compassion Finalist

NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine: First-Year Medical Students in Old Westbury Receive White Coats

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hosts Fifth Annual SINAInnovations Conference and First SINAIMedMaker Challenge

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Harlem Receives the 2016 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai: Joel Dudley, PhD, Appointed to Launch and Lead the Institute for Next Generation Healthcare


Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Harlem: 
Dr. Martin Levine Appointed Interim Clinical Dean 


SUNY Downstate's Dr. Maja Nowakowski Appointed to the International Committee for Review and Evaluation of Medical Laboratory Science Training Programs in Israel

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai: Jeffrey D. Sachs, PhD, Joins for Two-Year Visiting Fellowship

EventsOther News of Interest
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo: Surgeon Shares Medical Miracles in New Book

SUNY Downstate and UAlbany Awarded "Best of New York" for Health Disparities Tool

EventsUpcoming Events
10/26 - City College of New York hosts National Association of Medical Minority Educators Lecture Series and Networking

11/5 - Columbia University Medical Center to Host American Association of Anatomists Meeting: Locomotion from an Anatomical, Orthopedic & Physical Therapy Perspective

11/20 - Albert Einstein College of Medicine Hosts  SNMA Region IX Medical Education Conference

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Albany Medical College
 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
CUNY School of Medicine
 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons