Press Release tagged with "Advocacy"

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Albany, N.Y. - As part of a first-time collaboration with the state’s leading medical society and their own osteopathic organization, students from the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) traveled to Albany to participate in the annual Medical Society of the State of New York Advocacy Day in conjunction with the New York State Osteopathic Medical Society’s (NYSOM) “DO Day in Albany” -- where they joined forces to advocate for a variety of issues of importance to students and doctors alike.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center is the recipient of a grant from the David A. Berg Foundation, Dean Patricia Salkin announced today. The grant, in the amount of $48,000, will be used to fund David Berg Public Interest Fellows for the summer of 2015.
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March 13, 2014 – Eight-five students from the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem joined with 1,200 osteopathic medical students from around the country on March 6 to meet with elected officials and their staff members to advocate for important health policy issues that affect medical education and the practice of medicine.
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New York, N.Y. – On Tuesday, March 4, Martina Rodriguez, a student at the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work, awoke at 4 a.m. to travel from her home in Sunset Park, Brooklyn to mid-town Manhattan, where she would join 40 of her fellow students to board a bus at 6 a.m. headed for Albany.
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New York, N.Y. – Brenda Davis, 64, and Aris Johnson, 52, joined 19 of their social work classmates, several faculty and alumni on a trip to Albany last week to meet with elected officials to advocate for loan forgiveness, and the passage of the New York State “Dream Act.”
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Central Islip, NY – Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a $48,000 grant from the David A. Berg Foundation. The grant will be used to fund twelve David Berg Public Interest Fellows this summer.