News: College of Osteopathic Medicine
Mar 05 2014

Otis Webb Brawley, M.D., FACP speaks at Provocative Perspectives on Health Series

We are very pleased to have Otis Webb Brawley, M.D., FACP, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer and Executive Vice President of the American Cancer Society, as our next speaker for the Provocative Perspectives on Health Lecture Series, co-sponsored by the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine and the NYIT School of Health Professions.

Dr. Brawley is also the author of the illuminating book, How We Do Harm: A Doctor Breaks Ranks About Being Sick in America, which “exposes the underbelly of healthcare today- the overtreatment of the rich, the under treatment of the poor, the financial conflicts of interest that determine the care that physicians provide…”, and much more.

This event was held Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. at the Riland Auditorium. 

View the full lecture here

Our next distinguished speaker will be Richard “Buz” Cooper, M. D.,  Director of  NYIT Center for the Future of the Health Care Workforce and author of a landmark study on the Physician Shortage Dilemma.  The event will be on Wednesday, April 9, 2014,  at the Riland Auditorium, 4:00 p.m.- doors opening 3:30 p.m. for seating- Light refreshments will be served.


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