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New York, N.Y. —Touro’s Lander College of Arts and Sciences in Flatbush (LAS) will offer the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE) on weekdays to accommodate Sabbath-observing Jews, beginning in August. This is a test of legal ethics and professional responsibility standards that aspiring lawyers must pass to be eligible for the bar in 48 states.
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Central Islip, N.Y. - Touro Law Center is pleased to announce the creation of the International Center for Post-Graduate Development & Justice, to be headed by renowned access to justice leader Fred Rooney. The Center will serve as a national clearinghouse for the incubator and legal residency movement among law schools, as well as host an international conference on post-graduate legal education, provide training sessions for students, professors, bar leaders and members of the judiciary on how to create programs designed to increase access to justice, and offer consulting services to those interested in post-graduate legal education. In his new role, Mr. Rooney will also oversee the launch of Touro Law’s incubator, providing affordable office space as well as support and supervision for recent graduates interested in entering solo practice.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Touro Law Center has joined the Educating Tomorrow\'s Lawyers (ETL) Consortium. ETL partners with a consortium of law schools committed to innovation in the spirit of the Carnegie Report to encourage and facilitate innovation in legal education in order to train new lawyers to the highest standards of competence and professionalism. The group includes 29 ABA accredited law schools nationwide that have demonstrated significant institutional commitment to legal education reform, offers multiple courses that implement the Carnegie approach to legal education and focus on student-centered teaching.
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Jesse Rohde, 2008 Touro University California alum, created a nonprofit foundation for health care in rural Africa after his experience in the University’s Global Health Program. It’s a program that helps students learn and provide health care to the underserved population while producing competent and compassionate students.
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Touro’s School of Health Sciences, Graduate School of Education, College of Osteopathic Medicine, and College of Pharmacy Partnered with Harlem Hospital Center’s Hip Hop H.E.A.L.S. Program.
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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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Central Islip, N.Y. - Touro Law\'s Institute of Land Use and Sustainable Development Law has signed a contract with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to complete a wind energy inventory and model ordinance project, Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin announced today.
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that, in collaboration with Touro College School of Health Sciences and with New York Medical College\'s Center for Long Term Care Research and Policy, Touro Law will host the inaugural session of the conference “Aging in Place: A Stakeholders\' Conference on Care, Healthcare, Finance, and Law” on Friday, June 20, 2014, between 8:30 a.m. and 3:45 p.m.
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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”