Press Release tagged with "Touro College of Pharmacy"

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Amid cheering friends and family members with musical interludes provided by Harlem’s Cotton Club All Stars band, seventy-four graduating students of the second class of the Touro College of Pharmacy received their PharmD (Doctor of Pharmacy) degrees last week at commencement ceremonies held at the New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM).
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New York, N.Y., - Touro College of Pharmacy students are celebrating their recently-announced residency matches at prestigious institutions throughout the United States and its territories.
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New York, N.Y. – When she was a little girl growing up in Guyana, Tiffany Murray watched with wonder as her grandmother prepared traditional plant-based remedies to treat an aunt who had polio.  She remembers imitating her grandmother’s behavior, grinding Hibiscus flowers to make medicine for her dolls.    
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Statistics tell the story: For the past decade, flu and pneumonia have been among the top three causes of death in New York City. In the predominantly minority low-income areas of Central and East Harlem, fewer than 40 percent of residents 50 years and older have been vaccinated for pneumonia -- far short of the national goal of 90 percent for seniors. In high-poverty areas like Harlem, rates of serious pneumococcal disease, including pneumonia, meningitis, and sepsis, are almost 50 percent higher than national estimates, and more than double the rates found in more affluent New York City neighborhoods.
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New York, N.Y. – Dr. Alan Kadish, president and CEO of the Touro College and University System, today announced that Dr. Zvi Loewy, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences at Touro College of Pharmacy, will serve as the school’s interim dean. Dr. Loewy succeeds Dr. Stuart Feldman, who stepped down last week.
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New York, N.Y. – Following musical interludes from Harlem’s Cotton Club All Stars band, and with friends and family members cheering them on, the eighty-six graduating students of the third class of the Touro College of Pharmacy received their PharmD (Doctor of Pharmacy) degrees last week at commencement ceremonies held at Columbia University.
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Vallejo, CA – More than 60 abstracts will be on display at Touro University California during its 13th Annual Research Day, an event that showcases original research by faculty and students while celebrating the contributions our researchers have made in science, clinical practice, education and public health.
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New York, N.Y. – More than 80 posters were on display at the Touro College Third Annual Research Day, an event that showcases original research by faculty and students while celebrating the contributions Touro’s researchers have made in basic sciences, clinical practice, social work, law, economics, mathematics, and public health.
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Dr. Alan Kadish, president and CEO of the Touro College and University System, wrote the following letter to the Touro community: Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce the first awards under our new Seed Funding Grant Program:  Chandra Bakshi, DVM, PhD, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College and Alison McCormick, PhD, Touro University California College of Pharmacy, “Multivalent Tularemia Vaccine Based on Tobacco Mosaic Virus (TMV) Displaying Protective Antigens” Joseph Wu, PhD, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, New York Medical College and Miriam Gochin, PhD, Touro University California College of Medicine, “Prostate Cancer Prevention Mechanisms and Targets by Novel Resveratrol Analogs”