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Vallejo, CA – The U.S. News and World Report national ranking of medical schools placed Touro University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine tenth in the nation for percentage of medical students who are going into primary care residencies.
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New York, N.Y. – Nadira Jackson, 17, far right, a student at George Washington High School in Washington Heights, N.Y., participating in an educational computer game on Monday, March 22, as part of the Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF) program. A hands-on, after-school educational project at the Touro College of Pharmacy, the HEAF program educates students about childhood obesity and diabetes, in keeping with the College’s mission of increasing educational opportunities in the Harlem and surrounding communities. The students pictured are accruing points on the computer while taking care of a diabetic dog, using the knowledge they have gained in the classroom.
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Vallejo, CA – Touro University California will have a prominent presence this year in San Francisco at the 140th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), the oldest and largest gathering of public health professionals in the world.
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Miami Beach, Fla. - Almost three hundred people joined together on Sunday evening, October 29, to celebrate the opening of Touro College South (TCS), a branch campus of Touro College. Touro College is the largest and fastest-growing educational institution under Jewish auspices in the United States. The inaugural and celebratory dinner took place at TCS\'s new facility in Miami Beach.
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VALLEJO, Calif. and NEW YORK, N.Y. - Touro University California, a branch campus of New York-based Touro College, has announced its receipt of a four-year $1.4 million grant from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases of the National Institute of Health (NIH) to study the impact of diet on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, a condition that now affects about a third of Americans. The study is expected to begin in October.
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Vallejo, CA – Touro University California announced today that it is a Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE) winner, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Alison McCormick, Associate Professor at Touro, College of Pharmacy, will pursue an innovative global health and development research project, titled "Plant-Produced Synthetic RNA Vaccines," which will use tobacco plants to produce much needed vaccines.
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New York, N.Y. - Dr. Rabia Tahir, center, assistant professor, department of pharmacy and health outcomes at the Touro College of Pharmacy, recently discussed “The History of Pharmacy in Harlem,” in honor of Black History Month, at the Touro College of Pharmacy in Harlem. With her, from left, are Ed Davila, director of development at the College, and Dr. Stuart Feldman, dean of the College.
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LAS VEGAS – Touro University Nevada (TUN) professor, David J. Park, DO, FAAFP, FACOFP, received recognition from the American College of Osteopathic Family Physician (ACOFP) at its 47th annual convention, which was recently held in Las Vegas.
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Khwaja Baksh, right, of Harlem, rolls up his sleeve to receive his free seasonal flu shot from Dr. Ronnie Moore, director of practice experience, at Touro College of Pharmacy, at Iris House in Harlem.