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Rivka Felberman of Crown Heights Receives Prestigious Maimonides Award

December 09, 2016
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The Science Behind Compassionate Care Inspires Touro College Graduate to Pursue Rewarding Career in Nursing

New York, N.Y. – Rivka Felberman is a young woman in her early 20’s who is wise beyond her years. She recently graduated with a B.S. in Nursing at Touro College School of Health Sciences (SHS) and was the recipient of the prestigious Maimonides Award for demonstrating the highest professional ideals by a health care practitioner.

Bath Beach Resident Dr. Steve Vouyiouklis is Lauded for Achievement in Healthcare

November 23, 2016
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From Patient to Care Giver - A Life-Changing Event Leads Touro Grad to a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and the Prestigious Maimonides Award

New York, N.Y. – After three years of hard work, Touro College graduate Steve Vouyiouklis earned his degree as a Doctor of Physical Therapy.

Dr. Howard R. Feldman Elected to Fellowship of the Geological Society of America

November 21, 2016
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From Jurassic Period and Beyond – Scarsdale Paleontologist and Professor is Recognized for Global Scientific Research on Prehistoric Marine Life

New York, N.Y. – Dr. Howard R. Feldman of Scarsdale, N.Y., who is Professor and Chair of Geology and Environmental Sciences at Touro College in New York City, was elected as fellow of the Geological Society of America (GSA) and recognized for his contributions to geological research at the organization’s recent Presidential Address and Awards Ceremony in Denver, CO.

Touro College to Offer L.I. Students Entry to Health Sciences Programs

November 09, 2016
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School of Health Sciences Accepting Select High School Honors Candidates Choosing Professions as Physical and Occupational Therapists and Physician Assistants

New York, N.Y.  –High school honor students across Long Island who choose to become physical therapists, occupational therapists, or physician assistants can get a head start on their college careers through a new Integrated Honors Track at Touro College School of Health Sciences (SHS) in Bay Shore.

Oncology Expert Chosen to Head Pharmacy Practice Department

October 27, 2016
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New York, N.Y. – Dr. Nelly Adel has been named chair of the Pharmacy Practice Department of the Touro College of Pharmacy, Dean Henry Cohen, PharmD, announced today.

Congressman Mark Meadows to Headline Special Program on Anti-Israel Bias

October 26, 2016
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New York, N.Y. – Touro College and University System will present an important and informative discussion titled Anti-Israel Bias: How Real and Widespread Is It, and How Can We Respond to It

Touro College Draws Top Employers at Student Career Fair

October 11, 2016
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New York, N.Y. – Canon. PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Orthodox Union. They were among the more than 40 top-name employers who met with enthusiastic students at the Fall  Career Fair sponsored by the Lander Colleges division of Touro College in New York City. 

Touro Dean Presents Weekly Jewish History Lectures

October 10, 2016
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New York, N.Y.-- Dr. Henry Abramson, Dean of Touro’s Lander College of Arts & Sciences in Flatbush, will be presenting a lecture series on 20th century Jewish personalities. Jewish History @ J, the popular weekly series, resumes October 31 and will be held on Monday nights through December 19. The lecture series is free and open to the community and will take place from 7-8 pm at Touro College’s Flatbush campus at 1602 Avenue J. 

Health Professions Diversity Award Recognizes Inclusion Commitment

October 07, 2016
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Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine is increasing underrepresented minorities in medicine, training physicians to practice in underserved communities.

New York, N.Y.Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Harlem (TouroCOM) has received the 2016 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.

Dr. Martin Levine Appointed Interim Clinical Dean at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harlem

September 30, 2016
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New York, N.Y. – Martin S. Levine, DO, MPH, FACOFP has been named Interim Clinical Dean at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) in Harlem, the College announced today. Dr. Levine has served as Associate Dean for Educational Development and Professor of Family and Community Medicine at TouroCOM since its inception. Additionally, he is a lecturer in the first and second year curriculum in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) and teaches in the OMM lab. He is the third year OMM course director.