Aug 18 2011
2011 NYCOM Summer Research Symposium
Everyone is invited to attend the NYCOM Summer 2011 Research Symposium.
When: August 24, 2011
Where: NYCOM II (Riland) Auditorium
Noon-1pm Poster Presentations – all students in the program (front hallway)
1-2 pm Short talks – 3 students will be selected to present short (~10’) talks on their summer research projects (auditorium)
Come support our student researchers and learn about the research activities of some of the NYCOM faculty.
This program has been coordinated with Academic Affairs to enable 1st and 2nd year students to attend.
Refreshments will be served.
Aug 17 2011
We will be selling tickets for the Movie Break - "30 Minutes Or Less" this week in front of the William/Mollie Rogers Auditorium (sold by the second year class officers).
You will need your NYCOM student ID with you to purchase these tickets.
• Wednesday, August 17th: 12:00PM - 1:30PM
• Thursday, August 18th: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
• Friday, August 19th: 12:00PM - 1:00PM -At the Activties Fair - Look for the Class of 2014 table
Location: Glen Cove Theater
Movie: 30 Minutes Or Less
Date: Monday, August 22nd, 2011
Time: 7:15PM (please arrive by 6:45)
Ticket Price: $5.00 cash only (includes admission and voucher for ONE FREE POPCORN AND SODA!)
Please note that tickets will be sold to 1st and 2nd year students only (the theater has been rented out solely to 1st and 2nd year NYCOM students). Limit is one ticket per person, so please bring your student ID with you when purchasing your ticket, as well as to the Glen Cove Theater
May 10 2011
Dr. Reem Abu-Sbaih Accepted as Fellow
), assistant professor of osteopathic manipulative medicine at NYCOM, has been accepted as a fellow in a new program to train mid-career osteopathic physicians as clinical researchers. She is one of only 14 fellows in the inaugural class at the Osteopathic Research Center in Fort Worth, Texas, and will attend weekend seminars through next December to complete training in clinical research.
Apr 19 2011
NYCOM Vice President Highlighted in Newsday
Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee, vice president for health sciences and medical affairs at NYIT’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, was highlighted in the article “Old Westbury doctor blazing a policy trail” in Newsday on April 2.
Apr 19 2011
Experimental Biology Poster Presentation
(OMS-II) and Diana Teplitsky
(OMS-II), in a collaboration with their mentor Dr. Eduard I. Dedkov
(Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences), presented the research posters entitled “The neuropeptide Y (NPY)-Y receptor and vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP)-VPAC receptor signaling systems are present within the developing coronary vasculature of the avian embryonic heart
” and “Neuropeptide Y receptor Y2 is involved in morphogenic modulation of VEGF-induced coronary vessel formation
”, respectively, at the Experimental Biology 2011 meeting in Washington, DC (April 9th – April 13th). The meeting abstracts have been published in the FASEB Journal 2010; v. 25: 684.4 and 684.3.
Apr 19 2011
Eduard I. Dedkov, M.D., Ph.D.
Eduard I. Dedkov
, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences, served as the Organizer and Chair of American Association of Anatomist Symposium entitled “Sex & Gender-Based Differences in the Cardiovascular System
” that took place on April 10 during Experimental Biology 2011 meeting in Washington, DC (April 9 – April 13).
Apr 19 2011
AAA Graduate Student Poster Presentation Award Winner
Diana Teplitsky (OMS-II) is the Winner of American Association of Anatomists (AAA) Graduate Student Poster Presentation Award 2011 for her research poster entitled “Neuropeptide Y receptor Y2 is involved in morphogenic modulation of VEGF-induced coronary vessel formation”.
Apr 05 2011
Neuroscience and Histology News
A publication written by members of the NYCOM Neuroscience and Histology department was accepted into the journal of Neuroscience
Silent information regulator 1 mediates hippocampal SIRT1 mediates hippocampal plasticity through presenilin 1. Neuroscience. 179:32-40.
Torres G., Dileo J.N., Hallas B.H., Horowitz J.M., Leheste J.R. (2011).
Also, Dr. Joerg Leheste participated as a judge in the LI Science Fair.
Joerg Leheste, Ph.D. from the Department of Neuroscience and Histology, participated as judge in The Charles Duggan Long Island Science & Engineering Fair held at the Crest Hollow Country Club Woodbury, NY on March 22, 2011.
The Long Island Science & Engineering Fair is an extremely successful event that attracts the participation of sixty-three public schools and six private schools involving 500 high school students competing for scholarships, tuition grants, internships and scientific field trip.