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TouroCOM Student Wins National Minority Student Scholarship

August 18, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – Diana Rivers, a third-year student at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem, has won the 2015 Sherry R. Arnstein Minority Scholarship, awarded by the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM).

Students Forgo Summer Vacation for a Head Start On Anatomy at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

August 11, 2015
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New York, N.Y. - While most medical students take the summer off to work, travel, or just recuperate, there were still more than a few students left at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harlem.

Rabbi Dr. David Jacobson Appointed Director of College Affairs for Touro College Los Angeles

August 10, 2015
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Los Angeles, Calif. – The Touro College and University System announced that Rabbi David Jacobson, Ph.D., has been appointed director of college affairs for Touro College Los Angeles (TCLA). 

Dr. Kenneth Steier Appointed to N.Y.S. Professional Medical Conduct Board

July 29, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – Dr. Kenneth J. Steier, Dean of the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM)  Middletown campus, has been appointed to the New York State Board for Professional Medical Conduct  (PMC). The appointment was made by Governor Cuomo upon recommendation by the board and by state health commissioner, Dr. Howard Zucker.

5 Tips for Preventing Summertime Sports Injuries

July 22, 2015
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Summer is, of course, a great time to get outside and exercise, whether you are taking your indoor workout outdoors, or learning a new outdoor sport. To help prevent injuries commonly experienced by warm-weather fitness enthusiasts, Jill Horbacewicz, Chair of the Physical Therapy Department at the School of Health Sciences, has compiled a list of user-friendly guidelines. 

Joan Foley Named Kermit Gitenstein Distinguished Professor of Health Law & Policy

July 20, 2015
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Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Associate Professor Joan Foley has been named the Kermit Gitenstein Distinguished Professor of Health Law & Policy for the 2015-2016 academic year. 

Touro to Offer Required Legal Exams for Sabbath Observers

July 16, 2015
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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.

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Holds Successful Fundraiser for Minority Scholarships

July 14, 2015
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New York, N.Y. – Nearly $66,000 was raised by the Harlem community to fund scholarships for underrepresented minorities to attend Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine at the school’s second official “parlor” meeting hosted recently by attorneys John Lynch and Sylvia Khatcherian at their home on West 116th Street in Harlem.

Patricia Salkin Named Interim Provost for Graduate and Professional Division at Touro College

July 13, 2015
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New York, N.Y. — Patricia E. Salkin, dean of the Touro Law Center, was appointed the Touro Graduate and Professional Division interim provost, Touro College President, Dr. Alan Kadish announced today. Salkin, who will assume her new role on August 1st, is a nationally renowned scholar, educator and expert in policy and government ethics. An accomplished administrator, she has held numerous leadership appointments within the American Bar Association, the American Association of Law Schools and the American Law Institute. Salkin also serves as co-chair of the New York State Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Legal Education. She will continue to serve as Dean of the Jacob D. Fuchsberg Touro Law Center while the search for a permanent provost continues.

Dr. Roslyn Sofer Receives Marilyn Moffat Award For Distinguished Service

July 02, 2015
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New York, N.Y. - Dr. Roslyn Sofer, Assistant Professor in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Touro College School of Health Sciences (SHS), was a recent recipient of the 2015 Dr. Marilyn Moffat Award for Distinguished Service. The award recognizes members of the New York Physical Therapy Association (NYPTA) who have made an outstanding contribution, and demonstrated consistent service to the physical therapy (PT) profession. It is the highest award given by the NYPTA.