On Sunday April 29 the first annual “Battle of Supremacy” Basketball game went down between Touro College of Pharmacy and Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Several TouroCOM professors and students attended Harlem’s first ever Holistic Health Day. Drs. Delbridge and Weston, Ms. Beauplan and Ms. Sommerville, were in attendance.
Annual health fair is a success.
During the beginning of April I had the opportunity to travel to Nigeria with my mother to go visit family members.
TouroCOM students volunteer their time to assist in the “Harlem Heart Healthy Workshop Series”.
First years from TouroCOM traveled to Albany to lobby for their profession. They met with Senators and Assembly Members from different New York districts to ensure they have the appropriate knowledge to make informed decisions regarding osteopathic medicine legislation.
TouroCOM was one of the sponsors of the 2nd Annual Urban Health Conference which took place at Harlem Hospital on March 28.
Members of the TouroCOM family travelled with Dean Goldberg to Washington D.C. on March 28th to meet with legislators, as part of AACOM’s COM Day on Capitol Hill.
TouroCOM students-Rachel Juchnowski OMS1, Jennifer Chovitch OMS1, and Angelene Elliott OMS2 -participated in the ACOFP (American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians) conference in Kissimmee, FL. Here students met with Shrek and Co. as well as learned different techniques in family medicine.
And the guys were in.
Third year medical student Karen Schught continues to mentor the junior high school students she taught, from across the country.
Several TouroCOM students volunteered at Harlem Children’s Zone “Walk it out” event on Saturday March 24. “Walk it out” is a program designed to promote healthy lifestyles in Harlem. Students that participated included: Azuka Onye, Eguono Eduvie, Catrina LeBlanc, Orlando Thomas, and Anastasia Clervil.
The Pediatrics Club organized a presentation for a group of students at a local Harlem elementary school where they discussed and educated the students on nutrition, asthma and the importance of exercise.
Rafi Motechin, a junior at Touro’s Lander College for Men, recently organized a fashion show for the residents of New Vanderbilt Rehab & Care Center in Staten Island.
Sure, we’re thrilled when our alumni have a chance to hang out with the current crop of guys at Lander—it’s always fun to swap stories about what was vs. what is—but it’s even better when the convergence brings professional networking to the table.
Lander Alum Jason Appleson Blends Faith and Finance
TouroCOM students headed to the Hill to advocate for their profession at AOA’s DO Day on the Hill.
Wanting to spread the Purim cheer, Moshe Benner arranged a trip to an old age home near Landers and students danced and laughed with some of the residents.
Summer Research: Stroke Rehabilitation
Sometimes you just need to chill – hang out with friends, maybe dance out a little stress, have a smoothie…
Cadaver Lab 2012
TouroCOM faculty and students participated in the 2012 Harlem Week Street Fair.
Adar was ushered in with a special treat. In honor of Rosh Chodesh LCM students enjoyed a sumptuous breakfast and inspiring words from the renowned Rabbi Shaya Cohen, Rosh HaYeshiva of Yeshiva Zichron Aryeh and Kollel Ner Yehoshua and founder of Priority-1.
Lander Men wear yellow and green
TouroCOM student Eva Li travelled to Kharkiv, Ukraine last summer to volunteer for the International Children’s Heart Foundation (ICHF).
Savitha Bonthala, MS3 at Touro Univ. College of Osteopathic Medicine and Anne C. Carter Global Health Fellow
Key of DO (American Medical Student Association) club at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine deliver Valentine’s Day candy grams.
Thinking "Leong" Term
B 27 anyone? This past motzei Shabbos, our first back on campus after winter break, LCM students hosted Bingo night. With a twist.
Everything is better with chocolate.
Students intern at Healthfirst.
Marking an outstanding achievement in academia, Graduate School of Jewish Studies Associate Professor Dr. Natalia Aleksiun has earned three research fellowships for the current academic year at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C., the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research in New York and the Center for Urban History of East Central Europe in Lviv, Ukraine.
Otherwise known as a tisch.
It’s all the rage and coming to a runway near you.
Rabbi Bamberger led a tisch.
1: the night of Chanukah on which the mesiba was held
Dr. Naftali Moses’ son was killed in the Merkaz HaRav Kook massacre. It was a very personal loss for him, but he was confronted with the national loss and political image his son took on in death.
A look at the Jewish Nobel Prize winners of 2011, and their research
This past motzei shabbos saw LCM students singing in the streets, asking strangers for autographs and lying face-down in random places. Completely sober. And (mostly) sane.
Lander’s student Danny Yaeger got engaged last week at our local Seasons. It was an LCM family event as Lander men helped Danny ask the question.
An opportunity to hear from with every student
You already know that Lander Men are talented. But Motzei Shabbos they got to really show it off at the student government run talent show.
TouroCOM students, living each moment in India to the fullest, and being the change we wish to see in the world! - Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi.
Graduate School of Jewish Studies Alumnus is Co-Founder of Performing Arts Association for Orthodox Jewish Women
Dr. Michael A. Shmidman has served as Dean of Touro Graduate School of Jewish Studies since 1986, and was appointed to the Victor J. Selmanowitz Chair in Jewish History in 2003.
Touro College's Graduate School of Health Sciences is making it easier for veterans to become physician assistants.