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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 Goes to Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

October 07, 2016
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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.

Touro College Unveils New York State’s First New Dental School in Nearly 50 Years

September 30, 2016
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Westchester County, N.Y. Touro College, together with local and regional elected officials and dental industry leaders, today unveiled its new college of dental medicine—New York State’s first new dental school in nearly half a century.

Touro College Commencement 2016-Record Growth Affirms Touro’s Place as Leader in Health Sciences Education

September 27, 2016
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New York, N.Y. –Touro College School of Health Sciences (SHS) celebrated with faculty, family, and friends during a jubilant commencement ceremony on a sunny late-summer afternoon at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts in Brookville, L.I. on Sept. 13.

Touro College Behavioral Sciences Chair Dr. Art Freeman Named Professor Emeritus and Recipient of Honorary Doctorate

August 29, 2016
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New York, N.Y. - Dr. Arthur (Art) Freeman, Chair of Touro College Graduate Department of Behavioral Science at the School of Health Sciences (SHS) was named Professor Emeritus by the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) and was presented with an honorary doctorate for his contributions to the school and to the field of clinical psychology. 

Touro Student Chosen for New Pharmacy Quality Scholars Program

August 23, 2016
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New York, N.Y. – Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) student Sefa Kploanyi has been chosen to participate in the inaugural Pharmacy Quality Alliance-CVS Health Foundation Scholars Program, which is launching on September 1, 2016.

Miriam Turk of NEFESH to Lead Major Programs at Graduate School of Social Work

August 10, 2016
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New York, N.Y. – Miriam Turk, LCSW, a Jewish communal leader with over 20 years of experience in program development and clinical social work in the Orthodox community, has joined the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW) as outreach liaison and recruitment director.

Professor Alex Lopez Receives Awards for Community Service

August 09, 2016
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New York, N.Y. - Alex Lopez, Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy at Touro College School of Health Sciences, was the recipient of honorary awards and recognitions recently for his initiatives and contributions to several Long Island organizations that provide services for at-risk youth and people with disabilities.